Julian Graciano

Julián Graciano of Buenos Aires, Argentina, released the CD Caminos with his Tango En Tres trio. 


Bleu of Los Angeles, CA, completed a successful PledgeMusic campaign to fund his fifth album To Hell with You

Paulo Tozzi

Pianist Paulo Tozzi of São Paulo, Brazil, has released two albums: a CD of duos and trios and a solo piano CD. 

Walter Gross

Walter Gross, of Brooklyn, NY, EMI Music’s senior director of digital marketing, announced Blue Note Records’ new Spotify App.  

Alfredo Villela

Alfredo Villela of Marblehead, MA, released the CD Detachment, an album of shamanic music created to assist those seeking to quit addictive or destructive behaviors. Blending old and new instrumentation, Villela plays pre-Hispanic Mexican instruments as well as synthesziers.

Oscar Feldman

Saxophonist Oscar Feldman of New York City released his debut album, Oscar e Familia. He also plays with Berklee faculty member Dave Samuels and his Caribbean Jazz Project. Visit www.oscarfeldman.ar. 

Roy Shakked

In September Roy Shakked, of Silver Lake, CA, under the moniker Holmes, released the album Complication Simplified. Visit www.sweetholmes.com. 

Anne Marie David

Anne Marie David of Natick, MA, released the solo piano CD Snow on Snow, an album of Christmas music. Visit www.annemariedavid.com

Ben Klinger

Ben Klinger of Kent, WA, published the book Why We Play: A Guide to Finding the Right Piano. For more information visit www.whyweplay.net. 

Bryan Beller

In December, bassist Bryan Beller of Nashville, TN, and the Aristocrats released the CD/DVD Boing, We’ll Do It Live! The Aristocrats at Alvas Showroom