Ron Stahl

Ron Stahl of Gaylordsville, CT, appeared on the Jay Willie Blues Band’s CD Rumblin’ and Slidin’

Brian Michaud

Brian Michaud of Somerset, MA, received his doctor of musical arts degree from Boston University and published the book The Road to Nyn

Lisa Donahey

Singer Lisa Donahey of Van Nuys, CA, released Lisa Donahey Takes on Broadway, with help from Chris Gestrin ’95. Visit

Reg Bloor

Reg Bloor of New York City performed at the Red Bull Music Academy New York Festival and at the OFF Festival in Katowice, Poland.

Call for Scores : Kirill Gerstein Collaborative Series

Kirill Gerstein will teach individual piano students, hold piano seminars, and coach chamber
music, as well as develop cooperative projects between students at Berklee College of Music
and The Boston Conservatory thus encouraging cross-pollination between the various
musical styles. One such initial project is to create an ensemble with student musicians from
both institutions. Under Gerstein’s guidance, the group will call for submissions of new
original compositions by students during the Fall semester of 2014. Mr. Gerstein will select

Menachem Wiesenberg - Composer's Portrait


Join hands through the unique prism of this Israeli composer's work.

The evening showcases some of Wiesenberg's diverse musical oeuvre, from arrangements of Israeli folk songs to chamber music.

FEATURING: The Borromeo Quartet, Tutti Druyan (voice), Brian Calhoon (percussion), David Wallace (viola), Larry Bell and Tal Zilber (piano).

ADMISSION is free - one performance only

Q & A led by Matti Kovler - RECEPTION will follow


Thoughts for Entrepeneurial Musicians

Alan Reese

Insights for musicians looking to get better at financial planning and managing risk.

German Jazz Connections

Kurt Maas ’65

L.A. Newsbriefs

Justine Taormino

Vocalist Shawna Corso ’11

Nashville Pros

David Petrelli

Guitarist and author Eric  Normand ’89