Emmanuelle Somer

Emmanuelle Somer of Saint-Dyé-sur-Loire, France, released the CD Parce que! with Henri Roger, Eric-Maria Couturier and Bruno Tocanne. Visit emmanuellesomer.com

Manfred Junker

Manfred Junker of Konstanz, Germany, and fellow guitarist John Stowell recorded the duo CD Here At Last. Visit manfredjunker.com.

Jeff Ellwood

Jeff Ellwood ’96
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Matt Perko

Jeff Ellwood of Placentia, CA, has collaborated with Jerry Bergonzi ’68 to catalog all of Bergonzi’s compositions. Free portions can be downloaded at jeffellwood.net

Prashant Aswani

Prashant Aswani of Venice, CA, released the album Visions. Visit prashantaswani.com.

Boris Berlin

Boris Berlin of New York City and Zenon Marko of the group Metasonica, released the album Classica. It features the single “Romance” and the composition “Eternal Return” which also appeared on the compilation album Die welt ist klang (Carpe Sonum Records). Visit metasonica.com. 

Peter Barr

Peter Barr of Brooklyn, NY, released a self-made video for his song “Stand” on YouTube.

Martin Case

Martin Case of Boston, MA, and Joseph Brogan ’75 released the album Awakening. Brogan played woodwinds, and Case composed and played numerous instruments on the album. Visit martincasemusic.com.

Jason Eckardt

Composer Jason Eckardt of Kerhonkson, NY, was commissioned by violinist Miranda Cuckson to write a work for her album with pianist Blair McMillen. Eckardt is an associate professor of composition at City University of New York. Visit mirandacuckson.com. 

Rob Macomber

Rob Macomber of Carmel, NY, records and mixes live music broadcasts for Jazz at Lincoln Center’s performance venues. 

Mindi Abair

Saxophonist Mindi Abair of Hollywood, CA, released the album Wild Heart, featuring Gregg Allman, Joe Perry, Booker T. Jones, Keb’ Mo’, Trombone Shorty, Waddy Wachtel, and others. Visit mindiabair.com