Linda Lorence Critelli of Tenafly, NJ, is president of the New York chapter of the Recording Academy. She is the vice president of writer/publisher relations for the performing rights organization SESAC.
Stephan Sieber of Basel, Switzerland, worked with producer George Whitty on a new album. Among the featured performers are Vinx, Dean Brown ’77 (guitar), Sieber (percussion) and George Whitty (keyboards).
Pengbian Sang of Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, was nominated for Soberano Awards in the Arranger/Orchestrator and Album of the Year categories for his band Retro Jazz’s CD. It includes Federico Mendez ’00, and faculty members Dan Cantor and Jonathan Wymer worked on the album.