James Austin Wyle

James Austin Wyle of Nashville, TN, performed with the Wyle Band at Summer NAMM 2015 and on Balcony TV. The group’s song “Child of the Night” was also featured in the new comedy show Odd Mom Out on the Bravo channel. Visit thewyleband.com.

Michael Vongova

Michael Vongova of New York City was commissioned by the United Nations to write a piano concerto in commemoration of its 70th anniversary. The work was premiered in New York City in May and was performed in Carnegie Hall in September. Visit michaelvongova.com.

Chris Vasquez

Chris Vasquez of Los Angeles, CA, and Michael Torres ’03 founded SoundLife Music Lessons, providing in-home music lessons in the Los Angeles area. Visit soundlifelessons.com.

Gregorio Uribe

Gregorio Uribe of Brooklyn, NY, and the Gregorio Uribe Big Band released the album Cumbia Universal. The group performed in October at Jazz at Lincoln Center in New York. Visit gregoriouribebigband.com.

Matt Lange

Matt Lange of New York City released his debut album Ephemera, featuring the single “My Love Aside,” on deadmau5’s mau5trap label.

Jamie Lynn Fletcher

Jamie Lynn Fletcher of Greenleaf, WI, released the album My Desire of You. One of the album’s songs was nominated for the 2015 Independent Music Awards in the Jazz with Vocals category. Visit jamielynnfletcher.com.

Charlie Worsham

In November, Charlie Worsham of Nashville, TN, will perform a seven-city tour of the UK. Visit charlieworsham.com.

Dan Cutler

Dan Cutler of New Orleans, LA, plays bass for the Deslondes, whose album was released on June 9. It was featured on NPR’s “First Listen” program.

Timothy Driscoll

Timothy Driscoll of Austin, TX, and his band Dead Earth Politics won the Austin Chronicle’s award for best erforming band: metal for the third straight year. In March they released the EP Men Become Gods. Visit deadearthpolitics.com.

Sam Warshaw

Sam Warshaw of Tamarac, FL, and his wife work in the cruise entertainment industry. His company Warshaw Entertainment casts musicians for jobs on cruise ships. Visit warshawentertainment.com.