Sam Dechenne

Sam Dechenne of Cambridge, MA, released the Cocek! Brass Band album Here Comes Shlomo. Visit

Yuko Yamamura

Yuko Yamamura of Woodside, NY, played the concert “Crossing Borders: Music Dialog of Two French Horns” at the Opera America Center in New York City. Visit

Marcelo Feldman

Marcelo Feldman of North Hollywood, CA, started the YouTube channel “The Bass Wizard.” Visit

Scott Brown

Scott Brown of Columbus, OH, is senior counsel in the Marketing and Intellectual Property Practice Group at Nationwide Insurance. He is on the board of the arts education nonprofit the Dick & Jane Project.

Krysta Youngs

Krysta Youngs of Studio City, CA, released the song “The Magic of Christmastime” featuring pianist Ruslan Sirota ’03. Visit

Stefano Switala

Stefano Switala of Rome, Italy, scored the film Winx Club: The Mystery of the Abyss and wrote music for a television campaign about violence against women. Visit

F. Javier Vargas

F. Javier Vargas of Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, led the jazz big band of the National Conservatory of Santo Domingo at the Dominican Republic Jazz Festival.

Nobuki Takamen

Nobuki Takamen of Jersey City, NJ, toured in Europe, performing at the Nisville and Petrovac jazz festivals and released the album Solo Guitar. Visit

Garth Stevenson

Garth Stevenson of New York City and Annie Lynch ’08 composed music for the films Tracks and Red Knot.

Marco Pacassoni

Marco Pacassoni of Fano, Italy, released the album Happiness, featuring Michel Camilo. The band will tour Europe, Asia, and South America. Visit