Wang Lee-Hom

Wang Lee-Hom of New York CIty starred in the movie Blackhat, directed and produced by Michael Mann.

Avishai Cohen

Trumpeter Avishai Cohen of Brooklyn, NY, released the album Dark Nights with his trio Triveni featuring drummer Nasheet Watts and bassist Omer Avital.

Jerome Sabbagh

Saxophonist Jerome Sabbagh of Brooklyn, NY, released the album The Turn on vinyl, funded by a Kickstarter campaign, featuring Ben Monder, Joe Martin, and Ted Poor. Visit

Glenn Guay

Glenn Guay of Dayville, CT, plays guitar on the album For Our Freedom and Yours by indie folk-rock group Hans Kraenzlin. The group recently toured Western Europe. Visit

Hugo Fernandez

Hugo Ferrnandez ’98
Hugo Ferrnandez ’98

Guitarist Hugo Fernandez of Madrid, Spain, released the CD Cosmogram featuring his jazz compositions played by drummer Antonio Sanchez ’97, saxophonist Ariel Bringuez, and bassist Antonio Miguel.

Anat Cohen

Anat Cohen of New York City released the album Luminosa. The music features Brazilian tunes penned by Milton Nascimento, Romero Lubambo, and others as well as four of Cohen’s originals.

Chris Ward

Chris Ward of Eugene, OR, has been touring the world as the guitarist for swing band the Cherry Poppin’ Daddies. The band completed a recording of 14 Prohibition-era swing tunes, featuring Ward on guitar and tenor banjo.

Monique Mizrahi

In May, Monique Mizrahi of Brooklyn, NY, released the album Out Comes Woman. It appeared via DSD (direct stream digital) in Japan. Visit

Jason Anderson

Jason Anderson of Baltimore, MD, composed the 13-piece horn arrangement for Christina Aguilera’s NBA All-Star Game performance, which Rob Lewis ’94 produced.

Nicolas Meier

Guitarist Nicolas Meier of Guilford, U.K., is touring with Jeff Beck and ZZ Top and appears on the Jeff Beck Live in Tokyo 2014 DVD. He has recorded an album with guitarist Pete Oxley, as well as a third album with his metal band Seven7. Visit