Welcome to Class Notes online—a space for you to post your news and read about your classmates' recent activities.
News from your classmates
Gail Nelson-Holgate '67 M.M. currently enjoys a versatile career in which she sings, performs, teaches voice privately, and narrates for educational and recorded books. She is also a principle actor on a national MEDICARE TV Commercial in which she is shown sharing prevention benefits with a girlfriend. Her upcoming performances include: Port Washington Library Jazz Concert on Sunday, January 22, 2012 at 3 p.m. located at One Library Drive, Port Washington, Long Island, New York. Three "Pop/Jazz" Concerts entitled, It’s About Time! at the Historic Asolo Theatre as part of the The Artists Series of Sarasota, Florida 5401 Bayshore Road Sunday, March 4, 2012 (2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.) and Tuesday, March 6th (7:30 p.m.) with pianist, Howard Begun. 2012-01-13
Pianist/Keyboardist Bernie Worrell ’67 released a new album of jazz standards on Scufflin’ Records entitled Bernie Worrell: Standards. This is the eighth solo album for Worrell who was a founding member and Musical Director of the original Parliament-Funkadelic (P-Funk) and has collaborated and toured extensively with the Talking Heads. Bernie was honored by NEC with a Lifetime Achievement Award during the Jazz 40th celebration in 2010. He currently resides in Hampton, New Jersey. 2011-12-08
Liana Lansing ’67, ’69 M.M. continues to direct several choruses in the Denver area. Her Show Choir, the “New Chords” will perform a gala concert at Windsor Gardens in May. SHIR AMI, Songs of our People Jewish World Music ensemble, will sing in honor of Holocaust Day in May, presenting poems of the children of Terezin concentration camp, set to music by Howard Treibitz. Gal-axies Women's Chorale, performs for many senior communities, and the Colorado Welsh Chorale celebrated St David's Day in Denver, performing a work by local Boulder composer Bill Douglas. 2011-05-02
Help find your lost classmates
Unfortunately, NEC has lost touch with some of your classmates. If you have e-mail or other contact information for any of the people listed below, please let us know so that we can keep them informed of reunions and other NEC activities.
John Edward Adams, Heidrun Behncke, Robert Charles Best Jr., Joseph Frank Boucher, Linda Janice Burkhart, Michael Lindsay Campbell, Michael Anthony Camporiale, Vickie Cook Casey, Sandra Diane Clouse, Louise E. Freedman, Patrick Eugene Gould, John Howard Gregory, Robert W. Hansen, Louise Marie Harubin, Kiyoshi Ito, Sylvia Ann King, Patricia Jo Lambert, Marie St. Germain Lewis, Marta Mikes, G. Russell Miller, Carol Cotter Moore, Tsunenori Okamoto, Sadako Ozistek-Yokoyama, Linda Ann Salerno, Pauline Pao-ling Ma Shen, Lucille Wyne Simpson, Ellen Slingerlan Vincent, John P. Weber, Deborah Weimar, Betty Weinstock, Mildred Wernet, Elizabeth Kimbrough Williamson.