Noted composer, percussionist and long-time CalArts faculty member John Bergamo passed away on Saturday (Oct. 19) at the age of 73. In 1970, Bergamo founded the Percussion Program at CalArts,…Continue reading »
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Video from a 2001 Hands On’Ensemble performance featuring Bergamo. Master percussionist and CalArts’ Percussion Program founder John Bergamo was inducted into the Percussive Arts Society (PAS) Hall of Fame earlier…Continue reading »
Last Saturday night (Nov. 14) CalArts’ Alumni Association honored several individuals who have made significant contributions to the lives of CalArts alumni and the greater arts community at the Institute’s…Continue reading »
The above video is of the Hands On’Semble performing Shradhanjali (Part 3), a composition by John Bergamo, at CalArts in 2008. Every year, CalArts’ Alumni Association pays tribute to individuals…Continue reading »