Pete's Percussion Podcast: Episode 9 - Jeff Calissi (part 2)

Part 2 of "Calissi-Fest" includes Jeff showering me with compliments about the Podcast (00:03:10), taping songs off the radio (00:04:15), getting to UNCG (00:05:55), the highlight of his life...meeting me (00:43:10), studying under Cort McClaren and problems in percussion literature (01:00:15), issues with PASIC College Concerts (01:09:20), working at North Carolina A&T (01:17:15), and family and job concerns when getting the full-time gig in the Northeast (01:29:30).

Concludes with a "Man in the Mirror" rave (01:45:45).


Laura Franklin on the Podcast

Jason Kihle on the Podcast

Giorgio by Moroder - Daft Punk

Nathan Daughtrey

Cort McClaren

Schenkerian Analysis

Run to the Hills - Iron Maiden

Living After Midnight - Judas Priest

Tom Morgan

MUS 749 at UNCG

Greg Carroll

Al Wojtera

Velocities - Joseph Schwantner

Biff from Back to the Future

Jorge Sargimentos Marimba Concerto

Mambo from West Side Story - Dudamel

Tim Mainland

John Williams


"Man in the Mirror" official video

MJ at the 1988 Grammys