Pete's Percussion Podcast: Episode 23 - Casey Cangelosi

James Madison University Percussion Professor and @Percussion Podcast creator and co-host Casey Cangelosi and I talk about our experiences podcasting (02:15), and follow with Casey talking about getting the job and teaching at Concord University (WV) (06:25), transitioning from adjunct to full-time teaching (16:00), being on the job market and then getting the job and settling in at James Madison University (24:00), writing pieces as himself and under pseudonyms (29:00), growing up in Logan, Utah (40:00), musings about his @Percussion Podcast (50:40), Casey’s Dad’s basketball career at LSU (01:08:00), high school and college years in and out of Utah State (01:11:00), taking a year off to get fired at Old Navy (01:34:00), doing one master’s at Boston Conservatory (01:35:00), and a second at Rice University (01:50:00), and self-publishing (01:55:45).  I then subject Casey to some Random Questions (02:05:35).

Finishing with a rave on Trombone Shorty (02:13:25).


Casey Cangelosi's Homepage

Casey Cangelosi's JMU page

Casey Cangelosi's Innovative Percussion Page

@ Percussion and on YouTube

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Laurel Black

Ben Charles

Tracy Wiggins

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Laura (Zamzow) Lynch

Tim Mainland

David Ball

Jack Sheffler

Holst First Suite for Band

"3 Etudes for Snare Drum" - Rupert Kettle

"TEMAZCAL" - Javier Alvarez

Peter Steele

"Figment V" - Elliot Carter

Mike Overman

"Personal Jesus" - Depeche Mode

"Chains of Love" - Erasure

"West End Girls" - Pet Shop Boys

Charlotte Mabrey

Dennis Griffin

James Cangelosi

"Whiplash" - Metallica

"One" - Metallica

"Peace Sells" - Megadeth

"Symphony of Destruction" - Megadeth

South Park

Sam Merciers -

Julia Gaines

Keith Aleo

Svet Stoyanov

"Sorrow" - Bad Religion

"Rebonds" - Iannis Xenakis

Charles Dowd

Pius Cheung

Eriko Daimo

"Love Lies Bleeding" - Elton John

"Scherzo" from Symphony No. 8 - Dmitri Shostakovich

Thomas Rohrer

Nancy Zeltsman

Samuel Solomon

Richard Brown

"Concerto No. 2" - Cangelosi

Andreas Pichardo-Rosenthal





Sharknado 3 trailer


"Hurricane Season" - Trombone Shorty