Bard Faculty

John Esposito

Visiting Assistant Professor of Music

Academic Program Affiliation(s): Africana Studies, Music

Biography:

Musician, composer. Studied with Robert Ashley, John Cage, Elliott Carter, Frederick Rzewski. Has performed and/or recorded with Rashied Ali, Nick Brignola, Dave Douglas, Beaver Harris, Dave Holland, Carter Jefferson, Franklin Kiermyer, J. R. Montrose, Arthur Rhames, Sam Rivers, Roswell Rudd, Pharaoh Sanders, Bill Saxton, Woody Shaw, John Stubblefield, others. Recent recordings include The Blue People with the John Esposito Quintet (SunJump, 2006); Down Blue Marlin Road with the John Esposito Trio (SunJump, 2006); Extra Pressure with Eric Person and Meta-Four (Distinction Records, 1999). At Bard since 2001.

Contact:

Phone: 845-594-3133
Website: http://sunjumprecords.com
E-mail: esposito@bard.edu