Staff

Johnny


Johnny Bugarin
Boys’ Clinician

Musical Director, Longs Peak Chorus & 52Eighty
Baritone Section Leader, Sound of The Rockies

A Colorado native, Johnny Bugarin has been involved in barbershop since his sophomore year of high school (2010). He is currently pursuing a Bachelors of Music Education degree from Metropolitan State University in Denver, Colorado. He serves as the assistant director for the Loveland, CO BHS Chorus, the Valentine City Chorus. He also serves as the Baritone Section Leader for the Sound of the Rockies chorus here in Denver.

Johnny has been a part of multiple vocal and instrumental ensembles ranging from the Laudamus Chorale to the Boulder Symphony Orchestra. In his time at the University of Northern Colorado he was involved in the top mixed choir under the direction of Dr. Galen Darrough, and was also principal bassoon in the UNC Symphonic band under the direction of Dr. Richard Mayne.

His most recent accomplishment has been with his quartet at the Rocky Mountain District BHS Convention where his quartet finished FIRST in the District competition. His quartet, “The Pine” has been avidly performing in the Colorado area and serves as the former Rocky Mountain District Collegiate champs (2016). The Pine qualified this year for a chance to compete at the 2017 International Convention.

Johnny’s tenure as director of 52eighty started in September of 2015. He is humbled and excited by the talent that he is able to work with in the group

Rod Sgrignoli
Girls’ Clinician

Director, Colorado Chord Company
Visual Director, Sound of The Rockies
Certified Music Judge, BHS
International Chorus Medalist

 

Ruby Blue
Girl’s Teaching Quartet,

Region 8, 1st Place
Sweet Adeline International

The Pine
Boy’s Teaching Quartet

2017 Rocky Mountain District Champions

Dr. Tony Pranaitis
Camp Administrator