Mark S. Bonham Centre for
Sexual Diversity Studies

Jerry Pergolesi

Jerry Pergolesi is a doctoral candidate in Music Education at the Faculty of Music and the Collaborative Specialization in the Mark S. Bonham Sexual Diversity Studies at the University of Toronto. Jerry is artistic director and a founding member of Contact Contemporary Music, active in Toronto’s new music community as a percussionist, composer and educator. His the research focusses on queer silence in 20th Century/21st Century music scenes.