Likes: reading the newspaper
Favorite food: pineapple
Favorite quote: “Music . . . can name the unnameable and communicate the unknowable.” ― Leonard Bernstein
Composer and multi-instrumentalist Peter Bufano has written original scores for The Big Apple Circus (“Grand Tour” and “40th Anniversary”), The Bindlestiff Family Cirkus (“Cardboard and Duct Tape Spectacular”, “My Last Circus”, and “From The Gutter To The Glitter”), Circus Smirkus (“Alice”, “Pinocchio”, “Zoot Suit Caper”, “Midnight At The Museum”, and “Vaudeville”) , and Spiegelworld (“Nocturne” NYC, Edinburgh, and Los Angeles Productions). His 2011 score for the PBS documentary Circus Dreams won an ASCAP Plus award. Bufano is a graduate of Ringling Brothers and Barnum and Bailey Clown College and Berklee College of Music.