Deceased members

January 2023

Volume 123, No. 1January, 2023

Each month, we honor our members who have recently passed. Previous issues of Allegro can be found at

To report the death of a member, send an e-mail to


Jon Bogert, former financial controller of Local 802
Michael E. Burgio, clarinet
Stanley Drucker, clarinet
Jorge Gardos, violin
Jim Hannen, former supervisor at Local 802
Elayne Jones, percussion
Eric Knight, arranger
Gary Schall, percussion
Peter Sokolow, piano* (*for extensive tributes to Peter Sokolow, click here to join a public Facebook group that is celebrating Peter’s life)
Bernard C. Wright, piano

If you have personal memories of any of these musicians that you’d like to share, please send an e-mail to