John Fumo maintains an active performing, recording, composing, and touring schedule in addition to his USC and California Institute of the Arts teaching.
He has released dozens of CDs to date. His most recent being UNDER A COVID MOON, with FUMO LANDAS and Walsh 2021
He has played, recorded, and toured with a long and diverse list of major artists including Neil Diamond, Neil Young, Toni Bennett, Lady Gaga, The Brian Setzer Orchestra, Crosby Stills & Nash, Smokey Robinson, Avenged Sevenfold, Harry Connick Jr., Brian McKnight, Celine Dion, Tower of Power, Faith Hill, Al Jarreau, Whitney Houston, Juan Gabriel, k.d. lang, James Brown, Charlie Haden, Phoebe Snow, John Tesh, Bon Jovi, Mel Tormé, and many others.
He has also performed on dozens of film scores, hundreds of Broadway shows in Los Angeles, and his TV appearances include The David Letterman Show, Oprah, Ellen, Jimmy Kimmel, American Idol, and The Tonight Show.
John’s compositions have been in numerous TV and Film scores including Mad Men, Aquarius, 50/50, Suits, and Switched at Birth.
“John Fumo is one of the major players in the Los Angeles-based avant-garde scene. His ability to improvise under any setting (from bop to free jazz) has long been a valuable asset.”