Born: February 3, 1967
Tony has performed in all types of musical situations. He started his professional career at age 16 playing in clubs and showcases with everything from Top 40 and R&B bands to award-winning jazz big bands and combos - among others. Tony has performed with many bands and artists including funk drum legend Mike Clark (Herbie Hancock’s Head Hunters). Tony has studied improvisation with Randy Vincent (SSU faculty /Bebop andBeyond),Bruce Foreman (Bay Area guitarist), Tuck Andress (Tuck and Patti), and jazz great Joe Pass. Tony is currently working as a freelance musician in the Sacramento and San Francisco Bay areas.