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Anthony Paul Gairo

Tony Gairo maintains an active schedule of performances as a leader of the Tony Gairo Band, an 11-piece ensemble based primarily in Philadelphia, and the Tony Gairo Big Band, a 17-piece Jazz Orchestra and as a sideman in a variety of ensembles. He is a jazz composer having had a tenure in the prestigious BMI New York Jazz Composer's Workshop (2001-5) with nearly 100 works in the book. He is an adjunct professor at Lafayette, Muhlenberg and Moravian Colleges in the Lehigh Valley of PA.


Selmer Mark VI alto saxophone ser# 234097 Selmer SuperAction 80 Series II alto saxophone ser# 396423 Selmer Mark VI tenor saxophone ser# 183548 Selmer Mark VI baritone saxophone (low Bb) ser# 143471 Yanagisawa S6 soprano saxophone ser# 11753263 Selmer 10G clarinet ser# Y1868 Powell 2100 flute ser# 21-0018 Noblet wood bass clarinet c.1950s ser# 3505 Buffet A Clarinet c.1930s


Primary Instrument


Willing to teach

Advanced only


Faculty at Moravian, Muhlenberg and Lafayette Colleges Jazz Ensemble Director, Muhlenberg Jazz Combo Director, Moravian Private studio rates: $50/hour; $35/half hour

Albums by Anthony Paul Gairo

Album Treacherous by Anthony Paul Gairo


Sea Breeze Jazz


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