Tony Marino (composer, pianist, leader) has created a loyal following and not all of his listeners are jazz enthusiast. His style seems to capture listeners from other genres continuously.
To date, Tony has released nine CDs of original songs using various Latin styles of music: samba, bossa nova, frevo, tango, montuno, bolero, bebop, swing, baiao, funk and calypso to name a few.
Tony Marino – Thanks For The Music (Press Release) Sometimes, you need to look back in order to move forward.
Tony Marino is an eclectic and innovative artist who is breaking industry conventions with his new release “ThankYou for the Music”. In a time when artists are trying to “hide” their background and refuse to acknowledge where they come from, Tony is not afraid to highlight his musical background and pay homage to his favorite artists.
A Philadelphia native, Tony seamlessly wows listeners with a stunningly diverse musical vocabulary, encompassing genres such as jazz, calypso, swing, and Latin into his sensational music. “Thank You for The Music” is a studio effort fueled by passion, where Tony explores the influence of seminal performers, widely recognized for their contribution to music on a global scale.
The release features seven original Latin Jazz songs, each arguably inspired by one of the artists whose name is immortalized on the record’s minimalistic artwork