Originally from Long Island, New York, Tony is in demand as a double bassist throughout the New England area. He serves as principal bass of the Boston Modern Orchestra Project, Odyssey Opera, and the Boston Philharmonic, and is a member of the Rhode Island Philharmonic and Portland Symphony. Tony’s career routinely encompasses a myriad of styles including symphonic and chamber music, jazz ensembles and nationally touring musical theater productions. He has served as member of the Boston Musicians’ Association Board of Directors since 2001, and was chairman of the Portland Symphony’s organizing committee when that ensemble elected to become a union orchestra. He is the founding director of the Theatre Musicians Association’s Boston chapter, and is currently serving as the national president of that organization.