My Profile

Tony Masiello

Year you joined AFM: 

1980

Why are you a member of AFM?: 

The AFM represents the working musician and helps protect our rights and helps us gain employment.

  As a clarinetist, Tony has played in many orchestras, chamber ensembles, and has worked as a pit musician and recording artist for many years.  Some of the notable groups he has played with are: The Phoenix Symphony, The West Valley Symphony, Musica Nova Orchestra, pit orchestra’s in NYC for the Broadway and Off Broadway theatre district’s as well as theatres in Phoenix, Arizona.  In addition to the entire clarinet family, he plays Flute and the Saxophone.  He has been featured in a soundtrack for a Trimark Pictures release of “Warlock the Armageddon.”  Tony has worked as a side musician for artists like Jamie Foxx, Frank Sinatra Jr., Wynonna Judd, Lew Rawls, The Smothers Brothers, and Ray Charles.  

   As an arranger he has worked for BTW concerts in Scottsdale AZ,  creating R and B arrangements, and original music and arrangements for sacred music organizations.  He has created original works for the classroom as a music educator at his teaching position for Scottsdale Public Schools since 1997. This company will have his works as well as the work of musicians who have a unique voice in music to be heard and studied.

Occupation(s): 

Clarinet, E flat Clarinet, Bass Clarinet, Flute and Saxophone.

Interests: 

Anything musical and Golf.

Google+: 

desertreed10@gmail.com

Private Lessons Referrals: 

Yes

Private Lessons Location: 

My private studio in North Phoenix/Glendale area.

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