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Tony DiGregorio

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Largely self taught on guitar, started at age 10. Later, informal lessons with uncle, Oscar DiGregorio. Lessons Louis E. Bruno. music from Aaron Copland Scool of Music at Queens College. Guitar breifly with Gene Bertoncini. Classical guitar lessons with Dennis Cinelli, composition with Paul Caputo. CD: Was Ist Los Liebe with Mary Anne McSweeney (bass) and John Thomas (drums). Scored film "The Caprice" a film by Jason King. 1985-94 with the Swing Now Trio with various special guests such as Charli Persip, Teddy Charles, Max Kaminsky, Chuck Wayne, Gene Bertoncini, Buddy Tate, Tom Harrel, Eddie Barefield, Mel Lewis, Bobby Watson and many others. Since 1994 has worked with Laurel Watson, Hill Greene, Ken Fiiano, Theo Wilson, Nicki Parrot, John Rasczka, Tim Hays & others. Recently released his CD "I LOVE PANCAKES!" on the Bovine Bop label. Tim Hays, alto sax; Nathan Paris, trombone; Hill Greene, bass; Joe Peterson, bass; Tony DiGregorio, guitar.