Musician of the GSO since: 2005
Other Orchestral Experience: Waterloo Chamber Players, North bay and Sudbury
Symphonies, UWO Orchestra
Academics and teachers: John Simonelli, Ronald George, Robert Creech
Other Occupations: Science teacher, luthier
Q & A with Tony Why play horn? Playing horn gives me an energy and a focus that spills into other areas of my life. How did you get interested in classical music? I grew up with it in the home. Favourite indulgence? A hike through the forest Greatest musical influence? James Taylor Best gig you've ever performed at? Singing tenor in a performance of Beethoven 9 Favourite food? Thai Dream Vacation? Vienna, Salzburg Outside interests? Woodworking, instrument making Favourite Works? Dvorak Symphonies 6 & 7, Brahms Requiem, Strauss Don Juan What's a fact no one would know about you? If I told you then you'd know.