@SmoothJazzNoteworthy · Musician/Band
Producer, bassist and studio rat. Tony gives 100% at whatever he does. He currently has a hit record: Sexy Somethin which was the 2nd most played smooth jazz cd of 2020 with over 14 K spins. As the son of the legendary Merl Saunders, Tony has played all over the world with some of the biggest names in music including Paul Jackson Jr., Nils, Chaka, Joe Sample, David Crosby, Ringo Starr and a host of others. And Tony continues to donate his time to Bread and Roses, playing music for people who are homebound.
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Composer for cable TV, producer and Guitar player. His music has appeared on many popular shows including Jerry Sienfield’s “Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee”. He has performed with Dick Dale and the Del Tones, Ralph Woodson, and is a founding member of Guitarzilla, Norcals most rockin surf band. His influences range from smooth jazz to the sounds of Eric Johnson and Jimi Hendrix.
Composer, producer, educator and keyboardist extrodinaire who is equally at home tickling the ivories at the piano, taking us to church on the Hammond B3, or laying down the funk on electronic keyboards. His playing style has been embraced by a diverse range of artists including blues guitar legend Chris Cain, rock guitar legend Ronnie Montrose, singer Davey Pattison of Gamma, and latin jazz greats Pete Escovedo and Ray Obiedo. Greg also supports youth education by doing assembly presentations at schools sharing his passion for the cultural diversity that shaped American music.
Performer and educator – He is founder of Napa’s premier drum education center: Steve Trovao Drums. He has performed with a number of popular norcal bands including: JD Bauman, The Neutrals and the award winning Used Blues Band. He is also a founding member of Guitarzilla. Steve is a top notch drummer at home with almost any style.