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Artist Spotlight: Anthony Padilla

Anthony Padilla has been a performer and instructor for more than 20 years. He has performed with such artists as Paquito Rivera, Arturo Sandoval, Steve Gadd, The Maelstrom Percussion Ensemble and the Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra. Since 1983, he has been conducting workshops throughout the US, for the Eastman School of Music, the New York State Teachers? Association, and the Percussive Arts Society, as well as elementary schools, high schools and colleges. Tony is a freelance musician performing for multiple bands and has done extensive studio recordings throughout New York State.




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