Tony Waller - Trumpet, Flugelhorn, Piccolo Trumpet
Tony Waller - Studied trumpet at Trinity College of Music, London, before embarking on a very successful career as a freelance trumpet player. Over the years he has toured extensively with artistes such as Gene Pitney, Michel LeGrand, Alison Moyet and Jack Jones as well as working for P&O cruises as theatre trumpet player. A regular member of Tony Jacobs and his Tuxedo Jazz Orchestra, Joe Loss Orchestra , Tony has also worked with the Glenn Miller Orchestra UK, Syd Lawrence Orchestra and the Pasadena Roof Orchestra. Known as a 'crossover' player, Tony is equally playing music from the classical repertoire and for many years was an extra and 'dep' with the Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra. Tony was a member of the London Palladium orchestra which performed for the 2016/17 production of 'Cinderella', starring Paul O'Grady and Julian Clary.
In 2019, Tony retired from the teaching part of his career to concentrate solely on playing, He was trumpet teacher at Sherborne and Bryanston Schools, but previously held posts at schools such as Westminster Cathedral School, Clayesmore and Winchester Cathedral School as well as various schools in the Dorset region.
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