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Today’s guest has been a guitarist with the rhythm and blues group Genesis III, the Jimmy James Jazz Orchestra and has performed as a freelance member of various New York society orchestras. In addition to teaching music, he currently has students from ages 7 to 70, he has also been the guitarist for vocalist Carmen John as well as a classical guitarist for the “From Bach to Broadway” ensembles. A solo guitarist throughout the New York metropolitan area, he has also performed as the guitarist with vocalist Gradie Stone and as a member of the Local 16-248 Jazz Big Band. He is the owner and founder of MillSound Music and is currently the President of the American Federation of Musicians Local 16-248. The American Federation of Musicians is comprised of 80,000 members in the United States and Canada. Its members perform in orchestras, backup bands, festivals, clubs and theaters both on Broadway and on tour. The American Federation of Musicians members also make music for films, TV, commercials and sound recordings and it is the largest union of musicians in the world.It is my honor to introduce today’s guest, Anthony V. Scally Jr.