- Teaches students:
- Ages 8+ and special needs
- Teaching since:
Tony D'Amato is a full-time bassist, producer and composer based in Fort Lauderdale. He is the bass player for The Heavy Pets, a nationally touring rock band from South Florida. Tony has over twenty years of professional experience, along with a decade of teaching experience. He is an exceptional communicator and a versatile musician who is fluent in many styles, including rock, jazz, funk, soul, reggae and hip hop.
Lessons are tailored to the goals of each individual student, and concentrate on building proper technique, developing a natural understanding of musical concepts, and applying those skills to real playing situations. Instruction is available in-home, at a private studio in Fort Lauderdale, or via Skype. All ages / experience levels are welcome.
Played over 600 concerts at major venues and festivals across the United States. Released four albums which have been streamed over 1.3 million times on Spotify and played in heavy rotation on SiriusXM radio. Shared the stage with many legendary acts, including Galactic, Umphrey's McGee, The Revivalists, Lettuce, Karl Denson and many more.+ Read More
Played countless shows over the past 20-plus years, from jazz groups to punk bands to wedding gigs, and just about everything in between. Veteran session bassist, musical director and producer. Endorsed by Moollon guitars.