Who is Tony?
Tony Barnard started
on guitar in 1970, studying both jazz and classical music passing
all the appropriate exams. Soon he was teaching in schools and at
conservatory level. He has composed for and appeared in television
series, commercials, stage shows and movies and has performed with
the Australian Chamber Orchestra at the Sydney Opera House. He has
appeared at all of Australia's jazz festivals, accompanied visiting
jazz and show-biz stars from overseas, won 'best guitarist' polls,
led his own bands and worked as musical director on cruise ships.