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Watch and Listen: The Tony Miceli Ensemble's Tribute to Grover

Vibraphonist Tony Miceli

Vibraphonist and educator Tony Miceli is a Philadelphia legend in his own right. His performance and teaching career has brought him around the world. Tony and his ensemble will be paying tribute to another Philly legend, the late, great Grover Washington Jr. 

Watch the performance recorded live on the WRTI Facebook Page.

Grover’s music has truly stood the test of time, and Miceli and the group will present their take on his classics. This is all in support of their upcoming show at the Barnes Foundation on Friday, November 2nd, which will feature one of Grover’s former bandmates, percussionist Doc Gibbs.


The Ensemble:

Tony Miceli - Vibes

Chris Farr – Sax

Tiffany Jones – Vocals

Kevin Hanson – Guitar

Micah Jones – Bass

Harry Butch Reed – Drums

Maureen began her radio career at WRTI in 1999 while studying broadcasting at Temple University. Determined to make it in the entertainment industry, she took advantage of all the creative opportunities presented to her at WRTI - she hosted the overnight jazz broadcasts through her entire college career, she was an arts and culture reporter, and she soaked up the jazz biz from her many WRTI mentors.