Bio’s

Greg Vannoy

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Co-Founder of the Pensacola Bay Concert Band, is retired from 25 years in the medical field, after having served 10 years in healthcare management. A Pensacola native, he was most proud to be a member of the Tate High School “Showband of the South” when they were crowned Grand National Champions in1980. He is a former member of the Pensacola Civic Band, Gulf Coast Chorale, and various other vocal and instrumental organizations for most of his life. Currently, he plays bass clarinet and is the PBCB Administrative Director, actively recruiting new members and sources of funding, and is band Librarian. He also is an active member of the Christ Church Parish Choir and the Christ Church Ringers
Tony Chiarito
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Co-Founder of the Pensacola Bay Concert Band, is a long-time member of the Pensacola Symphony Orchestra and Mobile Symphony Orchestra, and is in his 33rd year as Band Director at Baker School in Okaloosa County, where he is responsible for Middle and High School Bands and Choruses. He is a graduate of Fort Walton Beach High School and The University of West Florida, and is a Florida Panhandle native. Currently, he plays horn in the PBCB and is Co-Conductor and Assistant Administrative Director, actively recruiting new members and serving as an advisor concerning band repertoire, function, and organization. He also is an active member of the Christ Church Parish Choir and the Christ Church Ringers.