Music for all occasions: weddings, corporate events, and more. Based out of Hoboken, NJ, Anthony is an accomplished musician and composer and specializes in providing quality performances that inspire and captivate his audience.
Professional, flexible, pleasure to work with.
So great having Anthony play at our event! Despite the cold, wet and windy weather he powered through like a champ with no complaints. He tailored his set list to our needs perfectly and added an amazing Italian music atmosphere to the event.
Anthony Fuscaldo arrived 30 minutes early,
Well mannered and equipped with a cross between an acoustic and a hollow body electric guitar and a small amp. He was pleasant from the moment he arrived to the moment he left. In between, he played a nice
assortment of jazz, bossa nova and standards,
Including some of my favorites, including Jobim's "Corcovado," Van Morrison's "Moondance," and Django Reinhardt. We asked for tasteful, not too loud and Anthony did exactly that and more. Solo acoustic guitar is a lot harder than it looks, and Anthony is a virtuoso. It is a pleasure to recommend him.
I hired Anthony for the past two years for our resident holiday parties and we'll for sure have him perform at our future events. Everyone loved his performances and we received so much positive feedback. Thanks Anthony!
anthony performed at my daughter's 1st birthday party. my guests absolutely adored him! he is excellent at reading the crowd and creating an appropriate play list. anthony is extremely responsive and an absolute pleasure to work with. i can't wait to throw another event and hire him again!
We hired Anthony to play for our outdoor wedding ceremony and could not have been happier! He played beautifully, was very accommodating with our requests, and was prompt, self-sufficient, and very friendly. We would definitely recommend him for any other events!
My wife and I heard Anthony perform at a first birthday party a few months ago and we knew right away that we would hire him for our son's first birthday. Anthony is an excellent performer with really strong communication skills. I highly highly recommend Anthony to anyone looking to add some good music to an event.
Anthony played for our small reunion in Central Park. He was prompt, flexible, and a terrific performer. Highly recommend.
We hired Anthony Fuscaldo to accompany our merriment at Compo Beach in Westport, CT. Anthony was a wonderful choice for our event. His jazz and bossanova performance was wonderful. Thank you Anthony!
I hired Anthony on a VERY quick timeline for a small reception I was having for work. He responded so quickly and in a very professional manner that I was impressed right off the bat. He shared his website, samples of music, etc so I knew what he could do. Throughout the next couple days, he was very responsive and open to event protocol that we were employing. Moreover, he was flexible and patient with the payment process as I was very busy at the time. Finally, his music was great and a wonderful addition to our evening.
Response from Anthony Fuscaldo - Solo Guitarist:
Thanks again Erin! It was an absolute pleasure being a part of your event. Feel free to reach out to me anytime!
Price Range: $200-2000
Languages: English, Italian, Spanish
What to Expect
Anthony Fuscaldo’s philosophy can be summarized by a single word: versatility. His guitar-work focuses all over the musical spectrum. From the classical styling of Andres Segovia and Heitor Villa-Lobos, to jazz induced free-form improvisation and heavy rock riffs, Anthony’s passion for world music gives him the creative impulse that fuels each and every performance.
Anthony Fuscaldo’s philosophy can be summarized by a single word: versatility. His guitar-work encompasses the entire musical spectrum. From the classical styling of Andres Segovia and Heitor Villa-Lobos, to Django Reinhardt inspired jazz free-form improvisation, Anthony’s passion for world music gives him the creative impulse that fuels each and every performance.
During college, he received private study and was the recipient of the Tami Cotsakos Scholarship in 2006. His past studies in classical and jazz music are a continuing influence on his performance and understanding of music theory. Throughout his career, he has performed and worked with numerous artists and musicians, including multi-platinum songwriter and producer PJ Bianco (Demi Lovato, Metro Station, Sean Paul, Regina Spektor and the Jonas Brothers) and members of the Wu Tang Clan at Legends Recording Studios in NYC.
His compositions for Independent Film and Commercials include “Taste of Korea – Discover Korea’s Delicious Secret,” which was featured on “NYC GO” and Korean news television, as well as the indie film “B.U.S.” directed by Anthony Michael Salerno. Most recently, Anthony’s music was selected to be featured in the movie “Once Upon a Time in Brooklyn” starring Armand Assante, William DeMeo (Analyze That, The Sopranos) Ice-T, Ja Rule, Vincent Pastore (The Sopranos) and directed by Paul Borghese.
Anthony has also has received radio airplay throughout his various music projects, including DJ Lindsey Klein – WDHA 105.5 FM, 103.9 FM-WRCN “The Rock of Long Island” with Frankie Dee, WRSU Rutgers University Radio 88.7 FM, 91.7 FM Stockton College Radio. Their music was recently featured on The Aquarian Weekly’s “2012 Vol. 1 Compilation.” Anthony is also a member of the American Society of Composers, Authors, and Publishers (ASCAP).
Additional Booking Notes
I come self sufficient for each and every performance - providing all the necessary equipment for all live events.
Past Booked Events
|May 31, 2017 • 5:30pm - 8:30pm||Graduation|
|January 01, 2017 • 5:00pm - 6:00pm||Wedding Ceremony|
|May 20, 2016 • 6:30pm - 8:30pm||House Party|
|August 08, 2015||House Party|
|June 20, 2015||Wedding Ceremony|
|October 18, 2014||Bridal Shower|
|March 08, 2014||Private Party|
|February 25, 2014||Corporate Event|
Corcovado - Antnio Carlos Jobim
The Girl from Ipanema - Stan Getz, Astrud Gilberto
Choros No.1 - Heitor Villa-Lobos
Sunburst - Andrew York
What a Wonderful World - Louis Armstrong
Prelude No.1 - Heitor Villa-Lobos
Vals Venezolano No. 3 - Antonio Lauro
Summer Wind - Frank Sinatra
...and much more
Influences & Inspiration
Heitor Villa-Lobos, Andrew York, Wes Montgomery, Phil Keaggy, George Benson
No required equipment. I provide my own.
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