Tony Scodwell’s experience includes recordings and concerts across the world, with captivating performances and collaborations with powerhouse musicians. His lifetime of accomplishments has taken him to the most stunning showrooms of Las Vegas to esteemed performance venues to the nation’s most well-respected universities. Today, he continues to perform and consult in a variety of advisory roles with symphonies, big bands and educational facilities across the country. For current booking inquiries, please contact visit our Contact page to send Tony an email. You can also keep with some of Tony's upcoming concerts by visiting the "In The News" section.
Stan Kenton Orchestra1961-19621st MellophoniumRecorded “Artistry In Bossa Nova”, “Stan Kenton Presents Jean Turner” and “Concert In England” albums.
Tommy Dorsey Band featuring Frank Sinatra, Jr1964TrumpetRecorded Tommy Dorsey “Hello Dolly” album
Harry James Orchestra1964-19691st Trumpet, 1968-19691st Recorded “Meet The Bandleaders” video as well as “The Golden Trumpet of Harry James,” “Green Onions and Other Hits,” “Our Leader,” and “Ballads And The Beat” albums. Appearances on Ed Sullivan Show and Tonight Show With Johnny Carson
WDR (West German Radio) studio big band19651st Trumpet
Buddy Rich Big Band19661st Trumpet1st Recorded Sammy Davis and Buddy Rich “The Sounds of ‘66” album
Harrah’s Reno (Nevada) House Band1966-1968Trumpet
Frank Sinatra, Jr. Band1969-1970Featured TrumpetRecorded NBC TV special
Johnny Haig Relief Orchestra, Las Vegas1970-1979TrumpetPerformances with Sammy Davis, Jr., Frank Sinatra, Tony Bennett, Elvis Presley, Barbara Streisand, Diana Ross, Tom Jones, Cher, Ann-Margaret, Andy Williams, Johnny Carson, Buddy Hackett, Liberace and dozens more
Caesar’s Palace House Orchestra, Las Vegas1980-1982Trumpet
Frontier Hotel House Orchestra, Las Vegas1982-19881st Trumpet, Orchestra Contractor
Doc Severinsen's Big Band1995-20071st Trumpet & Manager Symphony Pops Orchestra ConcertsPerformance venues included The Kennedy Center in Washington D.C. and Carnegie Hall in New York City, among others
Performances throughout the U.S.2007-PresentIncluding Las Vegas’ Clark County Amphitheatre and numerous hotels. Guest soloist at the Beloit/Janesville Symphony, the Edgerton Performing Arts Center, the Minnesota Orchestra, the Hilton Head Symphony and the Fond Du Lac Jazz Festival.
Trumpet Clinician2009College bands across the U.S., including East Tennessee State University
Beloit College2013Artist in Residence