Tony Falcetti


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Falcetti Music

Tony Falcetti grew up in the music business and developed his passion for music before he can remember.  The store his parents started in Springfield, Massachusetts soon became the learning place for Tony and the hub for his own musical interest.  He swept the floors, made sales and grew into playing, teaching, managing and ordering.  As Tony explains it, he thought of nothing else than following what he loved to do, be a music retailer!  After his father, Sam, retired, Tony took over the operations of the store and became heavily involved with growing the industry as well as his own store.  He served on the NAMM Board of Directors and has been involved in several programs, especially those related to music education.