Tony Dagradi en Inside The Arts: Tony Dagradi Talks Jazz; LPO Education Outreach; Bye Bye Birdie At JPAS <div><div style="MARGIN-TOP: 0px; MARGIN-BOTTOM: 0px"><p></p><p>Coming up on <i>Inside the Arts</i>, we visit with jazz saxophonist and Astral Project founder <a href="" target="_blank">Tony Dagradi</a>. Then we explore the <a href="" style="line-height: 1.5;" target="_blank">LPO's</a> education outreach programs for students. And, youngsters with the <a href="" target="_blank">Jefferson Performing Arts Society</a> gear up for the opening of Bye, Bye Birdie.</p> Tue, 23 Jul 2013 18:30:00 +0000 Diane Mack 40167 at Jazz Fest Minutes: Saxophonist And Astral Project Founder Tony Dagradi <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Saxophonist and Astral Project founder <a href="" target="_blank">Tony </a></span><a href="" target="_blank">Dagradi</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> grew up in Summit, New Jersey. By high school he knew what he wanted to do: play jazz.</span></p><p>“It was almost as if I didn’t have a choice,” he says. “I didn’t think about, well, how much money am I going to make or how do I get a gig. I was just — all I wanted to do was play.”</p> Mon, 29 Apr 2013 18:44:13 +0000 Fred Kasten 34280 at