The Danville Community Band family mourns the loss of one of its founding members
Band Librarian and first clarinetist Tony Tonti died from injuries sustained in a tragic hit-and-run accident
The Danville Community Band family was shocked to learn that beloved founding member Tony Tonti was killed Friday morning by an alleged hit-and-run driver in Richmond.
According to police, the driver of a 1998 Ford Ranger pickup left the scene of the accident after running a stop sign at high speed and colliding with Tonti. Read more in the Contra Costa Times article.
Tony Tonti joined the Band in its first season and was a fixture in the clarinet section, as well as being the Band's Librarian.
Details of upcoming memorial plans will be announced as they are finalized. Read more on the our Facebook page.
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What: Museums Around the World
When: Sunday, April 10, 2016
Time: 2:00 p.m.
Where: Blackhawk Automotive Museum
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