Tony has been playing early music and folk music for many years and once fronted a folk rock band.  

He has even played Northumbrian Smallpipes for a Border Morris troupe.  

Nowadays, he has a growing reputation as a wooden flute maker and, in partnership with Eric, makes baroque bassoons.  

Tony plays hurdy gurdy, recorder, bagpipes, curtal, rauschpfeife, crumhorn, renaissance guitar and percussion.