Tony Mariano

Director of Community Ensembles

As one of Austin Classical Guitar’s lead Teaching Artists, Tony Mariano gives private lessons to students in ACG’s local school programs. He also conducts ACG’s Community Ensembles. In addition to his work with ACG, Tony maintains a private guitar studio, and directs the guitar program at the University of Texas String Project, the largest String Project of its kind in the world. He graduated with honors from the San Francisco Conservatory of music, and is currently pursuing a doctoral degree at the University of Texas with Adam Holzman. You can also catch Tony performing with his wife and violinist Camille Schiess throughout Austin.