Tony Bero

Classical Music Host

Tony Bero is a musician and teacher who has lived and worked in northern Michigan since 2000.  He is an avid performer of a variety of musical styles.  In addition to performing fill-in duties for the regular IPR on-air talent, Tony is the producer of Kids Commute with Kate Botello.  



While not on the air, Tony is a private piano teacher of more than twenty students in Traverse City, and is the choir director at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Suttons Bay.  He can be seen flexing his songwriting muscles and rocking out on the electric guitar with his band, Harvey Bridge.   Tony is a regular volunteer at Old Town Playhouse where he’s played in the orchestra pit or served as music director for several productions.  He also produces Mashup Rock ’n Roll Musicals with his wife, Lesley Tye.