Anthony Jackson
A long time friend and colleague. Anthony is one of the finest and unique bassists in the world.
Paul Shaffer
Leader of the Letterman Band. Prior to that, he was a major player on Saturday Night Live, both as a performer and band member. A producer, arranger and performer in his own right, it was Paul's idea for Tropea to record "Side Show".
Steve Gadd
Today's most famous drummer, both in the studio and live. Currently with Eric Clapton. Since the early 70s he has played on hundreds of albums - too numerous to list.
Shawn Pelton
Currently the Drummer for Saturday Night Live. Shawn is also New York's busiest studio drummer. He is one of our prize possessions.
Ronnie Cuber
World renowned sax soloist. Needs no introduction.
Leon Pendarvis
B3 organ
Major keyboardist, arranger, producer and studio musician on the New York scene. In addition, he is the Musical Director of Saturday Night Live for the past 19 years. Also, Leon's the MD for the Blues Brothers.
George Young
Again, another world renowned sax soloist who needs no introduction.
Lew Soloff
On the N.Y. scene, one of our finest Trumpeters.
Ricky Peterson
B3 Organ
Based out of Minneapolis, he is also a major player on the scene from coast to coast as a keyboardist, producer, arranger, singer and writer. Currently touring with David Sanborn. Some of his producing includes:  David Sanborn and Prince.
Elaine Caswell
One of NYC's finest singers who recently joined the Tropea Band.
Bette Sussman
Music director for Darlene Love, Whitney Houston. One of NYC's leading writers, arrangers, producers and keyboardists. It's always special when Bette's on the scene.
Tommy Mitchell
Jon Tropea Jr