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Pro Bandsman, Uncle Anthony (Andy) Riccardi accompanied Frank Sinatra, the Ink Spots, and the Andrew Sisters. He toured with Charlie Barnet, and Alvino Rey. He played the double bass for more then 40 years. He was past president of Local 77 Philadelphia Musicians Union.

John Anthony Riccardi, a former plumbing engineer, took up the double bass and turned professional at age 14, touring the east coast with several big bands. He was the business manager of local 77.

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