Joe Macaro (Bass Guitar) was on the faculty at the Rutgers University Jazz Department, where he taught jazz theory and bass. He has been a musical director for the Dynasty Music Agency for the past 15 yrs, playing for and accompanying artists such as Ben Vereen, Liza Minnelli, the cast of the Sopranos as well as the Miss America pageants in Atlantic City. He is also a contributing columnist for Bass Player Magazine.