Mr. Yaklich began his career with the Reading Buccaneers in 1970 as a soprano horn. In 1973 he switched to the mellophone. He was Drum Major for the Bucs in 1976. He has arranged and instructed brass for the Crossmen, Chicago Cavaliers, and the Reading Buccaneers during their Championship years. He arranged and taught music to the Buccaneers from 1976 – 2000. Tony has also been the music arranger and instructor for various high school and college bands.