Music to my Ears

Antonio McQuillian “Jugs” Dill was a musical star in his own right. Born to Clarence    Spammie” Dill and Mildred         Tweed. He received his early education at Prospect Primary School and later the  Bermuda Technical Institute.             Antonio ironically (Tony) was blessed to have the name of his great-great ancestor Antonio Deminks-Ferrier       from his Father’s ancestry.Tony loved music and at age 4 played the drums with the North Village Jr. band. He was determined to make music his career.  Tony learned to play drums saxophone flute trumpet percussions and bass. His passion however was the key board.  He formed his first band the Dynamics and they played throughout Bermuda.His most popular band formed was Burning Ice. So popular was this band that they toured Canada and stayed there for 15 years. He than changed the name of the band to Circular Force. Tony returned home and organized a three-piece ensemble.named The Chique. He played just about every tourist establishment in beautiful Bermuda. He was a musician extraordinaire and played the four corners of the world.He was proud to be Bermudian. When he played it was music that relaxed the mind and endured the heart.

Antonio Mc. Dill

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