Dominic is a native of Niagara Falls New York and the owner and president of Mitro Heating and Air Conditioning, a seven-decade-old local family business started by his father after WWII. Dom is also a gifted musician who has been playing keyboard, piano & organ for close to 60 years within a broad spectrum of musical genres that include old standards, blues, jazz, classic rock, soul, Christian praise and worship. He enjoys the challenge of playing diverse instrument parts such as flute, vibes, horns, piano and organ by taking advantage of the technology of a modern keyboard.
Throughout his musical career, he has performed all over Western New York and Canada in many popular music venues as well as the Niagara Falls Blues Festival and the Northwest Jazz Festival in Lewiston. He has recorded with several bands and has been a studio musician at Old Bear Studios in Batavia.
Over the years, Dominic has performed with a number of groups and alongside quite a few of our Hall of Fame inductees. He was a key member of the Scepters with Rick Fiori, the Better Way, The All About Band with John Davies, Power City Band with the McCray brothers, Chaz Band with Chuck Tormino, Billy’s Blues Band, the USA Band and many others.
For the past 30 years, he has been playing keyboards, Hammond B-3 and C-3 organs in Christian worship bands. Currently, he plays at the Greater Niagara Falls Church of God and also with the band Stinger.
He and his wife Geri, who is also one of our committee volunteers, reside in the city of Niagara Falls. Currently serving as our board treasurer, Dominic is also one of the founding members of the Niagara Falls Music Hall of Fame.