Vince is a high energy accordion performer. He has been playing the accordion since he was seven (7) years old. He plays upbeat songs, sing-a-longs, toasts, waltzes, polkas, classics, tangos, Italian, French, German, Hungarian, American patriotic, and U.S. service medley. He plays well known popular tunes. He can play any genre of music including the traditional Oktoberfest songs and Italian romantic melodies.
For Oktoberfest parties ... you don't need a full band to get into the Bavarian spirit ... Vince can provide all of the songs that will make the festival a success.
He will create instant smiles, good memories, hand and foot clapping, singing and dancing. There's a good reason why you stop when you hear the sound of the accordion - it's because the accordion is the ultimate party instrument. It has universal and multi-generational appeal. The accordion plays the melody, chords and accompaniment at the same time. Vince will be playing up to eight (8) notes at the same time.
Since his sophomore year in high school, Vince has played in four (4) bands from Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Georgia, and Florida. Vince has played in the orchestra for live musical stage performances, in concert symphonies and solo performances on stage. While in high school Vince was a state champion cello player for three straight years.
Vince performs on an acoustic accordion or digital accordion. He has his own amplification equipment.
The audience will be amazed, entertained, invigorated, and will invite him back. While attending St. Petersburg College, Vince is receiving accordion instruction from a master accordionist, who holds a PhD in accordion performance. Vince is a young man who is making a huge impact on the accordion world. In his first international competitive accordion competition in 2018, he won first place in every musical category. Another example of his musical expertise is that he was recently hired by Disney Corp in Orlando, FL to be their accordionist.
As an added benefit, his music will not only entertain the older members of the audience it will attract like a magnet, the younger crowd. His songs will bring back pleasant memories and sometimes tears. Also, the quick movements of his fingers will enthrall the children. Guaranteed that everyone, young, old, sentimental or from todays music group will be amazed and entertained.