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Tony Lovello, often called the “Liberace of the Accordion” because of his
exciting showmanship and humor, puts out a fun-fest, well-paced accordion
spectacular that you don’t want to miss!
Lovello is an exceptionally talented musician who definitely possesses the star
quality of a master accordionist. During his concerts, he communicates and
connects with the audience through the warmth of his personality as well as
through the passion of his music. The audience experiences a variety of mood
changes projected by Lovello’s arrangements.
He has been known to stir memories with the passion in his music…could be a
tear down the cheek…or at other times it could be an uncontrollable desire to
get up and kick your heels! The wide assortment of music he plays appeals to all
- his style can capture the attention of everyone. You will be mesmerized by the
depth of his performance.
Tony uses a cordless microphone system that allows him to move comfortable among
the audience, demonstrating his famous glissandos, rapid runs, and trademark
bellow shake with accuracy and precision. Yes, he walks, talks, and delivers
without missing a beat! Lovello plays with the utmost authority and has complete
command of his instrument. For example, he never looks at his keys and can
strike any note or chord at will without looking.
Tony’s repertoire and style will “razzle-dazzle” you with some of his
outstanding arrangements. His left hand rhythm unerringly “drives” whatever
piece he’s playing. His interpretation of Malaguene will electrify you! It is
indeed performed with unmatchable bravura! With his masterpiece, he gives one of
the most incredible, most physically dynamic performances ever delivered! Truly,
his unforgettable stamina will leave you feeling breathless. His audiences
always respond with a most appreciative and deserving standing ovation.
Being in high-demand is not new to Tony. His earlier fame includes being a
former member of The Three Suns who enjoyed the renown of such hits as “Peg of
My Heart”, “Twilight Time”, and “Don’t Take Your Love From Me”. He has made
appearances all over the world and has performed with the best such as Frank
Sinatra, Debbie Reynolds, Dinah Shore, Milton Berle, Eddie Cantor, Pat Boone,
Jimmy Durante, and Roy Clark.
Lovello’s wide-range musical talents are further displayed on his latest
CD/tapes using acoustical and Midi accordions and the new reedless accordion.
You will experience a new dimension in accordion sounds as Tony displays his
arranging ability by playing all the solo and back-up parts - right from his
heart. In addition to the old favorites…you will also have the pleasure of
enjoying a few of Tony’s own compositions - right from his heart!
Tony Lovello is certainly a crown pleaser! He keeps a pace that would exhaust
everyone in the audience. You won’t want to miss this master in concert! It will
be an unforgettable experience! Not to mention…lots and lots of fun!