Bella Musica is a Ventura violin accordion duo available for weddings, parties, and other events in Ventura and surrounding areas. Dick Prato, accordion, and Emily Sommermann, violin, have been playing together as a duo since 2006. They have played for many private events as well as Italian and French festivals and Old Spanish Days events. Their repertoire includes European tunes such as Quando, Quando, I Found My Love in Portofino, and Reginella Campagnola as well as selections from the Great American Songbook.
Dick is also available as a soloist and the group can be augmented to include mandolin, bass, and drums. They are also available in Santa Barbara, Ojai, Santa Ynez Valley, Solvang, and many other locations.
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