Next on the City Stars - Album Release introduction train is Andrew J. Sandel aka "Sqeezebox". Andy was so very kind to record accordion for some songs on my first album, Giants Will Fall. He'll be playing his "Squeezebox" at the album release party on October 14th. More on Andy:
"Born and raised in Jersey City, New Jersey now residing in Cedar Grove, New Jersey. He started his musical career at 9 years old playing accordion and later in his teens piano, organ and flute. He did his undergraduate work at New Jersey City State University and obtained his Masters Degree in Music Education at Montclair State University. For 37 years he worked as a flute instructor for the East Orange school system, now retired. Andy continues to teach privately piano, flute and accordion. An active musician in the Montclair music scene you will find him supporting local songwriters performing on their CD’s, playing in bands of diverse genres - Classic Rock, Americana, Pop, weddings, duo and solo performances. Currently he is performing solo piano at the prestigious fine dinning restaurant “Il Capriccio “ in Hanover New Jersey."
Photo by Peter Wolf.