Ed Hendela is a versatile musician who is as comfortable playing standards from the 1930’s thru 1990’s as he is backing up singers and country western or rock n’ roll musicians. In addition, Ed has an extensive ethnic music background, and plays engagements where he features Latin-American, German, Italian, Polish, Swedish, Finnish, Irish, and other International favorites. Ed has appeared throughout the New York Metro area, up and down the East Coast of the US from Florida to New England, and in Canada (Toronto and Edmonton). Ed has performed solo concerts for the Scandinavian community in Long Island and Lantana, FL. He performs frequently as either a strolling solo musician or as a one-man orchestra, which includes an Iorio MIDI accordion to replicate the full sound of a 4 piece band. On request, he can provide a larger orchestra or add a vocalist for your listening and dancing pleasure. Contact him for details. He loves to perform.
Ed is based out of Long Pond, Pennsylvania, but travels far and wide to play for Oktoberfests, weddings, parties, and other events throughout the country. His lively style of playing is sure to bring a smile to your face and a tap to your feet.
If you are planning an event where your audience's taste includes a variety of music... from standards of the 1940s, Latin, Country-Western, Rock 'n Roll, Ethnic: German, Italian, Scandinavian, Irish, Polish, please contact Ed! We look forward to hearing from you.