Born on 12-24-1971
I started out as a child listening to German polka music.
When I was looking around the basement, I found my sister's lady's size Morbidoni
120 bass piano accordion.
I asked my mother Jeannette later if I could play it.
Then I found It was a bit too big for me at the time.
After starting piano accordion lessons, I started out on a
12 bass piano accordion. Later on, I used the Morbidoni.
I never really finnished my accordion lessons.
I started when I
was in the 2nd grade. Then till I was in
the 7th grade 1980-1985. Practice time for
me went from
thirty minutes in the beginning. Later to an hour, then an hour an a half
to two hours.
I felt I was