Fred Yacono is one of the premier wedding and event pianists in the Twin Cities and surrounding areas. Originally from New York and more recently based in Minnesota, Fred's classy and elegant piano styling has brought rave reviews from all around the country. For over 30 years, he has provided the very best in cocktail, jazz, standards, wedding and Christmas music. Fred is often featured as piano soloist at numerous venues throughout the Minneapolis/St. Paul area.
You and your guests will truly enjoy Fred's masterful arrangements and improvisational talents. His dazzling repertoire of more than 1,000 songs draws from all decades and is enriched by his warm style of brilliant melodies, cascading harmonies, and pulsating rhythms.
Fred specializes in a wide range of musical genres. With such a dynamic repertoire, Fred can design your event with you in detail to design a playlist that perfectly complements the theme of your event and suits your tastes and that of your guests.
Fred plays a wide variety of music from every decade and genre, including pop, blues, Latin, Broadway and movie themes, jazz, ethnic, classical and so much more. If you can whistle it, he will play it!
Fred is equally at home in both popular and classical arenas. Fred is happy to accommodate any special requests you may have.
If you don't have a piano, Fred will supply your event with one of his state-of-the-art digital pianos, synthesizer, and sound equipment. He also has a generator if an electricity source is an issue.
Upon booking, Fred is prepared to go that extra mile to make you and your guests talk about his services fondly for years to come. He will crown your event with the very best in classy, elegant solo piano music!