Ross Maio has 46 years of teaching experience. He was tutored by the famous Australian accordionist Enzo Toppano.
He has played accordion in studio sessions for the ABC and SBS as well as TV ads/films for media production companies as Song Zu and Supersonic.
Ross Maio is a renowned internationally performing accordionist captivating audiences not only in the Australia, but also in leading hotels in Hong Kong, Singapore, The United Arab Emirates, New Caledonia, and Mauritius. He has worked on Cunard Line's QE2, P&O Cruises, Sagafjord, and Princess Cruises in the Mediterranean, Sagarose, Crown Odyssey, Holland America Cruise Line and the Japanese Cruise Ship Asuka.
Ross has performed for the Variety Club's, Royal Command Performance at the Sydney Opera House in the presence of Royal Guests, Prince and Princess Michael of Kent. In 1996 Ross toured Australia and New Zealand supporting the famous Scottish tenor, Kenneth McKellar. In July 2008 Ross was asked to feature on accordion with a 65-piece orchestra at Sydney's State Theatre to premier the Godfather Symphony.
He was invited to be the supporting artist for The Grigoryan Brothers Concert sponsored by Kogarah City Council's "Music at Twilight Series" held in the St George Auditorium, Kogarah.
He has tutored students on accordion for AMEB exams and Eistedfodd competitions.
Ross has adjudicated accordion competitions in Auckland NZ,Christchurch NZ. and Sydney for ASA competitions. He has been the musical director for the Accordion Society of Australia from 1987 - 2014.
Accordion Tutor to Piano Teacher Ms Christine Su (In preparation for Fiddler on the Roof musical.) Reddam House Sydney Woollahra Campus.
Casual Accordion tutor for University of Newcastle (UON)
Please call or email me to discuss your requirements.
ADDRESS: 20 Paton St.
KINGSFORD, NSW 2032
Easily accessible by public transport including numerous bus connections from Central Railway Station with only 6minutes walk from bus stop in Anzac Parade, Kingsford to studio.