Duo AccorVio is an instrumental accordion and violin duo.
Performing a great selection of classical, Irish, Celtic and traditional music at events, weddings and parties.
Duo AccorVio are Shona Holmes and David Thomas
Shona Holmes – Member of the Teachers Advisory Council of the British College of Accordionists, the London Accordion Orchestra (recently judged as runners-up at the World Music Festival in Innsbruck, Austria) and five piece Accordion ensemble, accordion5. National and Regional Competitions winner. British College of Accordionists Associate and Licentiate Diplomas. A representative of the British College of Accordionists and Founder of the Watford & Stevenage Accordion School and Watford Accordion Band.
David Thomas – An experienced and dedicated instrumentalist using the basic elements of classical and roots music to blend into exciting, rhythmic and heart-felt performances. Early classical music training at Dartington College of Arts with particular interest in the various genres of world and improvised music. BTEC HND (Higher Nationals) Music Technology (Violin) at London Guildhall University. Specialist in playing traditional music from around the globe.
Oblivion – Astor Piazzolla, Infra 8 – Max Richter, Sleepers Awake – Johann Sabastian Bach, Sheep May Safely Graze – Johann Sabastian Bach, Speranze Perdute – Alessandro Morelli, Danube Waves – Josef Ivanovici, Te Deum Prelude – Marc- Antoine Charpentier, Jovana Jovanka – Traditional Macedonian, Ma Yofus – Traditional Klezmer, Winter ( The Four Seasons) – Antonio Vivaldi, La Fortezza Dei Grandi Perché – Astor Piazzolla, Libertango – Astor Piazzolla, Mon Amant de St. Jean – L.Agel/E. Carrara, On The Manchurian Hills – Traditional Waltz, Gymnopedie #1 – Erik Satie, Canon in D – Johann Pachelbel, La Partida – Traditional Venezuela, The Last Carnival – Norihiro Tsura, Under Paris Skies – Hubert Giraud, Hava Nagila – Jewish Traditional, Tango Pour Claude – Richard Galliano, Largo – George Frideric Handel, Tanti Anni Prima – Astor Piazzolla, La Veillée – Yan Tiersen, Rumble – Tomohito Nishiura, Nefeli – Ludovico Einaudi, Sad Romance – Thao Nguyen Xanh, Mirajane's Theme – Yasuharu Takanashi, Rigaudon – Henri Desmarets, Jazz Waltz No.2 – Dmitri Shostakovich, Flatbush Waltz – Andy Statman, Contradanse – Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Excerpt from Symphony No.40 – Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Musette for Two – Jurgen Maxim, Pirouette – Alois Breitfuss, Traditional Irish Hornpipe Medley – Am Comhra Dunn/Off to California, Turlough O'Carolan Medley – Bumper Squire Jones/Planxty George Brabazon, Appenzella Alpenbitter Polka – Tillo Schlunck, Down the Ivory Stairs – Padraic O'Reilly, Bosnian Medley – Dragon of Bosnia/On the Balcony, El Picador – E Harris, Two Mazurkas – Principessa/ Francesca – Maurizio Martinotti/ Francis Wright, Game of Thrones Theme – Ramin Djawadi, Highland Cathedral – Ulrich Roever & Michael Korb, Leaving Lismore – Celtic Traditional, Merry Musicians – G Romani, Can – Can (Orpheus In The Underworld) Jacques Offenbach, Jarabe Tapatio – Mexican Traditional, Cirque Mazurque – J P Guiran, Minuet & Trio – Luigi Boccherini, Londonderry Air – Traditional Irish