JON HAMMOND Instruments: Organ, Accordion, Piano, Guitar Attended: Berklee College of Music 1974 Languages: English, German *Jon is currently Host of daily CBS radio program HammondCast on KYOU & KYCY 1550 AM, 7 days a week at 4AM PST.

Saturday, October 11, 2008

DICK CONTINO on HammondCast Show

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Dick Contino world-famous Accordionist and star of screen, stage and TV on Jon Hammond's HammondCast Show for KYOURADIO.. Dick Contino was on The Ed Sullivan Show 48 times and toured USSR with Mr. Sullivan. He introduced "Lady of Spain" in 1947 winning the Horace Heidt Philip Morris talent contest. Starred in cult movie Dadd-O and other films and continues to perform as featured performer worldwide, based in Las Vegas http://www.dickcontino.com ©2008 http://www.HammondCast.com

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Monday, October 06, 2008

I wonder what booking agent booked this band? Jon Hammond & Fang Lin play Accordion at Official Opening Ceremony MUSIC CHINA

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Official Opening Reception MUSIC CHINA Shanghai entertained by duo of JON HAMMOND (USA) and FANG LIN (Chinese Accordion Champion) with introduction by the "Father of Music China": WILHELM-PETER "CHARLY" HOSENSEIDEL (Musikmesse) playing a rousing rendition of "America The Beautiful" in tribute to victims of 9/11 in USA.
*Amazing Clip! Jon said afterwards: "I bet the people were thinking...Hmmmh...I wonder what Booking Agent booked THIS Band!" Jon Hammond plays Excelsior Accordions exclusively. *For more info: http://www.HammondCast.com Special Thanks Messe Frankfurt Musikmesse

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