piano / guitar instructor
Vinnie Guiffrida is a multi-instrumental performer and instructor. Vinnie is a dedicated musician, committing the past 15 years to taking lessons and practicing and playing the piano. Multi-instrumentalist looking forward to a career in music.
Currently a student at Lindenwood University, working on a Bachelor's degree in Music Business. Vinnie is also on the Dean's List at Lindenwood University. Performing in Lindenwood University Jazz Band and Jazz Combo as the pianist. Vinnie has been teaching drums, guitar, and piano for the past 3 years.
Vinnie's awards include recognition of outstanding musicianship on piano from the University of Missouri St. Louis, Greater St. Louis Jazz Festival, April 22, 2016. Also, Vinnie achieved "Superior Virtuoso" at the Mid-America Music Associations 59th Annual Music Festival summer 2015, playing Etude Op. 10 #3 by Chopin, and Pathetique Sonata Op. 13 by Beethoven.