Joe Accaria is a graduate of the Sydney Conservatorium of Music holding an Honours degree in Music and Education, Joe has since worked extensively worldwide as a performer, composer, producer and music director. Artists include Andrea Bocelli, Smokey Robinson, Ronan Keating and Jimmy Barnes. Music Direction credits include Tap Dogs, David Campbell, iOTA and Human Nature. Joe also performed in the Helpmann Award winning Smoke & Mirrors with iOTA, directed by Craig Ilott and is currently the musical director, arranger and music producer on Velvet featuring Marcia Hines. Joe endorses Remo Drumheads, Sonor Drums, Roland V-Drums, UFIP Cymbals, LP Latin Percussion, and Vic Firth.