Doers and Dreamers – Michael Del Vecchio

We are very fortunate in this area to have an abundance of musical talent that covers every genre of music from punk rock to classical. During any given week you are likely to find live performances of jazz, rockabilly, blues, classic rock, etc. at any one a dozen or so venues that regularly host local artists. Meet this week’s Doer and Dreamer,  Michael Del Vecchio, who is a superb vocalist that covers music from all of the decades that most of us have been alive. Currently playing Sundays at Savona’s, he can also be heard at various venues throughout the Hudson Valley.

Your name: Michael Del Vecchio or better known as Michael Dell

Business or organization: The Michael Dell Orchestra

Band Leader/Entertainer

What is your approach to your business or occupation that makes you unique?
We bring professionalism to a business over loaded with free lance.

Where are you from originally?
City Island/Bronx

What brought you to the Kingston area and keeps you in this area?
Love the North east, I have moved away many times but, always come home. I live in the Rondout and love the water.

What is your favorite hangout in this area and why?
Savona`s Trattoria Because it`s a little taste of the city right here in our little town. And all of the girls who work there are beautiful!

When you’re not in Kingston, what’s your idea of a wonderful city to visit, and why?
Two cities stand out as I have traveled all over the world. The first is Manhattan, there is no other city in the world like it. And I love Atlanta Georgia for it`s ease of getting around.

Tell us something that we never would have guessed about you.
I have a heart for all animals, but only certain humans.