Jon Persson, Piano & Accordion


* Cruise Ships * Hotels * Restaurants

* Conventions * Parties * Wedding Receptions

  1. *Variety & Classical Concerts

  2. *Also appearing in Duo, Trio, and Larger Ensembles

with Violin, Cello, Flute, Balalaika, and/or Opera Singer

  1. BulletRestaurants, Hotels & Parties in Seattle: The Pike Place Market, The Pink Door, Ristorante Picolinos, Serafina, The Swedish Cultural Center, Cafe Kaleenka, Le Tastevin, Il Terrazzo Carmine, Ristorante Simone’s, and more

  2. BulletHolland America Line

  3. BulletSun Valley Lodge, Sun Valley, Idaho

  4. BulletS/S Norway

  5. BulletM/S Sagafjord

  6. BulletWestin Peachtree Plaza Hotel, Atlanta

  7. BulletEPCOT Norway Pavilion, Walt Disney World

  8. BulletTziganka Russian Ensemble

  9. BulletHotel NovaPark, Zurich, Switzerland

  10. BulletClipper Cruise Line

  11. BulletCosta Cruise Line

  12. BulletSeabourn Cruise Line

  13. BulletMajesty Cruise Line

  14. BulletRoyal Caribbean Cruise Line

  15. BulletNumerous Venues in New Orleans French Quarter (Vieux Carre): Le Chat Noir, The Bombay Club, Genghis Khan, Tortorici’s, Broussard’s, and more

  16. BulletPrincess Cruises

  17. BulletScotia Prince Cruises

  18. BulletSouth Florida Condo Theatres

  19. BulletAmerican West Riverboat Cruises

  20. BulletJapan Cruise Line

  21. BulletConcert Tours in USA, Canada, Sweden, Norway, Finland, and Taiwan

styles include:

  1. BulletAmerican Popular Standards

  2. BulletBroadway Show Tunes

  3. BulletJazz

  4. BulletRagtime

  5. BulletClassical

  6. BulletArgentinian Tangos

  7. BulletInternational Song Favorites

  8. BulletTraditional European Folk Music

(for more complete listing, see the “Repertoire” page)

"Catering to sophisticated people with  

informed tastes from around the world."


Performance Highlights

  1. Bullet"Persson is a real whiz on those ivories!”

 - Seattle Times, Seattle, USA

  1. Bullet"Impressive performance”  - Hyvinkään Sanomat,

Helsinki, FINLAND

  1. Bullet"Divine!"  

- Dagens Nyheter, Stockholm, SWEDEN

(specifically regarding accordion performance):

  1. Bullet" . . . a new listener experience, where one is impressed by the virtuosity, the soft tones, an exquisite listening experience."  

- Östersundsposten,

Östersund, SWEDEN

  1. Bullet"Jon Persson performed both popular songs on a non-keyboard style accordion, and intricate classical pieces on the standard-keyboard instrument.  Wonderful!  He is a marvelous musician, plus explains the music well."  

- Victory Review, USA

  1. Bullet" . . . accordionist extraordinaire Jon Persson does an impressive solo version of some French cabaret standards."  

- Seattle Post-Intelligencer, Seattle, USA



It can be hard to find entertainment that’s appropriate for all ages . . . Jon Persson has played piano and accordion for many years for major cruise ships and theme parks.  Whether as a solo, or combined with virtuoso string ensembles, he has provided music for many types of events: parties, restaurant fine-dining, wine tastings, art galleries and festivals, anniversaries, wedding receptions, concerts, and more.

In this website, you can find all sorts of useful information.  If you have any other questions or need any additional information, please write or call: