(Orlando, FL. October 2015) – Windish Music & Productions, live entertainment company in South Eastern Pennsylvania, will provide the entertainment for the International Association of Amusement Parks & Attractions’ (IAAPA) 2 largest ceremonies at the IAAPA Attractions EXPO in Orlando, FL: IAAPA Attractions EXPO Kickoff Event and the IAAPA Brass Rings Awards Ceremony. Performing to amusement industry leaders worldwide, each show will feature 10 singers, dancers, and instrumentalists celebrating the industry’s accomplishments in 2015 while connecting to IAAPA’s 2015 theme “New. Now. NEXT!”
Windish Music has provided entertainment for the IAAPA Brass Ring Awards since 2013 and has won 4 Brass Ring Awards for Atmosphere Entertainment, Edutainment, and Best Overall Performance. “We are thrilled and honored to be creating unique live entertainment for IAAPA, the world’s largest amusement and theme park organization,” says Michael Windish. “So many of our friends, colleagues, and partners are in attendance. It’s really an amazing time spent looking back at our accomplishments and looking forward to dreaming even bigger!”
Michael Windish will also be teaching an educational seminar at the IAAPA Attractions EXPO called “Designing Entertainment: Streetmosphere and Low Cost Entertainment Solutions” alongside his entertainment parters Cindy Altland (Director of Entertainment, Hersheypark) and Ron Gustafson (Director of Marketing, Quassy Amusement Park). This session will be held Monday, November 16 at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando Florida.
Windish Music and Hersheypark also have some entertainment show finalists in the Brass Ring Awards. “We are also very excited that three of our live shows and one of our amazing performers are finalists in this year’s IAAPA Brass Ring Awards, all from our productions at Hersheypark!” says Michael. Drumming sensation “Cocoa Rhythm Factory” is up for Best Atmosphere Street Act (Cocoa Rhythm has already won this category twice), “EdZOOcation Team” is up for a possible 2nd year as Best Live Edu-tainment Show (EdZOOcation won this award in 2013), “Slide Brigade” is up for Best Atmosphere Street Act, and outstanding performer Jessica Riloff is up for Best Female Performer for her role in “Character Quiz Show”.
“IAAPA will be the culmination of all of our hard worked shared with one of the most passionate industries in the world!” says Michael.
About The Production Company
Windish Music & Productions brings the art of live music to audiences through unique performance and accessible entertainment. From strolling brass bands, visual drummers, and fire artists to full production stage shows, Windish Music always exceeds expectations while keeping true to the vision of the attraction.
This creative team tastefully challenges tradition while paying homage to the great legacy of each event. Windish Music has proudly partnered with Holland America Line Cruises, Hersheypark (HE&R), Lake Compounce (Palace Entertainment), Quassy Amusement Park, Canobie Lake Park, Morey’s Piers, Casino Pier, Seaside Heights Boardwalk, among other attractions and venues.
For more information about Windish Music and Productions, please visit www.windishmusic.com or call 484-999-8879 Mon-Fri 10am – 5pm EST.