Bella Musica has performed in the Santa Barbara area for more than ten years. Comprised of Laura Hackstein, a classically trained violinist who performs with her Santa Barbara String Quartet, and Dick Prato, a professional accordionist who has studied with the finest Hollywood studio musicians, as well as guest artistson guitar, cello, mandolin, harp and string bass to meet any event’s musical needs.  Bella Musica has performed events throughout the area, including the San Ysidro Ranch, the Bacara, Arnoldi’s Cafe, Via Vai, Italian Festa, Gainey Winery, Biltmore Four Seasons, Santa Barbara Mission, Mount Carmel Church, The Montecito Country Club, and the Birnam Wood Golf Club.