Vincent Ciccarello has been actively involved in classical music for almost 30 years.
He studied piano and musicology at the Elder Conservatorium of Music at the University of Adelaide and became active in arts administration before taking up the role of Orchestra Resources Manager of the Queensland Symphony Orchestra.
He left the QSO in 1994 and was appointed Head of Opera and Classical Music at the Melbourne-based theatrical agency, Performers Management. Vincent subsequently owned and operated Fanfare Artist Management, representing classical music and music theatre artists across Australia and New Zealand (1994-2004).
Between 2004 and 2006, Vincent worked as a journalist at the new Independent Weekly newspaper in Adelaide, with a special interest in arts, culture and lifestyle. From 2006, he worked as a journalist at the University of South Australia and Flinders University with editorial responsibilities for various university print and online news publications.
He is the convenor of the Music Education Roundtable and former Deputy Chair of the Adelaide UNESCO City of Music Advisory Committee.
In 2019 Vincent was appointed to the Arts Industry Council of SA Committee.