Vinny Raniolo is best known for his accompanying skills and is a very high-demand rhythm guitarist. His dynamic playing has brought him to 14 countries on three continents - and still growing - having performed in some of the world's most illustrious venues, including the Sydney Opera House in Australia, The Palace of Fine Arts in San Francisco, New York's Lincoln Center and the world's oldest indoor concert hall, Teatro Olimpico in Vicenza, Italy. While keeping a busy touring schedule in a variety of musical settings, Vinny has also become a familiar figure on Public Television. Featured previously on three popular shows, including the heavily programmed "Tommy Emmanuel and Friends", in Frank Vignola's "Four Generations of Guitar" as the youngest generation in the lineage of jazz guitar with veteran Bucky Pizzarelli and in the "Music Gone Public" series. Recording credits include soundtracks for HBO's "Boardwalk Empire" and Woody Allen's film "Café Society", as well as on screen appearances.