Mr. Macciocchi began his music career in 1939 playing horn with St. Mary’s, Toronto. In 1946 he became their music instructor. A long career of brass instruction followed including Del LaSalle, Scout House, Jolly Jesters, Commander, and the Royalaires. He was the Director of St. Mary’s and the Founder and Director of the Jolly Jesters and Commander. Vince was the Chief Judge, Brass, for the Canadian Judges Association for 28 years. He judged brass for both DCI and DCA.