Filippo plays la fisarmonica (accordion) and performs songs and dances of Italy.
He plays great favourites such as Volare, Thats Amore, Finiculi, Marina, Santa Lucia, Tinterella di Luna etc.
Children can join in dances such as the Tarantella, Chicken Dance and La Raspa (Hat Dance).
Filippo can add violin, guitar, bass, drums and other singers per un grande carnivale!
Filippo roves around the crowd getting people to join in and also has a rhythm backing and amplifier for dancing etc.
Filippo has played Italian music for many years in clubs restaraunts and parties around Australia. He has conducted the choir “La Voce Della Luna” and performed in the classic Italian musical “Emma Celebrazione” , the Lygon Festa and The Crown Italian Festival. He runs Italian shows in schools which have gone all around Australia.
He plays at many Italian Hens parties and Italian weddings, anniversaries and birthdays.
Filippo playing “Tu Vuoi Fa L’Americano” :
Filippo is very accomplished at playing Italian Folk Music Rosanna Bagnato, Donburn Primary School, VIC
We all thought you were brilliant, you created a great atmosphere and had the oldies completely involved. Thankyou very much, hope to see you at our next function. Vanda Paris, Manningham Italian Social Club.
Grazie mille for the great job you did in including all languages. The evaluation responses were very affirming and positive. Conference organizer , Ballarat
You were an inspiration and when we grow up we want to be like you Grade 6 boy Canterbury Primary
Thank you thank you! The afternoon was fabulous; the comments and feedback were very positive. One clients wife thanked us as she had not had a dance with her husband for 14years and really appreciated the opportunity… well done! Janice Poynton Bayside Council
Thank you so much for your wonderful playing on Sunday. I had lots of great feedback from people. The oldies and youngies really enjoyed it! Rosa Campagnaro (Director) Make A Scene
Thanks Phil you were brilliant, what a lovely night.
Italian event.Bronwyn Ryan-Mercer, Civic Events and Engagement Officer , City of Darebin
Rosa and The Melbourne School of Tarantella
ELVIRA and FILIPPO
Italian and other favourites
Chicken(Duck) Dance (Il ballo di Qua Qua)
Forget About Domani
Carnival Of Venice:
Come Tu Facetta Mametto:
Tango Delle rose
alla fredda tua capanna- xmas
Buonasera Signorina Buonasera –
canzone della donne (sebben)
Ciao Ciao Bambino
Come Back To Sorrento
forget about domani
il tuo fazzolettino
Isle Of Capri
Mamma Mia Damme Cento Lira
O Solo Mio
papaveri e papavere
quel mazzolin di fiori
Romeo and Juliette
sento il fischio del vapore
Te voglio bene assaje
Three Coins in The Fountain
tu scendi dalle stelle – xmas
Tu Vuo Fa L’Americano
Violin De La Nuit-(violin Czigane)
vitta na crozza
You’re My World