Dario Vergassola, one of the most famous Italian comedians and songwriters, opens PIF2017 with “The Anchovies Ballad”, a fun and melancholic story told by music and voice and set at Bar Pavone in the Italian province. To accompany Vergassola organetto and accordion by Danilo di Paolonicola, Giovanni Seneca (guitars), Francesco Savoretti (percussion) and Gabriele Pesaresi (double bass)
“PIF2017? An event in multiple locations with and for the world and the Marche region.” This is confirmed by artistic director Christian Riganelli describing a 42nd edition of the International Accordion Award of Castelfidardo, which features an intense program of events at the most prestigious accordion accordion (VIDEO). PIF Castelfidardo’s vocation to quality scouting and promotion of the accordion is known:
Castelfidardo was first introduced in the European Circuit of Music Cities promoted by the Mibact that every 21 June celebrates with the music the summer solstice. Music from dawn to dusk
An “expanded” edition of the 42nd PIF Castelfidardo presented at the headquarters of the Marche Region during a press conference (VIDEO) jointly with the organizers of the 70th World Coup scheduled in Osimo from September 5 to 9. Moreno Pieroni, councilor for Tourism in the Region, illustrated the effects of the regional law designed to promote the accordion as an instrument-image of the cultural and tourist offer of the Marche.
After the Jazz Accordion Festival, from 11th to 14th May 2017 another card is added to the exciting and varied puzzle of the events promoted by PIF Castelfidardo to enhance the accordion. The first WOW Folk Festival (where wow is the acronym of World On World) collects the fruits of the popular tradition of which the diatonic accordion is the queen. A rich calendar of free admission events including storytellers, folklore performances, free folk dance lessons, concerts, pizzica and taranta from Salento. Preview on April 28th with the double concert of Orquestrina Trama.
Winner of the Castelfidardo competition and star on the prestigious stages of Mons, Belgium, during Accordéon-nous.org festival. It is the impending fate of José Valente, portuguese and winner of the PIF2016 Premio category (SEE THE PERFORMANCE @PIF2016). Will be performing in
The “Harmonics breaths” on 21 April in the Auditorium Emidio Neroni of Ascoli Piceno will be those of Michele Bianco, winner of the PIF2016 D category, who will perform thanks to the partnership between Castelfidardo and Pif Ascolipicenofestival.
The mandatory piece of Premio category (DOWNLOAD THE SCORE , at bar 139 the right hand plays a natural Do)) is called Diatessaron and this is composed for PIF2017 by M° Angelo Biancamano (DOWNLOAD mp3 only orchestra, DOWNLOAD mp3 accordion and orchestra).
Maestro Bancamano was born in Camerano, the city just a few kilometers from Castelfidardo closely linked to the history of the accordion. He giving concerts and composing alongside teaching
PIF2017 between news and confirmations. The 42nd edition of the International Castelfidardo Accordion Prize (September 10 to 17) offers prestige and professional opportunities to artistic talent. The RULES (READ) shows how