Simone Mongelli

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Simone Mongelli - Armando Illario


With Armando Illario we have been playing together since 1996, passing through several kinds of music, projects, travels, experiments. Our researches and experiences led us finally to go somehow back to our roots, focusing in the last years on projects around Southern Italian traditional music:


Suditalia > Tradition & Beyond



Simone Mongelli – Armando Illario



Southern Italian traditional music




Radical Music > Tradition & Improvisation


The Kingdom of Napoli > Tradition & Composers


Peasant devotion in Campania > Tradition & Religiousness


with Thanos Daskalopoulos