Simone Mongelli

English (United Kingdom)Italian - ItalyGreek
 
 

Internationally acknowledged percussionist, drummer, body music performer, ethnomusicologist and educator, graduated in Ethnomusicology (Italy) and in Traditional Percussions (Greece), Simone’s extremely personal language focuses on sound research and self-expression, finding roots in traditional cultures and interiority, fusing styles and musical idioms.

 

 

Foreground

 

My "Calendimaggio" at IBMF 2014



 

 

Percussion - vibes with Jacques Marugg



 

 

Check out more videos from my last appearance on a Greek state TV music show

 

BodyTerranean - My first Body Music Album!



 

The campaign for funding my Body Music LP was successful!!
Huge thanks to all the contributors!

 

Work is in progress - Mixing and mastering sessions!

Stay tuned!

Visit my Body Music website 

 

Next Activities


May

 

- Mastering sessions in Athens - Greece

Bodyterranean album

 

Live in Athens - Greece, 7.V.16

with Olìgon

Polymichano Cafè Teatral

 

- Body Music workshop with children in Athens - Greece, 09.V.16

 

Live in Athens - Greece, 15.V.16

Southern Italian Traditional Music

Polymichano Cafè Teatral

 

- Body Music workshop in Athens - Greece, 20.V.16

Polymichano Cafè Teatral

 

Live in Davos - Switzerland, 21.V.16

with Kafeneion > Rebetiko band from Switzerland

 

- Body Music workshop with children in Athens - Greece, 24.V.16

 

June

 

Live in Basel - Switzerland, 04.VI.16

with Kafeneion > Rebetiko band from Switzerland

 

Theatre show in Perugia - Italy, 28.VI.16

Dall'altra parte del mondo

 

 

News

Bodyterranean - Simone Mongelli's Body Music album!

The first Body Music studio work of Simone Mongelli: a "pure body" musical album, with body percussion, voices, beatbox... With great international collaborations & surprises!

Check out the video from a recording session in Italy, with amazing vocalists Bryan Dyer and Raul Cabrera



 

Stay tuned!

 

Rhythm & Dance in Crete - Workshops

New dates for 2016!
Spring - Summer - Autumn
GREEK DANCES, BODY MUSIC & GREEK PERCUSSION classes in wonderful Southern Crete. Accommodation included!

DANCE IN PARADISE!
Check out!
www.housekavouri.com

 

 


 

 

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