picture courtesy of Chris Patmore
"Rock n roll that will leave you arrested by the unparalleled artistry" - A&R Factory
Filippo (BA/MA) is an eclectic guitarist, composer and producer based in London. He graduated in Jazz Guitar at the Conservatoire "Licinio Refice" in Frosinone, Italy and completed his Master's in Composition at City University, London.
Filippo has played in various London-based projects, currently with the band Dead Writers, in which he features as lead guitarist and producer. He has played venues such as the O2 Academy, Tolouse Lautrec, Black Heart, Camden Assembly and festivals across the UK and Europe.
His music has been featured on national radios such as Total Rock and press outlets like Classic Rock magazine, where his band won the "Track of the Week" contest, competing alongside guitar legend Steve Vai.
Filippo's music has been featured in various music libraries and his band Dead Writers were selected from Qatar Airways for their on-flight playlist.
In his career, Filippo has also composed music for film and theatre, scoring his first feature length film in 2018.
Alongside his activity as a performer, he works as a music tutor specialising in Rockschool and Trinity grades, in which his students have landed a remarkable 100% success rate.
He currently teaches guitar in various music schools across London and is featured as a contributor to the internationally renowned blog Soundfly (50k+ followers on Facebook), for which he provides articles on composition, guitar and music analysis.