Kevin Mongelli creates and performs original piano music with unexpected insight and intensity.
o Darker Days winner at the 2013 Indie Music Channel Awards for Best Classical Recording
o Winner at the 2012 Song of the Year Competition for his original piece “Darker Days” in the Instrumental category.
o At the 2013 Indie Music Channel Awards, Mongelli received four nominations including Best Classical Artist.
o FORT LONESOME, Kevin’s third album, was nominated for Album of the Year at the 2012 Indie Music Channel Awards.
o Mongelli won the award for Best Male Soundtrack Artist at the 2012 Indie Music Channel Awards.
Mongelli is based out of Tampa Bay, Florida and currently has three released albums:
Fort Lonesome - 10 original compositions (2012)
Christmas Variations - 10 original arrangements (2010)
Ascension - 8 original compositions (2009)
Albums are available from all major online retailers including Amazon, iTunes, Rhapsody, and CD Baby. Tune in on Pandora and Jango Internet Radio.
From the critics (more reviews at MongelliMusic.com)
“Kevin Mongelli is to piano what Einstein is to E=MC² and his work on Fort Lonesome is just as intelligent and memorable.”
- 2012 March/April issue of I Am Entertainment Magazine
“…a top notch composer…inspiring yet accessible, profound yet easy to understand.”
- James Moore, IMP
“He creates a depth of sound with just a piano that is rarely heard from artists and songwriters alike” - Paul Ruth , The Independent Music Scene
“Original piano compositions that offer something quite rare: pieces that are classical yet relatable”. - Devon Jackson, Freelance Music Journalist