and song writer
On 29th of July 1965 Donato Scialpi
was born in Taranto, city of the two seas, the sun and the fishermen.He
discovers only at the age of twenty of having a natural talent
and instinct for music, thanks to the friendship of some brilliant
local musicians, at first like author of lyrics than after, in
a little while, to find again himself like author and song writer.
At the age of 26, he decides to leave his town and his
job to follow the dream "without any money in his pocket and
a great desire to fly ", choosing like destination Florence,attracted
by the numerous new musical talents which in those years were starting
in this place.
There is where he starts his first musical
collaborations with authors and singers of the place, for several
record productions,but no rights to his works is
recognized to him.
Soon after he moved to Rome where currently he lives
and he continues to compose, hoping in a better future like author
or singer. hoping in a better future like either author or singer.
Recently he has collaborated with the music director Beppe D'Onghia
as author of a song sung by Hiroko Koda entitled "the Sun"
produced and arranged by himself .
Since a few months now, Beppe Frattaroli, singer, author
and arranger, is contributing in a substantial way to the realization
of the first CD of the singer/song writer Donato Scialpi.