Phil started playing the accordion at age 7. He took lessons for 5 years from Tony Napoli in Santa Rosa, CA, and 5 years from Joe Maggiolio in San Rafael, Ca. Phil is a retired elementary school teacher and for 32 years he used his accordion for classroom music. Phil retired in 1999 and during the winter he lives at Happy Trails RV Resort in Surprise, Arizona where he founded and leads an accordion ensemble. Of Italian heritage, Phil, regards Pizza as "Soul Food" and Accordion Music as "Soul Music"!

Somewhere Out There

Ramblin Boogie

Old Swanee Rag

Fly me to the Moon


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