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Welcome to my ever expanding catalogue of songs. All of the songs were written by Tom Torriglia, BMI. All of these songs are licensable. The songs are published through Pierce-Beach Music, BMI. All songs are copyrighted and registered with the Harry Fox agency. All of the songs are on the Festa Records' label. Some songs appear in more than one category. The songs with an asterisk next to them have not yet been mastered. At the bottom of the Italian-American section, you'll find alternative versions of the songs. At the bottom, you'll find the lyrics to all the songs listed.

 

Holiday


Description

Suggested Use

Holiday Party


Happy song for the whole family to sing

A holiday party

Accordion for Christmas


About the joy of receiving an accordion for Christmas

This song is good for any holiday TV commercial or movie dealing with gifts. Perfect as piped-in music in malls during the holidays. Radio single.

Christmastime in Milwaukee


Fun, upbeat polka. self explanatory

Beer commercial or anything to do with Milwaukee during the holidays. Radio single. Perfect as piped-in music in malls during the holidays.

Christmas Came Too Fast for Me


A song about exasperation

Great for a TV commercial where you want to  show an exasperated shopper in one store and maybe a happy shopper in another store. Radio single. Perfect as piped-in music in malls during the holidays.

Cadillac for Christmas


Traditional blues. self explanatory

This is a demo I did. The song is currently being recorded by

a real blues band. Obviously, this would be great for a Cadillac TV commercial.

Italian-American (with vocals)


Description

Suggested Use

The Antipasto Song




Blue Italian Skies





Honeymoon Tarantella/Girl with the Curly Black Hair


The Cannoli Song






The Coffee Song




Gondolier's Lament


Bo Diddley beat. Total rocker about antipasto



First-ballot Grammy nominated love song

Slow bouncy



Traditional tarantella segue-ing into bouncy pop song



Bouncy pop song about the queen of cannoli. Could be a woman singing about the king of cannoli.




About different types of Italian coffee drinks



An exasperated gondolier


Isabella


Mambiambo



Mambo Magic



Marcello


My Italian Gigolo



My Roman Holiday



Monica From Monaco


Louis Prima-ish about a girl named Isabella


First ballot
Grammy
nominated song. latino-rhythm-inspired dance craze


Latin bounce


About a woman who rebuffs a Marcello


A woman laments about her love with a gigolo.


Woman sings about her love in Rome.


A man sings about his jet-set girlfriend.

The Pasta Song


The Pesto Song



The Pizza Guy



The Ravenna Song



The Salsicce Song




Sofia




Instrumentals

The Whispering Tree


Roma Romp


*The Coffee Song


*My Italian Gigolo


*Mambo Magic


*The Ravenna Song


*My Roman Holiday


*The Salsicce Song



*Alternative Versions

The Coffee Song


Salsicce Song

live video

Salsicce Song

Demo version from February 2, 2016

Salsicce Song

Accordion and vocal demo


Roman Holiday

live video


The Ravenna Song

(Quick tempo - demo youtube video)

The Pasta Song

blues-y instrumental


The Pasta Song

video from TV commercial

The Pasta Song

dirge-like instrumental

The Pasta Song

upbeat instrumental

Blue Italian Skies

instrumental


*American Pop/Rock
Goodnight to You San Francisco

Goodnight to you, San Francisco

Goodnight to you, San Francisco



*Polkas



Christmastime in Milwaukee



Accordion for Christmas

Accordion Man Polka

Polka Jamboree

Tutti Polka

A blues-y song about different types of pasta.

A man's onsession with making great pesto.

A woman lusts after her pizzaiolo.

A lush song about this pretty city. A ballad

A man's questo to make the best sausage in the world for his wife.

A man pines for his love, Sophia Loren



A willowy song

A rousing polka


































































This would be great at a sports' game where people can stomp their feet and clap their hands

Smoky nightclub scene or for a TV commercial for pasta.  Perfect as piped-in music at an Italian restaurant chain




































































Suggested Use












Suggested Use

Anything to do with San Franciso. Three different versions.











Lyrics with guitar chords  

The Antipasto Song-G
Blue Italian Skies-F

The Cannoli Song-C

The Coffee Song-C
Goodnight to You San Francisco-C
Honeymoon Tarantella/Girl with the Curly Black Hair-C
Isabella-C
Mambiambo-E

Mambo Magic-Dm

Marcello-F

Minestrone Song-C

Monica From Monaco-Gm

My Italian Gigolo-D

Pasta Song-Dm

Pizza Guy-G

The Ravenna Song-C
(On My) Roman Holiday-G
The Salsicce Song-Gm


Lyrics without guitar chords 

Accordion for Christmas

Accordion Man Polka 

Christmas Came too Fast for Me

Cadillac for Christmas

Holiday Party

In the City of St. Francis
Polka Jamboree
Rina and Danielle Polka

Tutti Polka

Too Smart Polka