Nunzio Mondia - Accordion

Nunzio Mondia

Nunzio Mondia began his professional career at 16, as a pianist and musical director. He graduated from the Conservatorium of Music and Edith Cowan University in Western Australia, with a bachelor of Education, Post Graduate Diploma in Educational Studies and a Master of Education. His extensive training covers Jazz, arranging, composition, music education and experimental music research. Throughout his career, Nunzio has collaborated with with a wide variety of International stars including Hugh Jackman, Shirley Bassey, Michael Crawford, Demis Roussos, The Supremes, Thelma Houston, Julie Anthony Tommy Tycho and Eric Idle (Monty Python).

Nunzio, a member of the arrangers guild of Australia (MAGA, has provided arrangements and featured as a soloist with the WA Symphony Orchestra and orchestrated works for the WA Ballet company, the Kiev and St Petersberg Ballet Companies. His achievements include composing the score for the Walkley award winning documentary “They Said Don’t Worry - The Deborah Maybury Story”, Channel 9 Perth.

Hank and Nunzio first met in 1994 during the recording of the Hank Plays Cliff album and since then have collaborated on several of Hanks Solo albums. Nunzio continues to arrange and produce for a variety of artists.