FORTUNATO AND FRANK
Fortunato Isgro is a solo singer/entertainer/recording artist/musician from Brisbane who performs popular English hits from the 1950’s to 1970’s and European folk music throughout Australia. He has been performing professionally for the past 17 years and over this time has built a strong rapport and fan-base within Australia. He is renowned for his strong vocals, extensive repertoire, versatility with performing and his ability to always create an enjoyable night of dancing.
Fortunato has an established English-only market where he performs songs from musical greats such as Elvis, Engelbert Humperdinck, Dean Martin and Tom Jones at RSL’s, sporting clubs and wineries. Regular venues he performs at include:
– Twin Towns Services Club
– Kedron Wavell Services Club
– Geebung Zillmere RSL
– Kingaroy RSL
– Bundaberg RSL
– Wynnum Manly Leagues Club
– Pottsville Beach Sports Club
– Club Banora Sports Complex
– Moffatdale Ridge Winery.
Fortunato is also a popular entertainer within the Australian-Italian community and performs at numerous Italian clubs and festivals throughout Australia. The most notable festivals he has been involved with include:
– Ingham Australian Italian Festival
– Gold Coast Italian Festival
– Italian Week Brisbane
– Santa Eufemia Festival Adelaide
– Hervey Bay Cultural Festival
– Stanthorpe Three Saints Festival
– Festival of La Madonna Di Montevergine Adelaide.
Fortunato is a regular entertainer at the Italo-Australian Club Gold Coast, the Abruzzo Club Carina and ANFE Brisbane where he performs for dinner dances, buffet nights and traditional Italian nights. Fortunato also has a strong following within the Portuguese and Maltese communities of Brisbane, performing regularly for their special events.
Fortunato is able to perform in various formats including dinner dances with his keyboard, floor shows with live bands/backing tracks and roving with his guitar. He entertains at various private events throughout the year, including corporate events, weddings, wedding anniversaries and birthday parties.
Fortunato has recorded seven albums containing traditional Italian and English favourites, which are available on his website, iTunes and at his shows.
When: May 23, 2018
Where: Main Stage