Matteo Guidicelli says he picked the songs for his upcoming concert based on his past experiences.
celebrate his 10th year in show business, actor Matteo Guidicelli
will have a concert titled, Matteo Made
in Cebu this November 18 at the Waterfront Cebu City Hotel and Casino. His
guests include Martin Nievera, KZ Tandingan, the G-Force Dancers, and Visayan
singer Kurt Fick.
going to be very new because this is the first time I’m working with these
veterans—Sir Louie Ocampo (his musical director), Rowell Santiago (his concert
director), Tito Martin Nievera. KZ Tandingan and the G-Force should be there
also. Everything’s going to be fresh and new, “ he said at a bloggers’
conference on Thursday, November 10 at the Kuya J restaurant on Timog Avenue,
brainstormed on the repertoire with director Rowell and composer Louie, Matteo
said that the songs he picked for his concert are the music he grew up with.
“So ‘yung mga songs na dati hindi ako kumakanta, naririnig ko lang si mama
nag-karaoke, dinagdag ko rin ‘yan. May mga songs na memorable para sa akin at
‘yung mga songs na sobrang relatable sa akin na mga pinagdaanan ko ngayon,
pinagdaanan natin before, mga ganyan,” he said.
revealed that there will also be a song for his girlfriend, singer-actress
Sarah Geronimo. “Meron naman, meron naman. Secret, surprise na ‘yan,” he said,
not wanting to share the title of the song.
asked if Sarah is attending his concert, Matteo said that he does not know yet
as she is busy with her work. Nonetheless, he said that his girlfriend is
always welcome to do so. “What matters is that she is one of the fewest that
inspired me for the show, inspires me to do my work all the time, inspires my
craft. She’s an inspiration, that’s more than enough for me,” he told some
members of the press after the blog con.
profits of Matteo’s concert will benefit Kythe Foundation, an organization for