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“I feel like we have transformed people’s views and opinions about people with learning disabilities. We’ve shown them that there is more to us than they think. They really believe what they see on stage and enjoy it. We want to break down barriers.” 

Pino Frumiento - Co-Founder of Heart n Soul


Pino Frumiento MBE co-founded Heart n Soul in 1986 along with Mark Williams MBE. He has had a long and successful songwriting career and has travelled the world performing from Denmark to South Korea. He has written over fifty songs and continues to perform today. He has also appeared in films and TV, including Channel 4’s Road Trip (2003) and Heart n Soul's Celebrity Shotgun.

In this video, Pino talks about how it feels to be part of The Big 30.

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Video: Franklyn Rodgers

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