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Articles About Rocco

Press Releases

Career Highlights

  • "Standing Ovation" - Rocco appears in this musical film being released July 2010
  • Mandalay Bay, Las Vegas
  • Bellagio, Las Vegas
  • Rio, Las Vegas
  • NADA, Orlando Convention Center, FL
  • Broadmoor, Colorado Springs
  • U.S.S. Missouri, Pearl Harbor - Rocco performed for The American Collage (Fall 2008)
  • "One Night Only", a musical benefit in Palm Springs, CA where Rocco appeared with Rita Moreno, Michelle Lee, Freda Payne, Sally Kellerman and many others. Music direction by Ron Abel
  • Birdland Jazz Club, New York City
  • NBC Network – "Today Show"
  • Iridium Jazz Club, New York City
  • Cosmopolitan Jazz Club, New Hope
  • Philadelphia Phillies
  • Philadelphia 76‘ers
  • Camden River Sharks
  • Philadelphia Park
  • Wildwood Amphitheater
  • Burlington County Amphitheater
  • Rose Tree Park Amphitheater
  • Commerce Bank Performing Arts Center
  • Please Touch Museum
  • Garden State Discovery Museum
  • Sesame Place
  • National Constitution Center
  • Performing for Governor Edward G. Rendell, PA
  • Unico National
  • Harrah’s Hotel and Casino, Atlantic City, NJ
  • NIA-PAC National Italian Political Action Committee
  • Library for the Blind & Handicapped, Trenton, NJ
  • USO Troops
  • The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia

Television Appearances

Rocco has been fortunate to appear on television on many occasions:

  • Rocco appears on Sesame Street, during the 40th Anniversary season, singing with the cast and being a positive role model for children who are blind
  • FOX TV in Philadelphia sends Rocco to Los Angeles for American Idol Finals – May 2008
  • “Today Show”- NBC-TV
  • NBC 10 - Philadelphia -- "10! Show" - named Edie Huggins' Hero, 2008
  • NBC 10 - Philadelphia "10! Show" - Singing and Highlighting his Sesame Street appearance
  • CBS 3 - Philadelphia -- 40th Anniversary of Sesame Street - re: Rocco's appearance
  • 6 ABC - Philadelphia -- Anchor Lisa Thomas-Laury interview about Sesame Street
  • FOX Philadelphia -- Five appearances related to his Surprise Presentation of tickets to the American Idol finals and appearing from Hollywood, interviewing winner David Cook and runner-up David Archuleta.
  • Access Hollywood -- Interviewing winner David Cook
  • TV Guide Network -- predicting winner of American Idol
  • New Jersey Network -- Rocco's Protests in Trenton and Rocco's camp -- Camp Little Rock
  • Comcast appearances -- One on One with Steve Adubato, plus the morning show

Many more appearances through the years of Rocco singing at The Phillies game, performing at events throughout the region, jamming on TV with anchors, receiving awards and his humanitarian efforts.