Welcome to Siwa & Figli,accordion handcraftmanship & manufacturing!
The company has been foundad in Belgrade in 1985 by Ivan Stanojlovic, who wanted to realize the goal and the dream of every accordionist: manufacture handmade instrument, light and powerful in sound, the desire of the musicians all over the world.The powerful and rich sound, based on production standards of the glorious age of '60/'70es is the main feature of the Siwa accordions.
“The company soon gain the recognition of the famous accordionists all over the world and won the market with its unique and rich sound. “The first accordion of Serbia” was a popular annual competition exclusively organized by SIWA and open to competitors from all over the world.in the 1990, the founder started to cooperate with Castelfidardo, the world's city of accordion, where he was buying and selecting the first class raw material for accordions.This method has allowed to the company to change the strategy and move its production and company directly to Castelfidardo, Italy.”
100% handcrafted products
Siwa & Figli accordions are the unique masterpieces of the handmade work.Every small detail is assembled with the highest precision and the highest quality. All this passion toward accordions has made the Siwa & Figli accordions pieces of art and appreciated by the accordions for their beauty and sound all over the world.
Siwa & Figli has entered into the market with a series of excellent instruments, the result of experience and craftsman ability of the Siwa family, who dedicated decades to the accordion manufacturing. Initially, strongly inspired by the Balkan melody and sound,the Siwa & Figli accordions are suitable to any kind of music, considering a wide range of accordion lines and models.
Custom made instruments
Siwa & Figli manufactures a wide range of accordions, ready to fulfill any even the most demanding request, even the custom made models in order to give to the musician his own, personalized sound. In order to fulfill the customers expectations, Siwa & Figli put at the disposal its total ability, carefully listen to the request, dialogue continously with a customer in order to creare a desired instrument which perfectly suits to its owner.
What they say about us?
“I am in touch with Siwa & Figli since 2013.In the 2014, I received my Siwa accordion, manufactured in their company. With this accordion, I have entered to be part of a big family and have established a friendship for a life. I am happy that, during my concerts, I have been recognized by an audience for my Siwa & Figli.The life is one, but Siwa & Figli is unique."
“Today, in the accordions branche, or in a so way called "disinformation forest", I am happy to have met Siwa & Figli,from which I have received a class instrument on a reasonable price. With a respect for other accordion manufacturer,the most important issue for me, during the manufacturing of my accordion, I have been continually keep informed and in touch with Siwa owner, Mr Ivan. I am happy not to have had any contact with the resellers or this will not be possible to have. Thanks to a Siwa & Figli team.”
“They say, when the accordionist play an accordion, the accordion has a soul. I am sure that the accordion soul takes its form during the manufacturing process and it is possible only because Siwa & Figli instruments are made with a big love and Ivan is able to give to every accordion a soul and each is unique and special.”
“After a hign school in 1990,I decided to sell my accordion,which was very heavy and to turn from the classical music to a folk music.I always loved to look me around, but above all, I wanted to convience myself that even in Serbia a good accordion can be made.In that moment. I have met Ivan Stanojlovic,and even then I new I was not wrong.SIWA & fIGLI. a worldwide famous brand,which won not only my heart, but the hearts of many famous musicians. Concerning new accordions,Siwa & Figli has no competitors,concerning an old instrument (still appreciated), Siwa overcomes many historical brands.”
“The Siwa factory was reated in 1985.From then till today, the company was in constant evolution and improvement and has reached an enviable success. For Siwa, I can say, that in the accordions branche, is unique, it has a tone quality on the right hand and the deep and strong sound in the basses. The manual skills and the ability of the owner of the company mmakes in a way that the tone changes based on the customer's request ( the thing that presents an advantage for Siwa comparing to the other producers). Over the personal skills, during the production,there is a rigid selection of the material of the highest quality. All this let us understand the principle on which the company is based and assure us to receive an instrument of the highest quality.”
“Siwa & Figli Super Quattro is a perfect handmade accordion. It is an instrument with a very sensible reeds and it makes in a way to let you express even the smallest nuance during playing.”
“Siwa & Figli accordions has the most important thing for a musician: the soul.The first moment I played Ivan's accordions,I felt how much knowledge,work and commitment and above all, with such a heart have been made the accordions. My accordion and me became one thing.It gived me force to creare without stopping, to imagine with no bordlines and to share with the people the smile and the joythrough the music. I love the music, practically from the moment of my existance, and with Siwa & Figli, the desire for playong is even more big.The Siwa accordions are the accordions with a soul.”
“Hi Ivan, here you have made two instruments that complete each other,an outstanding estetics with various type of woods, a perfect handmade work and the unique sound make these two accordions unique in their kinds.It makes me have a lot of fun.”
“When I first heard the sound of Siwa & Figli accordion, it was enchanting. It is of course also thanks to the artist who was playing ( he was playing the music called Sevdah, in which I am specialized in). In that moment I decided to get the instrument know better. The softness of the keyboard and the sound melody and , above all, the easiness in playing the instrument convinced me to place an order. I got know the family Stanojlovic better. They manufacture accordions with love and they know how to satisfy your requests as they are also players and they know all kind of music very.”
All the comments have been sent to Siwa & Figli by the musicians themselves and represents their faithful citation with a translation in various languages.