There is always much work to be done behind-the-scenes to prepare for a show. There are contracts to be negotiated and completed, tax forms to be submitted, endless promotional correspondence; travel and sound checks to be coordinated… Apart from the administrative work, there are hours and hours of rehearsals. I actually enjoy rehearsing, but before I rehearse with the band, I spend endless time rehearsing alone so that the repertoire is ready for the musicians. All of this is done with one goal in…Read more
Sabbinirica! Welcome! So glad you stopped by. Remember when you were a child how you collected shells as you wandered along the beach? I still do that...and I do the same with songs...Sicilian songs...
So, c'mon, wander along with me...
We are brigands! Siamo Briganti -Si Diedero alla Macchia
While the USA was rebuilding after the Civil War, Italy was facing it's own civil war coming on the heels of Unification. Via the musical traditions of Southern Italy, Michela Musolino and Rosa Tatuata tell the story of the brave men and women who fought for freedom in Southern Italy.
Sicilian Music Festival
The Sicilian Music Festival New York will host I Beddi folk group from Sicily as well as feature performers Villa Palagonia, John T. La Barbera, and Michela Musolino with Rosa Tatuata. We’ll sing and dance the night away at Drom in New York City’s East Village. The Sicilian Music Festival is presented by Experience Sicily https://experiencesicily.com/events/sicilian-music-festival/