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...
CANTU: an exploration of the Italian penninsula through it's history of folk music.
metalli Sonanti presents Cantu: a journey of Italian folk song throughout the penninsula.
Roots & Ruckus
Metalli Sonanti returns to the Jalopy as part of the line-up of Wednesday's Roots & Ruckus!!
Metalli Sonanti with special guest Lynn Bechtold
Girl Scout's World Thinking Day
Sicilian Folk Dance presentation as part of the program of International Friendship.
Rosa Tatuata's Christmas Extravaganza
An Italian Christmas Celebration!
Join ROSA TATUATA for an afternoon concert celebration of Christmas songs from Sicily and Southern Italy. Enjoy the festive music and folk instruments that have been a Christmas tradition for centuries and are still a vibrant and beloved part of modern day Christmas celebrations. Come meet our zampognaro: the bagpiper whose presence is identified with Christmas music throughout Southern Italy.
Spend the afternoon making merry with us!
Una Celebrazione di Natale Italiano!!
Venite ad ascoltare i ROSA TATUATA per un concerto di pomeriggio delle canzoni natalizie della Sicilia e del Meridione. Godetevi la musica festiva e gli strumenti folk che facevano parte della tradizione natalizia per secoli e che fanno ancora una parta vivace e amata delle feste moderne. Venite ad incontrare il nostro zampognaro, di cui la sua presenza è identificata con la musica natalizia nel Meridione.
Passate il pomeriggio festeggiando con noi.
Musolino & Turchetti with special guest Laura Vernaschi
Agents of Faith: Votive Objects in Time and Place
Sponsored by the Bard Graduate Center as part of their exhibition, "Agents of Faith: Votive Objects in Time and Place"
There will be a round table discussion with members of the community, led by Dr. Joseph Sciorra. There will also be devotional Italian folk music!
Join Rosa Tatuata for an afternoon of Sicilian and Southern Italian Folk Music!
40th Annual West Virginia Italian Heritage Festival
Rosa Tatuata performs at the 40th Annual West Virginia Italian Heritage Festival
Festival schedule here:
Celebrate and evening of Sicilian music and dance on the terrace at beautiful Aldworth Manor in front of Mount Monadnock in NH!