Lately, my mornings have involved shoveling snow, throwing sand, spreading salt and commiserating with the mailman over yet another dire prediction made by the tv-weathermen. I have to wonder: how is it possible that a few short weeks ago, I was in Sicily, where it was unseasonably warm for mid-November? While I was visiting, Michele Termine from TeleRadioSciacca interviewed me at the Casa Planeta in Menfi. Here is the interview which took place in the midst of the installation, Discorsi… 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...
Terra Sangue Mare in Concert: a night of traditional and contemporary Sicilian Folk & Roots Music
Sponsored by BACIO ( Bridgeport Area Cultural Association), Circolo Sportivo Italo-Americano; The UNICO Club, Bridgeport Chapter.
Age limit: All ages
St Joseph's Day Festival
Annual Sicilian Feast prepared by Bar Eolo's award-winning Chef Melissa in honor of St Joseph, patron saint of Sicily. Terra Sangue Mare is delighted to present a short selection of Sicilian music and invite the revelers to dance!
Terra Sangue Mare
Come hear us at THE place for world music in NYC...with a Speak-Easy-Vibe: Downstairs at Silvana's
Age limit: 13-18
La Primavera Vinni / Spring Has Come!
Terra Sangue Mare: songstress Michela Musolino, organetto player Fabio Turchetti and world percussionist Michael Delia present a repertoire of traditional and contemporary Sicilian folk, mixing genres and world sounds to create a vibrant and celebratory musical journey to the Mediterranean's largest island. They'll also be joined by folklorist and guitarist Phil Passantino as the celebration moves to the mainland with the music of Il Meridione: The South of Italy. Special guest zampognari ( Southern Italian bagpipers) Domenico Porco and Charlie Rutan will be welcomed to turn up the heat.
We'll be gathering in the church hall of Our Lady Of Pompeii Shrine Church on Carmine and Bleeker Streets in NYC so be ready to dance with us ( learn a few dance steps with the musicians before the show starts) and let's have a party to celebrate the return of Spring!
Age limit: All ages