We did it! Terra Sangue Mare ( Michael Delia, Fabio Turchetti and I) just recorded our first CD and shall launch it in April of this year. At the end of 2015 after a concert tour on the East Coast here in the US and while in the middle of a concert tour abroad, we found ourselves in a recording studio in Prague. Not just any studio; this one had a comfy white sofa and was chosen for that specific reason. Months before, we had tried to record and I kept falling asleep while sitting on a drum throne…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...
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Phil Passantino, Charlie Rutan, Christa Patton and I visit Ed Feldmen and give a sneak peak of our Valentine's Show: Pipes, poems and Passion!
Pipes, Poems and Passion
Pipes, Poems & Passion: From Scotland to Sicily on the wings of love! Nothing says unbridled passion like bagpipes, nothing says romance like poetry, and there's no better place on earth to combine the two than on the island of Sicily! Bring your squeeze to the most eclectic music show of Philly's season, with sounds from Celtic, French and Sicilian traditions as well as Early Music selections; starring - Musicians: Charlie Rutan, Crista Patton, Michela Musolino, Lucas Mitsch, Phil Passantino, JP Provenzano. Spoken/sung words: Michela Musolino. Join us for an afternoon concert folk and early music, sprinkled with poetry and all dedicated to LOVE.Share
2nd Annual La Primavera Vinni
Remember how much fun you had last year at our First Annual La Primvera Vinni? Now it's time for the SECOND!
The Second Annual, La Primavera Vinni, a party of folk song and dance to celebrate the arrival of Spring!
Join us again as we welcome Spring with a night of the folk music and dance of Sicily and Southern Italy. Once a year the theater below Our Lady of Pompeii Church turns into an Italian Piazza with a music and dance concert when we celebrate the end of winter and Persephone's return to the land of the living! It will be an evening of tamburelli, organetti and zampogne, tarantellas, balletti and tammuriatas. We'll all be there: Phil Passantino, Michael Delia, Domenico Porco, Charlie Rutan, JP Provenzano and myself ( Michela Musolino) and this year, we are honored to have as our special guests, our friends, LassatiliAbballari : Michele Piccione, Benedetto Basile; Marco Macaluso, Ciccio Piras and Barbara Crescimanno, who are brining even MORE Sicilian folk music and dance as well as the folk songs and dance traditions of Europe: Balfolk. Don't know the dances? No worries! We'll teach you - expert instructor Barbara Crescimanno will show you the steps. Come celebrate with us and dance the night away.
Advance sale tickets are $15 available at the Eventbrite link below.Share
La Primavera Vinni, Part II
We are bringing our annual Spring folk music & dance celebration to Philadelphia!!!
Concert for St Joseph's Day
Live-stream concert to celebrate St Joseph's Day!