FolkTrip

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STEFANO SALETTI – MEDITERRANEAN WORLD

Multi-instrumentalist and inexhaustible composer, founder and director of the Ikona Band and of various international ensembles of world music. His polyglot music also speaks the Sabir (ancient uncoded language spoken for centuries as Esperanto of the sea people) and plays through the traditional instruments of the lands of the whole[…]

ENRICO FINK – JEWISH TRADITION

Among the greatest exponents in Italy and in Europe of jewish music, Enrico Fink, born in Florence, travels the world above the theater stages of Europe and the United States, holding meetings, conferences, talks, telling stories, singing and playing. Descendant of a large family of Russian Jewish refugees, after a[…]

TRAINDEVILLE – INDIE FOLK POWER DUO

The indie-folk power-duo of accordionist and multi-instrumentalist Ludovica Valori and double bass player Paolo Camerini is always on the road, crossing countries and continents looking for inspiration for the contaminated music of their Traindeville project. The journey is the ideal dimension for Valori and Camerini, a condition of constant movement[…]

STEFANIA PLACIDI – FOLK GUITARIST

Singer, guitarist and author. Her precious arrangements on the classical guitar ignite human feelings and events in a vast musical repertoire where folk music tells everything with unbridled authenticity. Stornelli, serenades, love songs from his city (Rome) but that, in all the corners of the world, S.P. can sing with[…]

PEPPE VOLTARELLI – PRIDE AND PASSION FOR SOUTHERN ROOTS

A composer without national borders, Peppe Voltarelli, is the former founder and leader of the Parto delle Nuvole Pesanti,; he is a first-class interpreter and indispensable reference point on the fertile ridge that holds the author’s song together with the popular songs in Italy. His music is deeply moved by[…]

CHIARA CASARICO – THEATER AND FOLK REPRESENTATIONS

Singer and multi-instrumentalist, multi-faceted soul of acting art, Chiara Casarico studied lyrical singing and popular singing with Lucilla Galeazzi and Gabriella Aiello and has been collecting prizes and awards for many years. She founded the vocal 4tet “Fimminincanto” and often performs alone and in recitals.

GIUDITTA SCORCELLETTI – SONGS OF TUSCANY

Giuditta Scorcelletti, born in 1976, carries out a very personal and original discussion on folk music. She began to research folk music and traditions of the Pistoia mountains, under the guidance of anthropologist Alessandro Fornari. In her songs, we find the vocal Tuscan tradition, which were moved by the passion[…]

SUSANNA BUFFA – FOLK MEETS ELECTRONICA

Susanna Buffa Musician, music journalist and interpreter of absolute versatility. S.B. is a well-rounded researcher on the Italian Folk scene. Susanna began to tread the stages in 2006 alongside Lucilla Galeazzi. In the sign of this artistic encounter, she deepens the vocal tradition of central Italy and matures a distinctive[…]