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[…]
Singer, tambourine and a dancer, Anna Cinzia Villani is an interpreter who has created a close relationship between her artistic activity and research in the field. Next to the analysis of the recordings of ethnomusicologists, she has in fact collected a surprising repertoire directly from the singers of Salento. Her[…]
Currently among the most appreciated accordionists, both in Italy and in Europe, Alessandro D’Alessandro is the founder of the famous Orchestra Bottoni, a meeting point for virtuoso accordionists.
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[…]
Lara Molino’s show takes its name from her last album, “Fòrte e Gendìle” (“Strong and gentle”) in Abruzzo dialect, published by FonoBisanzio in June 2017. Thanks to this record, Lara Molino obtained a successful public and critical acclaim from several Italian magazines, such as: “Vinile”, “Musica Jazz”, “Buscadero” and “Internazionale”, which[…]
Author and songwriter, she was born in Alghero where she still lives there today. Former leader and founder of Chichimeca, C.C mixes Sardinian folk culture with Latin American influences and kneads folk with rock with an impressive naturalness. Claudia is a powerful and expressive voice, guiding souls such as Frida[…]
A singer-songwriter of the Italian folk-world scene, Lara started playing the guitar at the age of 13. When she begins to compose her first songs, she points out to “Sanremo Nuovi Talenti”. In addition to composing, she studies and re-adapts the stories of her Abruzzo: the use of the dialect[…]
Folktrip intervista la cantante LARA MOLINO che ci parla del suo ultimo lavoro in dialetto abruzzese: FORTE E GENDILE.
Folktrip intervista il bravissimo organettista Alessandro D’Alessandro.
Susanna Buffa intervista il Prof. Maurizio Agamennone etnomusicologo e autore del libro Musica e tradizione orale in Salento. Le registrazioni di Alan Lomax e Diego Carpitella (1954).