On 17 and 18 January will be held in Maranola (Formia, LT) “The Bagpipe – Festival of Traditional Music and Culture”. It is an important event in the panorama of Italian traditional music, not just for the rich program, but also because the event is one of the oldest of our country, having arrived at the twenty-second edition. As now the readers of these pages well know, “The Bagpipe” is organized by Erasmo Treglia and Ambrogio Sparagna, both engaged, even together in different formations and events, in research, study and revived the folk music traditions. In this event fielding all their experience, not only as a performer, but also to project coordinators of the study and dissemination. The program is well representative of this perspective and will compare different expressive traditions, musicians and instrument makers. Among the guests mention the duo Raffaello Simeoni and Massimo Giuntini, with the show “The path of the mystics”, Goffredo Degli Esposti, who will hold the seminar “Saltarello & other dances”, the Sardinian female group Actores Alidos with the show “Laras de Coraddu “. From abroad mention, finally, the duo Nour-Eddine Fatty, “which collects the special family tradition of therapeutic music healing of the mountains of the northern Moroccan Rif”, and Sainkho, Siberian interpreter overtone singing among the most famous in the world.
The entire program can be found here.
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