Music

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by Silvia Donati | Tue, 03/24/2020 - 09:35
Concert halls have been closed due to the coronavirus emergency, but music doesn’t stop: opera houses around world and theaters large and small are…
Culture
by mackayjamie32 | Thu, 01/30/2020 - 08:59
“Imagine, if you can, if somebody made a B-movie of the entire disco genre… It's not disco, in fact in most cases it's technically a lot worse, but there is…
Culture
by John Bensalhia | Wed, 01/01/2020 - 10:03
John Bensalhia is your resident DJ for the night, as he picks some notable Italian musicians to hit the UK charts... Italian music artists have enjoyed and…
Culture
by Magda Lauer | Tue, 08/28/2018 - 04:45
This year on the 10th November this brilliant composer and musician, often referred to as’ Parrot Estrada’, will turn ninety! The huge body of work, spanning…
Life + Style
by Silvia Donati | Fri, 06/22/2018 - 00:00
From open-air concerts set amid the spectacular backdrop of the Dolomites to al fresco opera festivals and beyond, here are Italy’s top music events to check…
Culture
by John Bensalhia | Thu, 05/10/2018 - 06:45
John Bensalhia profiles the Top 10 Best Selling Italian Music Artists and acts * Mina, 150 million The chameleon-like, three-octave range of Mina has helped to…
Life + Style
by Silvia Donati | Wed, 02/07/2018 - 10:00
If you’re a fan of Italian music, there’s good news for you: approximately 200,000 Italian songs from the 20th century have been made available online, on a…
Culture
by John Bensalhia | Thu, 08/10/2017 - 04:07
John Bensalhia lists some of the top music events and festivals coming to Italy in the coming months. Spanning everything from opera and classical to…
Life + Style
by rebeccawinke | Thu, 05/25/2017 - 05:04
Italian pop songs and musicians have been making it to airwaves worldwide since Domenico Modugno belted out “Volare!” (from his hit song “Nel Blu Dipinto di…
Culture
by Silvia Donati | Fri, 11/18/2016 - 00:00
As we continue our coverage of Lombardy, ITALY Magazine’s featured region this November, we take a look at its notable music tradition. You may not be aware…