Results tagged with 'italian music'
Published July 17, 2014
As a fan rooting for Argentina in the World Cup, last weekend was likely a little rough for Italian crooner Patrizio Buanne. This upcoming weekend, however, is shaping up much more nicely with two headlining performances set for Festa Italiana.
Published April 15, 2014
It's true, the appearance in Milwaukee of an Italian pop star is so rare that a blog post about the event warrants a headline like the one above.
Published Jan. 6, 2013
It is likely that no culture can rival the Italians as far as tradition and pride. And sacred music is an important piece of that tradition. Dr. Marisa Gatti-Taylor and her husband Dr. Steven Millen Taylor have produced "Inni e Canti," an album featuring 15 rare Italian hymns. Also producing the CD is local musician Michael Kamenski, director of liturgy and music at St. Sebastian Church.
Published July 17, 2009
In 2004, after a decade away from the Milwaukee music scene, singer Louie Lucchesi returned with a new vision and a new album called "Second Hand Smoke" featuring seven cover songs and a few originals. Lucchesi's band, Brother Louie, plays at Festa Italiana on Sunday, July 19, at noon.
Published Sept. 27, 2008
In 2006, Sicilian singer and songwriter Carmen Consoli's album "Eva Contro Eva" went to No. 1 on the Italian pop charts, internationally hailed as Consoli's "return to her roots." Two years later, Consoli is back on tour in the U.S. and making her debut in Milwaukee at the Miramar Theater Monday night.