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Sicilian Songs of the Sea @ Stony Brook

(Mar 23, 2012)

On Thursday, April 12, 2012, the Stony Brook University Center for Italian Studies presents Sempri amMari, a concert performance dedicated to the sea of Sicily. The concert, a project of the AquaAria Group, features maritime songs, fishermen’s chants, legends of the sea, love songs and celebratory dances. In performance are vocalists/instrumentalists Michela Musolino, Vincenzo Castellana, and Giuseppe Severini. The concert is presented in collaboration with the Office of the Alfonse D’Amato Chair in Italian and Italian American Studies.

The schedule:
Thursday, April 12
11:20 am to 12:40 pm: seminar with students and faculty exploring the origin/ importance of this research project
2:20 pm to 3:40 pm: concert performance: Sempri amMari
All are invited. Free and open to the public.
Visit the Center for Italian Studies for more information.
Location:
West Campus - Frank Melville Jr. Library
Nicolls Road
Main Entrance
Stony Brook, NY 11794
Room: Center for Italian Studies Meeting Hall, E-4340
Phone: (631) 632-7444
http://www.michelamusolino.com/MichelaMusolino/AcquAria_-_%22Sempri_amMari%22.html
http://www.stonybrook.edu/commcms/italian_studies/events_home.html