Within the context of the project Songs of My Neighbours, Italian partner Astragali Teatro presented the group Mascarimirì in a live concert in Teatro Paisiello, the historic theatre of Lecce.
The event, presented on the occasion of the International Roma and Sinti Day on April 8th 2014, was the culmination of a day of events that included:
-A presentation at the University of Salento on the project’s artistic research in Cyprus and Poland.
-A discussion on Roma Culture and presentation of the artistic research conducted by Astragali Teatro within the context of Songs of My Neighbours. With Fabio Tolledi, Katia Lotteria and Claudio ‘Cavallo’ Giagnotti.
Mascarimirì Concert – “Gitanistan”
With Claudio ‘Cavallo’ Giagnotti — tamburello, voice;
Vito Giannone — mandolino, voice;
Alessio Amato — guitar, voice;
Dario Stefanelli — clarinet, voice;
Special guest: Tonio Corba — Catalan rumba, guitar.
0′-2’05”: Catalan rumba with Tonio Corba
2’05” – 4’28”: Mascarimirì
4’28” – the end: jam session
For more information on the event visit the Event’s page here.