24 September 2015

Sounds of Italy Part 2

Neapolitan music, or Canzone Napoletana as it is often referred to in Italian, is a traditional form of music. This style of music is quite simple, although it is highly captivating to the audience. Now, the Neapolitan style has evolved drastically over the years. The sound is very hard to define nowadays. Traditionally though, this... Read More
03 December 2013

Sounds Of Italy Part 1

Italians are immensely proud of their musical heritage. Quite rightly so too. Almost every piece of popular music that pops on the radio nowadays has been influenced, at least in part, by the Italian musicians of the 16th Century. Now, I am not saying that there is a direct influence. I am sure bands such... Read More