is a journey into the essence of African music. Through the magic of rhythm, the evocative tone of the instruments, the power of trance and a with new way to play jazz, this concert will project you directly into a dimension of joy and positive energy that only this music can communicate. A group of extraordinary musicians and dancers, led by
the visionary composer Louis Siciliano, will take you on this exciting journey.
“Louis Siciliano is not only a composer. He is a traveler able to recreate the atmosphere through the music of the place discovered with eyes full of notes ”. (Tirza Tognazzi Bonifazi, MYMOVIES)
is an eclectic, visionary music composer. He was born in Naples, on March 19th , 1975, at the foot of Mount Vesuvius, a long dominated over land and whose root have been giving rise to an artistic fertile ground, so to represent the common denominator of the entire Mediterranean Area. To honor his background, Louis' poetry aims at bringing up again exotic ancient instruments along with forms of vocal traditions from all over the world. Hence he becomes a multi-instrumentalist, orchestra conductor, music producer, sound engineer, soundtrack composer and author. His creativity comes from a constant search for perfect synergy among the most different musical writings, beyond time and space. The synthesis of music languages is at the basis of his project. Louis Siciliano starts from the musical tradition which does not only come from Europe but rather from the world over. His compositions reflect the strong search for a language that elevates our essence to the Absolute. A journey of the soul towards the great Harmonia Universalis.
Winner of the Nastro d'Argento 2005 as Best composer. David di Donatello nominee in 2006. Composer of the Year "Award City of Rome," 2007. Best Composer of "Tropea Film Festival" 2008. Best Composer of "Roma Videoclip" 2009. Composer of the Year to 67 ° Mostra del Cinema di Venezia 2010. Composer of the Year "FEDEREZIONE OF ITALIAN CINEMA D'ESSAI" (FICE) Mantova, 2010.
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