Spoleto Festival dei 2Mondi with “La MaMa Theatre” of New York performing “The Weather” by Elizabeth Swados

Gionni Di Clemente        guitarist, composer and arranger

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Spoleto Festival dei 2Mondi with “La MaMa Theatre” of New York performing “The Weather” by Elizabeth Swados

 A vocal and instrumental composition created by Elizabeth Swados just for the Festival of the Two Worlds. A mix of stories, scientific descriptions, quotes from news broadcasts, mythological or fantasy stories about storms, destruction, rebirth and beauty. ‘Weather, a dramatic oratorio ‘ is all of this.
2Artists from several parts of the world – Cary Gant (vocal), Heather Paauwe (violin), Yukio Tsuji (shakuhachi/percussion), Francesco Savoretti (percussioni), Gionni Di Clemente (guitar/bouzouki/oud) Paolo Rosichetti (bass). Arrangements and musical direction by Claudio Scarabottini, in lyrics that were conceived and written by Filippo Consales and translated by Andrea Sensidoni

Spoleto 57 Festival Dei 2 Mondi, La Mama Spoleto Open 2014