Franco Simone y shows en Chile: “Muchos países se ponen celosos”

Francesco Luigi Simone, conocido como Franco Simone, conversó con La Cuarta en medio de la ola de calor que azota a Europa. De hecho, nos confiesa desde el Viejo Continente que ya quiere volver a Latinoamérica para “tomar un poco de fresco”. “Hace tanto calor, no recordamos haber sufrido nunca tanto calor, es una cosa … Read more

Catania, at the Ursino Castle the works of Zuccaro and an unpublished video installation in which Franco Battiato took part (Video)

Reading Time: 3 minutes Is titled “Visual meditation” the exhibition of Peter Zuccaro which, between painting, music and poetry, crosses the profound sense of spirituality of Franco Battiatostarring with the author of an unedited video installationgenesis and cornerstone of the exhibition project scheduled in Catania, in the halls of Ursino Castle, from January 15th to … Read more

De premiers ateliers franco

Les premiers ateliers franco-allemands portant sur le dialogue entre l’Etat et les acteurs du culte musulman ont été organisés ce mois de décembre à Paris. Présenté comme « un complément aux travaux respectifs du Forum de l’islam de France (FORIF) et de la Deutsche Islam Konferenz (DIK) », ce rendez-vous a été l’occasion pour les … Read more

Franco Battiato, the rediscovered interview: love, wars and spirituality

In an old damask jacket I find papers written in blue ink. It’s about a dialogue with Franco Battiato that dates back to twenty years ago. In this unpublished interview we talk about love, wars and spirituality. I think how much we miss his voice, his truth, his way. Rereading that dialogue moves me and … Read more

Franco Caroni the right to music award. Ceremony Saturday 18 December

It’s Franco Caroni, historic founder and director of the experience of Siena Jazz – National Academy of Jazz, the Right to Music 2022 award. The award, established in Montepulciano to celebrate the Festa della Toscana, is attributed to musical personalities capable of transmitting the universal principles of dialogue and confrontation through music. The ceremony will … Read more

Franco Battiato: the magic of The Master’s Voice at the cinema, the perfect pop album

After the presentation at the Taormina Film Fest 2022, the film-event Franco Battiato – The Master’s Voice arrives in theaters from November 28 to December 4. Directed by Marco Spagnoli and produced by RS Productions and ITsART, the docufilm is a physical and emotional journey, from Milan to Milo, in Franco Battiato’s house, during which … Read more

Franco Masini: “Growth implies risk all the time” | UPR

“I put slow motion to better understand what happens to me when I lose control. Playing to be someone else who hides my interior, it becomes difficult to distinguish who I am as well ”, Franco Masini sings in “Formas”, one of the tracks of his most recent album, titled Castawaywritten and recorded entirely during … Read more

Rai Documentari presents ”The courage to be Franco”

One year after Franco Battiato’s death, Rai Documentari dedicates a prime time to him with “The courage to be Franco” broadcast on May 18, at 9.20 pm on Rai 1. Written and directed by Angelo Bozzolini and produced by Aut Aut Production in collaboration with Rai Documentari, the film traces the life and career of … Read more