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Andrea Bocelli in NYC

Andrea Bocelli was in NYC for a press conference to lend his celebrity to a presentation by the Region of Tuscany.  The Region presented its new tourism guide, Voices of Tuscany, Exploring a Land Marked by Talent and Beauty by … Continue reading

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Collefrisio Wines in NYC

A celebration of fine wine and food from Italy’s Abruzzo region was recently held at Harry’s Italian Bar and Restaurant on Gold Street in NYC. Amedeo De Luca and Antonio Patricelli, both third generation winemakers, introduced their organic wines while … Continue reading

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Edible Treasures of Ascoli Piceno

Ascoli Piceno is the southernmost province of Italy’s Marche region, about 2 hours north of Rome.  It borders the region of Abruzzo to the south, is caressed by the Adriatic Sea to the east and protected by the Apennine Mountains … Continue reading

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Alberto Rabagliati – Reminders of Beauty in a Time of War

“The music of Alberto Rabagliati helped Italians dream at a very difficult time.”  So stated Prof. Stefano Albertini, Director of Casa Italiana Zerrilli-Marimo’ at NYU, at the Casa’s Homage to Alberto Rabagliati.    Swiss tenor Gilbert Rolle and pianist Frank Ponzio, … Continue reading

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