Canzoniere Grecanico Salentino

Formed 1975
Canzoniere Grecanico Salentino
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1975
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Canzoniere Grecanico Salentino

Biography (Wikipedia)

Canzoniere Grecanico Salentino (CGS), formed by writer Rina Durante in 1975, is a traditional music ensemble from Salento, Italy. The seven piece band and dancer perform a contemporary style of Southern Italy's traditional Pizzica music and dance. According to the group's website, it has performed with musical artists including Ballaké Sissoko, Ibrahim Maalouf, Piers Faccini, composer Ludovico Einaudi, and pop drummer (Stewart Copeland of The Police. CGS opened the Concertone of La Notte della Taranta in Melpignano in front of over 100.000 people.

Based in Lecce, the group performs concerts under the direction of fiddler, and drummer Mauro Durante. Durante took over as bandleader from his father, Daniele Durante, in 2007. Previously, Durante was the musical assistant to Einaudi, Maestro Concertatore of the La Notte della Taranta festival.

CGS has recorded 18 albums and performed in the USA, Canada, Europe and the Middle East. In 2010, CGS was awarded Best Italian World Music Group at the Meeting of Independent Labels festival in Italy.

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Taranta (feat. Ludovico Einaudi)
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Taranta (feat. Ludovico Einaudi)
M Morabito & Canzoniere Grecanico Salentino
Pizzica
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Pizzica

Pizzica

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M Morabito
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Mara L'acqua
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Mara L'acqua
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tieneme tata
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tieneme tata
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rirollalla
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rirollalla
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Taranta (feat. Ludovico Einaudi)
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Taranta (feat. Ludovico Einaudi)
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solo andata
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solo andata
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dumenica matina
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dumenica matina
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Pizzica Indiavolata
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Pizzica Indiavolata
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Tamburrueddhu Mia
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Tamburrueddhu Mia
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Focu D'amore
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Focu D'amore
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Tamburriedohu
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Tamburriedohu
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Cogli la Rosa
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Cogli la Rosa
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Bella ci Dormi (Live)
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Bella ci Dormi (Live)
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Tira Cavallu
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Tira Cavallu
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Durante: Nu Te Fermare
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Durante: Nu Te Fermare
Canzoniere Grecanico Salentino
Pizzica di Cosimino
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Pizzica di Cosimino
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Bella ci Dormi
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Bella ci Dormi
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Itela
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Itela
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Beddhu Sta Notte
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Beddhu Sta Notte
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Nu Tu Fermare
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Nu Tu Fermare
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Past BBC Events

Celtic Connections: Celtic Connections 2015
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CCA, Glasgow
2015-01-16T10:24:42
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Jan
2015
Celtic Connections: Celtic Connections 2015

Celtic Connections: Celtic Connections 2015

CCA, Glasgow

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