Music

 

Mario Biondi

Born in Catania, Sicily, Mario comes from a very musical family.   His grandmother was an opera singer and his father was a composer of important Sicilian folk songs.  Mario sings in English and is better known in the USA than in his home country.    His gravelly, sexy voice sings Soul, Rhythm ‘n Blues and Jazz.   His last album is Mario Biondi Sun.   Check him out on: Mario Biondi Christmas or watch a short video  

 

 

Roberto Alagna

Born of Sicilian parents who emigrated from Sicily to France, Roberto Alagna is the famous operatic tenor.   His popular album The Sicilian is a return to his roots celebrating his heritage.   Watch some of it on video.

 

 

Gio Patania

A young Sicilian singer who sings about his regrets of having to leave the island due to unemployment video.

 

 

Michaela Musolino

A singer from New York, of Sicilian origin, who performs and promotes traditional Sicilian music