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Marching To Beat Of His Own Drum

Four years ago, Sergio D’isanto decided to take a sonic leap across the Atlantic Ocean. The Italian native, who was studying at the Conservatorio di Perugia in Umbria, became so enthralled by a conversation he had with some friends that he “just knew” Montreal was the place to be as an aspiring musician. 

Fiera del Levante di Bari e la cultura mediterranea

A Bari, dall’8 al 16 settembre, apre i battenti la 76esima edizione dell’esposizione internazionale dedicata all’area mediterranea

Carnuntum’s Ancient Roman Ruins Recreated

Ancient Roman ruins give us a glimpse into what once was – remnants of a time and place long ago. However, modern technology and resourceful thinking is giving these sites a second life through restoration projects. 

Entrevue avec le photographe Mimmo Jodice

Dans le cadre de l’exposition Villes sublimes consacrée au travail du photographe napolitain Mimmo Jodice, présentée cet automne au Musée McCord, Panoram Italia s’est entretenu avec cet artiste d’exception qui expose pour la première fois au Canada un projet spécial constitué de 50 photographies en noir et blanc grand format, illustrant sa vision de plusieurs grandes villes du monde: Naples, Rome, Venise, Moscou, Tokyo, New York, Boston, Sao Paulo, Paris, Madrid, Bruxelles, Londres, Lisbonne, Berlin et bien sûr, Montréal.

La Banda Garibaldina di Poggio Mirteto

È davvero meraviglioso ascoltare la musica allegra della banda quando attraversa le antiche vie di questo paesino. Siamo a Poggio Mirteto, centro di 6000 abitanti situato su una collina della Bassa Sabina, a 45 km da Roma. Questa cittadina è ben conosciuta a livello nazionale e internazionale perché lì ha sede la banda musicale più antica d’Italia.

The Traditions That Define Us

written by Julia Pennella Professor Urbancic’s research keeps past alive Uncovering the stories of the past drives Anne Urbancic’s fascination for Italian studies.  Professor at the...

Italy top 7 Popular Songs 2018

1.Cinema, Gianna Nannini 2.Da sola in the night, Takagi & Ketra ft. Tommaso Paradiso, Elisa  3.La musica non c'è, Coez 4.Fino all'imbrunire, Negramaro 5.Io non abito al mare, Francecsca...

Samba Italiana – The historical journey of Italians in Sao Paulo

Renowned for its prestigious museums, great restaurants and its forest of skyscrapers, Sao Paulo, the economic heart of Brazil, is one of the largest cities in the world. With no less than 20 million inhabitants, this Brazilian megalopolis is home to a multitude of cultural communities that all contributed in their own way to its tremendous growth. 

Risorgimento in Italy 1815 – 1870

Here is a chronological presentation of some of the salient dates, events and protagonists that enabled the unification of the Italian peninsula.

Silvio Mastrodascio

Silvio Mastrodascio has amassed great acclaim over his decades as a sculptor, so you wouldn’t necessarily know that he only began to hone his craft in his thirties. Born in Cerqueto, Abruzzo, in 1943, the young Mastrodascio would paint landscapes and the houses of his rural hilltop village, but when it was time for a university education, he enrolled in a more-practical-than-creative demography and statistics course in Rome. 

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She’ll smother you with hugs and kisses, feed you no matter how full you are and at times be a little demanding, but it’s all to make sure you turn out the best that you can be. Mamma, ma, mother or mom — no matter how you call her she’ll be there to mend a loose button or sit and talk for hours over a cappuccino. Panoram discovers how Italian-Canadian mothers have fed the souls and stomachs of our community.

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Freeway & Natasha In The Morning has awakened and entertained Montreal radio listeners for almost a year now. Freeway Frank (Franco Depalo) and Natasha Gargiulo took over the reins on the radio show in early 2012 and have since then built an army of loyal listeners.  

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Jackie Lina Alexander

Name: Jackie Lina Alexander Nickname: Jaxs Occupation: Bartender/studying to be a paralegal Age: 22 Generation: Second Mom’s side from: Fano, Pesaro and Urbino, Le Marche Raised in: Toronto Speaks: English

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Name: Kristine Centis Jorge Nickname: Krissy, Kris Occupation: Masters student in notarial law Age: 27 Generation: Third Dad’s side from: Figueira da Foz, Portugal Mom’s side from: Guglionesi, Campobasso, Molise and Villaorba, Udine, Friuli-Venezia Raised in: Montreal and Laval Speaks: English, French, Italian and Portuguese

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National Cat Day – a Daily Celebration in Rome

Italy dedicates February 17 to domestic felines, but in Rome it’s an everyday celebration.