TEXTS: LYRICS FROM “HIS MILITARY LIFE” (an imaginary opera created to accompany the novel “Pro Patria” – Bernardino Bernardini, an Italian American Soldier 1915-1919. Original lyrics by Marcella Mencotti ©2017. Translations edited and revised by: ITALINGUA CHICAGO INC., Elisabetta Di Michele, Cristina Tinnirello “Ho Sentito” – Overture Ho sentito di una terra distante Dove siam’ nati, […]
CLICK HERE TO LISTEN & PURCHASE ON BANDCAMP Instrumentation: string trio Duration: 7 minutes Date: 2015 Program: Music Box Counterpoint is dedicated to my caring and loving wife Emily Wren.
CLICK HERE TO LISTEN & PURCHASE ON BANDCAMP Program Note: In a conversation with my maternal grandfather (Pépère), he made an obvious and yet striking comment about his reality. “My roots run deep here.” He is referring to the Houle family farm, located in Vermont’s Northeast Kingdom on which he has lived his entire life. All 90+ […]