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Hamish Moore: School of Traditional Song, Music and Dance

Hamish Moore: School of Traditional Song, Music and Dance

Càirdeas nam Pìobairean (Hamish Moore’s organisation, The Fellowship of Pipers) presented the 2017 School of Traditional Scots and Gaelic Song, Music and Dance in Barga. Hamish Moore  established a similar school,…

Palazzo Pancrazi, Barga: Chairart 2017

Palazzo Pancrazi, Barga: Chairart 2017

Over the past decade we have published many articles about Chairart (they can be seen here)   – at the very start of the project it was 20 white chairs and 20…

Charlie Southgate and his Sarod in Barga Vecchia

Charlie Southgate and his Sarod in Barga Vecchia

A stunning concert in Barga Vecchia this afternoon as Charlie Southgate slowed down the daily life of Barga and got people to sit down and listen to their own breathing, their…

Theatrical wedding in Barga

Theatrical wedding in Barga

On a wet and windy day and a temperature drop of at least 10 degrees- the summer appears to be over, Martina and Michele married today in the Teatro dei…

Exceptionally early Vendemmia 2017

Exceptionally early Vendemmia 2017

The incredible summer weather in this area and the more or less total lack of rain for the last couple of months has meant that agriculture has been suffering. There…