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Music in the Riding School

Musica al Maneggio, a fund raising concert in the fienile – the barn, next to the horse boxes, at the Club Ippico di Barga on the 30th June.The funds raised go towards the Concorso Provinciale di Salto Ostacoli at the Club Ippico on the 22nd July. It is a “Tappa” of the gare provinciali.

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30th June

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Wedding in Barga Vecchia, Sorri – Suffredini

The story of Barga becoming the centre for marriages in Tuscany continues. The last of the June bride’s for this year passed through the doors of the Palazzo Pancrazi this afternoon. Maurizio Sorri and Alessandra Suffredini were married in front of a large crowd of family, friends and well wishers.

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New book from Simone Togneri

« Quasi non fece in tempo ad accorgersi di nulla. Solo quando sentì l’aria infilarsi violentemente tra i capelli, negli occhi e nel naso impedendole di respirare, capì che aveva sbagliato. Vedere il mondo da un altro punto di vista. Ecco di cosa aveva sentito il bisogno. » LE EDIZIONI ANTEPRIMA PRESENTANO SIMONE TOGNERI COSE […]

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29th June

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Art at the Osteria season starts in Piazza Angelio

“Art at the Osteria” is a new season of art on show right through the summer at the L’Osteria in Piazza Angelio. Inside the main sala, paintings by the Barga artist Alba Calamari can be seen on display but now added to that is a new exhibition of paintings outside the Osteria. The work on […]

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June 28th

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Professor of Paleobiology – Sedimentology in Barga

Sometimes the coincidences that happen in Barga can be startling. This evening there was yet another. Only a week or so ago we published an article about the fossils in the red marble floor of the Duomo. Most people living here had never noticed the ammonites under their feet as they walked in to the […]

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Grand Design – The Meaning of Wife.

What is the meaning of wife nowadays? Many men who have undergone a marriage will argue that wife isn’t what it used to be but are hesitant to state whether wife today is better or worse. Many swear by it, others swear at it. Some argue that modern wife is expensive others live happily with […]

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Jonathan Lane exhibition in Morocco

Jon Lane, a painter from England walked into Barga back in 2003. He found himself some studio space and started working on a series of paintings (images here) about the light falling on the City and countryside around. In May 2004 he exhibited his finished paintings in a spectacular exhibition (images here) at the Comune […]

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27th June

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