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Music outside Aristo’s with Giuliano Nardi

Music outside Aristo’s with Giuliano Nardi

autumn sounds in Barga Vecchia

Giuliano Nardi Giuliano Nardi who has featured on barganews  many times over the years was once again outside Aristo’s bar in Barga Vecchia this afternoon with his fisarmonica – the accordion. The accordion is a portable box-shaped musical instrument of the hand-held bellows-driven free-reed aerophone family, sometimes referred to as a squeezebox. A person who plays the accordion is called […]

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Trophy for Giuliano Nardi and his fisarmonica

Giuliano Nardi and his fisarmonica who have featured on barganews  many times over the years was awarded a trophy this morning in Palazzo Pancrazi by the the Mayor of Barga, Marco Bonini in recognition of his unfailing devotion to making music with his fisarmonica – the accordian. The accordion is a portable box-shaped musical instrument […]

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Easter dancing in the streets

Easter dancing in the streets

In many other countries, Christmas has become the most important and celebrated annual holiday but here in Italy that honour goes to the Easter break. It is the time of year where traditionally families sit down around the table for an enormous meal sometimes lasting well into the afternoon and then it is time for […]