Production and arrangement: Giorgio Li Calzi
Recording and mixing: Ezio Ivaldi and Ciro Nardone
Some author’s notes
This cd is a tribute to the Neapoletan song.
This production, made in Turin by a multiethnic and very culturally “contaminated” band, decided to have non neapoletan musicians: the singer and percussionist Mamady Koyate from Ivory Coast; the brasilian percussionist Gilson Silveira, the singer Elena Roggero from Turin, and many jazz musicians coming from Piemonte mostly. There’s also the partecipation of actor Michele Di Mauro.
Besides the above musicians, there are also: Giorgio Li Calzi: trumpet, piano – Roberto Cecchetto: guitar- Alessandro Maiorino: bass – Sandro Minetto: drum – Carlo Virzi: drum – Igor Sciavolino: percussions- Alex Rolle: percussions – Antonio Zambrini:piano – Aldo Mella: double-bass – Nicola Muresu: double-bass – Roberto Regis: sax soprano – Danilo Pala: sax tenore – Andrea Morandini: bagpipes – Sergio Berardo: ghironda – Umberto Fantini : violin.