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enthusiastic response has been achieved by LA BASULATA mini-tour that
the Group made in the past january 2011 in United Kingdom, featuring
the amazing concert performed at "Victoria Hall" in Keighley (West
Yorkshire) in front of hundreds of italian residents. The magazine "Il
Folklore d'Italia", namely the official bulletin of F.I.T.P. (Italian
Federation of Folkloristic Traditions), has dedicated a wide attention
to this event, by publishing a very interesting and detailed report,
available at the page 28 (for the english translation of the report,
2 published in february 2011 (the official
magazine of the Diocese of Alife-Caiazzo), it has been published a
wonderful report, featuring the fantastic performance of LA BASULATA
Folk Group for the joy of a large delighted crowd, in the city of Keighley
(West Yorkshire), related to the mini-tour the group made in United
Kingdom in january 2011.
The social commitment of LA BASULATA for
deaf-blind childrens and multi-handicapped persons assisted by the "Lega del Filo d'Oro"
is testified by this short article published on the Association
official zine "TRILLI NELL'AZZURRO" (see page
On the number 11 of june 2008 of "CLARUS" (the official
magazine of the Diocese of Alife-Caiazzo), it has been published a
signed by Mr. Arturo Veccia, that featured aims, results and the even
the names of the various experts that joined us to the meeting about "Folk
culture and historical knowing", related to the ceremony for the
presentation to the media of the first CD of LA BASULATA, titled "Che bella massaria".
"CHE BELLA MASSARIA - Behind the scenes" - october 2006/april 2007
(VIDEO TIMING: 19 min. 36 sec. - File download size in HI-RES:
In the months comprised between october 2006 and april 2007, the Folk
LA BASULATA has been working in studio for the recording session
related to the making of its first compact disc, titled "Che bella massaria".
All the work made in studio has been witnessed thanks to a couple of
hours of useful
video footage, that, once edited, have leaded to this very interesting
documentary, that testifies the huge amount of patient work made up
together for over 6 months. This amazing video also features some nice happy, funny
and joyful moments that, lucky, have been videotaped and that... it's
now possible to enjoy...!!!
the RAI-SAT Gambero Rosso
Channel TV show "100% RURALE" - september 15, 2007 (VIDEO TIMING: 4 min. 52 sec. -
File download size in HI-RES: 16,8 Mb.)
Among a European project of cooperation called "Leader
Plus", in collaboration with the Italian Ministry for Agriculture,
the Campania Region
and the GAL of the High Casertan area, in the 2007 it has been
produced the program "100% Rural" directed by Maria Teresa De Vito, transmitted
by RAI SAT - "Gambero Rosso Channel".
LA BASULATA has been choosen has the Folk Group that better
represented the folk tradition of the area zona and received a wide
airplay in this sense. Enclosed in the documentary, were also the
final interviews with the President of the Group, Mr. Enzo Cunti,
with the Vice-President, Mrs. Mena Fazzone, and the P.R./Responsible
for Logistics and Multimedia, Mr. Enzo Maiello.
the SKY-TV program "I CHICCHI DI SAN MACARIO" - october 8, 2006 (VIDEO TIMING: 1 min. 36 sec. -
File download size in HI-RES: 8,06 Mb.)
In october 2006, LA BASULATA has been invited to
join the 2006 edition of the traditional "Sagra dell'Uva e Rassegna
Nazionale del Folklore" in Oliveto Citra (SA).
A journalist from Telecolore TV (SKY platform), during the town's
street parade of the various groups, made an interview to the Artistic
Director of LA BASULATA, Mr. Pasquale Maiello.
short reportage taken' from the daily newspaper "IL MATTINO",
regarding the new related to the interesting
"Festa del Gusto e delle Tradizioni dell'Alto Casertano"
made in Vairano Scalo in january 2006 and the related LA BASULATA Folk
Group award winning for its great artistic results.
During the canadian mini-tour in 2005
LA BASULATA performed a very touching show for the old residents of
Caregiving Centre of Vaughan.
The event has been also reported in the centres official magazine (refer
to page 2).
was an old magazine that talked about High Casertan area coverage and
politics. In May 2005
it was published this wonderful article (written by the Folk Group
President, Prof. Enzo
Cunti) where it was told about the highlights related to the
successful Canadian Tour of LA BASULATA.
SPECCHIO" is a canadian magazine in italian language, edited in
the municipality of Vaughan, Brampton, Toronto, Mississauga
and Richmond Hill that deals with italian coverage, politics and
culture. The director of the magazine, Mrs. Giovanna Tozzi, sent one
of her reporters to join the concert that LA BASULATA performed during
"Campania Day 2005".
the Toronto OMNI CHANNEL 4 "OMNINEWS" - april 21, 2005 (VIDEO TIMING: 5 min. 21 sec. -
File download size in HI-RES: 28,8 Mb.)
A wide media and press interest has been reached by the group during
its Canadian mini-tour in april 2005. Taking the chance of a very
special show performed for the very numerous italian guests of "VILLA COLOMBO"
Toronto, a troupe
from OMNINEWS on Channel 4 television, leaded by the journalist Laura
D'Aprile, recorded a wide report dedicated to the event. More in
detail, during the reportage there were also recorded some special
interviews to the vice-president of the Ontario Federation of Clubs and Association of Campania Region, Mr. Tony
Zingaro, to the Mayor of Baia e Latina, Mr. Gabriele Di
Cerbo, and the P.R. of the Group, Mr. Enzo Maiello.
the RAI TV show
"LINEA VERDE" - october 13, 2004 (VIDEO TIMING: 2 min. 07 sec. -
File download size in HI-RES: 11,3 Mb.)
In the amazing view of the wonderful castle of Rocca D'Evandro, LA BASULATA
Folk Group in the month of october
2004 performed live during the recording sessions of the show "LINEA VERDE",
transmitted on RAI channel ONE and presented by the anchor-man
Paolo Brosio and the chef Gianfranco Vissani.
The Group had the pleasure to end the show in a twisting mix of
typical songs and dances of the High Casertan area.
"NEGRO FESTIVAL" is an amazing multiethnic festival
performed yearly in Pertosa Grotte (SALERNO). In august 2004 LA BASULATA
was invited to perform on this great stage, side by side with over 150
other singers, dancers and musicians coming from all over the Campania
Region. In this page is disposable the online version of the report
published by the daily newspaper "LA REPUBBLICA".
July 2004 LA BASULATA had the great privilege to perform among the 2nd
Edition of the "Dansen Ensemblo - International Folk Festival of the
Valle d'Aosta". The official invitation came from another local group
("Les Badochys" from Courmayeur) and this leaded LA BASULATA not only
to perform in front of an amazed crowd, but also in one of the most
beautiful places of Italy (Aosta, Courmayeur, Gignod) during an
unforgettable trip. The final show performed by the Group at the Roman
Theatre of Aosta (partially recorded in a wonderful
video), reached a
huge success among the people... Here is a report (written' in French
language) published on the
magazine "Le peuple valdotain" regarding the event (cfr. page 7).
Bisenzio (FIRENZE) is a small, wonderful town in Tuscany: on May the
1st, LA BASULATA was invited to take part to the XIth Edition of the
"Maggiolata Campigiana", a great folk festival perfectly managed and
performed in the ancient side of the town. Here is a special edition
of the town magazine "DISEGNO COMUNE" where, on the first page, was
published the full program of the event...
the film TV "UN NATALE DIVERSO" filmed between 2003 and 2004 (in various locations)
(VIDEO TIMING: 4 min. 08 sec. -
File download size in HI-RES: 22,2 Mb.)
few people knows that LA BASULATA has had the pleasure to be part of
the cast that was involved in the making of a wonderful TV movie (here
you'll find just a short video outtake)!! The film, shooted between
Naples and Baia e Latina, was directed by
Francesco De Gregorio and was titled "Un Natale diverso" ("A
different Christmas"). In short, the
film tells the story of the personal inner change of a cinic manager
for an unknown kind of miracle, suddenly find himself lost in the past, in a
strange Betlehem with no spce nor time, in the style of a classic
neapolitan crèche, a few hours before the Baby Jesus born...