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A scuola di musica - con Alessio - Part 1 View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Italy Tuscan

What are the names of the notes in Italian? Alessio, a music teacher from Pisa, starts off his music lessons by explaining how these names originated in a Tuscan monastery in the 11th century.

A scuola di musica - con Alessio - Part 2 View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Italy Tuscan

Our music lessons continue with Alessio, who shows us the special tool for deciphering the notes on a pentagramma (staff). If the chiave (clef) changes, so do the names of the notes!

A scuola di musica - con Alessio - Part 3 View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Italy Tuscan

Alessio shows us how, now that we have the clefs, we can read music intuitively. And he explains why three different clefs are used in music.

Alessandra Mastronardi - Non smettere di sognare

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Italy

After the huge success of the television series, “I Cesaroni,” Alessandra Mastronardi is the star of “Don’t Stop Dreaming,” where she plays the part of an aspiring dancer. In an interview for starlit.tv! she talks about the very different personalities of the two characters, as well as her own.

A Marsala - Salvo Agria View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Newbie Newbie

Italy Sicilian

Salvo Agria is a painter and according to him, art is the most liberating way of expressing oneself. He believes that a person doesn’t choose art, but that art chooses the person. He shows a painting that depicts three generations: a little girl, an adult woman, and an old woman.

A Marsala - Sofia Calò View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Beginner Beginner

Italy Sicilian

Sofia is eight years old, and lives in Palermo. She likes going to school, doing her homework, and going out with her mother and friends. She tells us about the last film she’s seen at the cinema. She also recites the alphabet and counts.

A Marsala - Ezio Lottieri - Via dell'Inferno - Part 1 View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Beginner Beginner

Italy Sicilian

Ezio Lottieri, a lover of music and especially the Rolling Stones, always carries his harmonica with him. In this video he tells about his experience at the Dedalo Festival 2009, where he met the well-known artists Davide Ravera and Patrizia Ferrarini. Ezio performed various songs with these two artists at the Festival in Caltabellotta.

A Marsala - Ezio Lottieri - Via dell'Inferno - Part 2 View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Beginner Beginner

Italy Sicilian

Ezio recalls that Davide, a well-known artist, asked him to join him in playing a song at a festival. Davide had written the piece and it's called "Road to Hell." Obviously Ezio accepted.

A Marsala - Ezio Lottieri - Via dell'Inferno - Part 4 View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Italy

The second part of Via dell’inferno (Hell Road/Road to Hell) where songwriter Davide Ravera creates an atmosphere of cold winter, tears, music, freedom, longing for home, and beginning again.

Adriano - Le stagioni dell'anno View Series View This Episode

Difficulty: difficulty - Beginner Beginner

Italy Sicilian

The seasons divide up the solar year. In astronomical terms, a season is the interval of time between an equinox and a solstice, which is why there are four seasons, each of which lasts three months independently of geographical location. Adriano describes the seasons in Sicily, where he lives.

Adriano - Adriano e Anita View Series View This Episode

Difficulty: difficulty - Beginner Beginner

Italy Sicilian

Adriano is not only charming, he was able to teach his new Polish girlfriend how to speak Italian in just a few months, with a little help from Yabla.

Adriano - Messaggio di Madre Teresa di Calcutta sugli animali View Series View This Episode

Difficulty: difficulty - Beginner Beginner

Italy Sicilian

Together with his dog Zara, Adriano commemorates Mother Teresa of Calcutta and her teachings on animals. Mother Teresa was canonized by Pope Francis on September 4, 2016.

Adriano - Negozio di Antichità Sgroi View Series View This Episode

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Italy

Adriano visits a Palermo antique dealer, Massimo Sgroi, who also exhibits the work of contemporary artists. Sgroi invites Yabla friends to submit work.

Amiche - sulla spiaggia View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Beginner Beginner

Italy Lucano

Serena, Milena and Flavia tell us about how they spend their days on the beautiful beach of Maratea. The girls and their friends come to this popular beach on hot summer days as well as on winter days, just to get together and see one another.

Amici - Angela View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Beginner Beginner

Italy Sicilian

Angela is a thirty-four year old Sicilian woman who talks about her unusual job. She’s a street artist who performs as a clown and as a fire dancer. For a hobby she collects vintage clothing.

Andromeda - e i gatti... View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Beginner Beginner

Italy

In this video, Andromeda tells us about her love for animals and especially for her three cats: Nina, Shiva, and Lawrence. She compares them with people since these cats, like all animals, have recognizable human behavioral traits.

Andromeda - Il lavoro di Copywriter View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Italy

Andromeda tells us about her job as a copywriter. She explains what a copywriter does, and what kind of studies can help prepare you for this kind of job.

Andromeda - e i gatti 2 - Part 1 View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Italy

Dorian is a cat that Andromeda had as a kitten, and then entrusted to her mother-in-law. After six years, Dorian came back to the family.

Andromeda - e i gatti 2 - Part 2 View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Italy

Andromeda introduces us to her other cats: Bella, Briciola, and Fiocco. She also recounts an anecdote from a book of Tiziano Terziani, a noted journalist [interviews with Terziani featured in videos 2708, 3105, and 3106].

Animalisti Italiani - Walter Caporale - Part 1 View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Italy

Interview with Walter Caporale, national president of Animalisti Italiani [Italian Association for the Rights of Animals], whose mission is safeguarding the life of domestic animals and the prevention of cruelty towards them.

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