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 Click on the following links for videos of our members and member performing troupes doing what they do best!

TRADIZIONE VIVENTE, MILWAUKEE, WI
A few performances of Tradizione Vivente, the Italian Dance Group of Milwaukee, WI.
  July 27, 2010 at the Chicago White Sox game in celebration of Italian Heritage Night:
      http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2TchrPXu6Eo
  Performing the dance, Vai, at the 2009 Italian Festa in Milwaukee, 2009:
      http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CIzSfPa_0os&feature=related
  Festa Italiana Parade 2009, Milwaukee:
      http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OMs4Rh__My8&feature=relmfu

BALLIAMO! SACRAMENTO, CA
Balliamo!
Italian Folk Dance group of the Sacramento Italian Cultural Society in Sacramento, CA, is shown in this video performing at the 2012 Camellia International Folk Dance Concert on March 11, 2012. This concert is a local event put on by the Sacramento International Folk Dance and Arts Council, and displays the folk dances of various countries. In this performance, Balliamo! is performing Bal dell'Amicizia, a cordial dance in quadrille formation, and transitions into Tarantella Siciliana, a lively tarantella from the island of Sicily.
      http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Jg4cG7wOFis

VIVACI, PHILADELPHIA, PA
Vivaci
of Philadelphia, PA, performing at the 2009 Philadelphia Flower Show on February 28, 2009.
  Tarantella Montevergine:   http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6da-atA6g1Q
  La Moresca:  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DNRj0aVlCOY
  Tarantella Siciliana:  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xabeO3cTKxw
  La Danza:  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kWTgE2RlGho
  Tarantella Tasso:  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SwoUiNAjsRI
  Il Trescone:   http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=01vADqMDrjc

IL TRATTENIMENTO ITALIANO, DES MOINES, IA
Il Trattenimento Italiano performing at the All Things Italian Festival on June 4, 2010 in Fairfield, Iowa.
      http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9LcZknwSRZA

I COLORI ITALIANI AND I PICCOLI COLORI, DALLAS, TX
A performance at the
Etruscan Exhibition at SMU Meadows Museum in Dallas.
I Colori Italiani
 
Tarantella Allegra
     
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vVlvuhYU1RQ
 
Tarantella Pizzicata
     
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DQ6isH8mvhQ
 
Mazurca
     
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jGDR5zbhgpQ
 
Contradanza
     
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=unaffj2rYEc
I Piccoli Colori (Children’s Group)
 
Tarantella Siciliana
    
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pOyqAtq4RuU
 
La Raspa
     
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GVhfOqsBkFQ

FROM PROFESSORE CAVALIERE PHILIP DINOVO
Interview with Professore Cavaliere Philip DiNovo, founder and curator of the American Italian Heritage Museum in Albany, NY.

      http://blip.tv/greggmillett/american-italian-heritage-museum-on-schenectady-today-6118288

A tour of The American Italian Heritage Museum, located at 1227 Central Avenue, Albany NY 12205. Hosted by Professore/Cavaliere Philip DiNovo. For more information or museum hours please call 518-435-1979.
      http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FSUDZj9SNz0

FROM DAVID MARKER, MUSICIAN
David's YouTube Channel contains over 300 videos of Italian folk music on it.
      http://www.youtube.com/user/dmarker21

FROM VICKY CARABINI, SAN JUAN CAPISTRANO, CA
Christina Carabini & Antonia Pitruzzello perform at the post parade Italian party following the Swallow's Day Parade in historic San Juan Capistrano.
      http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YnTVa9BcQus
Italian entry in the Swallow's Day Parade in San Juan Capistrano. The parade is the largest non-motorized parade in the country featuring over 200 entries.
      http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yBSXj6FUDaM

FROM MERI DILORENZO, HOST OF THE 2009 IFAFA CONFERENCE IN LAS VEGAS, NV
A short selection of some of the activities of the week long Celebration of Italy Festival of Italian Folk Music and Dance and the 2009 IFAFA Confernece held in Las Vegas October 12-18, 2009. The festival included concerts by Enerbia and I Suonatori d'l'Aqua Fredda who came from Italy to perform. Concerts also included the music of southern Italy by Musicantica, Italian village dance music by Celest DiPietropaolo and Marie DiCocco, and the folk dance group Tradizione Vivente from Milwaukee. The festival included dance workshops, music workshops, a lecture by Luisa Del Giudice, noted authority of Italian culture, and a video series of music and dance traditions in Italy.
      http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=86IclZk48hk


FROM I GAGLIARDI ITALIANI, CANTON, OHIO
A performance at the San Rocco Festa, Aliquippa, PA, in August 2008:

     
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9MbJk1aDuFU

 

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