The Northern Breeze on Radio Rai 3 and iTunes charts

Hi all!
Yours truly is delighted to announce that The Northern Breeze has been broadcasted on Radio Tre Rai, national Italian broadcasting on sept 2nd 2016.
Streaming here, it starts at 20’00”

the very same day the recording had ranked almost on the top of the World Music charts on iTunes Italy, up to number 4! Not bad at all!

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upwards and onwards!
all the best

video in the making

howdy ladies and gents,

a brief note to let you all know that our first promo video is in the making at the minute!

it shall be online next week, for your fine listening and viewing pleasure!

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yours truly


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howdy ladies and gents!

finally I’ve set up a “buy a signed copy” button to the website!

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The northern Breeze


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Mission accomplished!

Hi all ladies and gents!
I am pleased to report that:
– promo videos were shot
– cd was launched
– gigs were successfully done
– many cd’s were sold at the venues (thank you one and all!)

My good pal, guitar extraoirdinaire and Mad Scotsman Michael Bryan has been chaffeured and delivered by yours truly to the Milan Malpensa airport today.
here’s the gyppomobile after a great week of travels, music and shenanigans!

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and now onto chapter 2!



Album launched!

So the album was launched last friday, and finally i have time for a wee update here in the house of the finest spaghetti irish flute music!
Thanks to all the Balatti boys and girls Mike Bryan Fabio Biale and Elena Spotti for the finest playing ever!
Thanks for all the fine folks who showed up at the theatre, especially those who came from far. Special Thanks to Eugenio Oliva and the lads of the Altrove Teatro della Maddalena in Genoa.

all the photos here are by Sara Ciommei









video shooting

Today yours truly and the Balatti boys went over to the lovely city of Genoa to shoot some videos! keep your eyes peeled, the videos will be up on YouTube soon! thanks to the Count Basie jazz club for hosting us and to our man behind the camera Matteo Malatesta, who did a great job.

here’s Matteo behind the camera

My man Fabio on the piano



Michael Bryan on guitar




The Scotsman and the drakkar

My good friend and guitar hero Michael Bryan aka Mad Mike has arrived safe and sound in the land of maccheroni!

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wrong t- shirt apart, I love to play music and spend time with this fella here!

we have a few days of action planned for this week.
thursday – video shoot
friday – cd launch in Genoa
saturday – gig in Rivalta Torinese

excited about that, is going to be fun!

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Buongiorno signore e signori!
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