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Castronovo, Charles - Dolce Napoli CD

Castronovo, Charles - Dolce Napoli CD

This is the first solo album from the american tenor, featuring a selection of Neapolitan songs.

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Internationally celebrated tenor, Charles Castronovo celebrates his blood-lines with his album of Neapolitan Songs. Accompanied by Sweet Nectar, Castronovo performs some of the best known and most beloved Canzone Napoletana including, Maria Mari, Santa Lucia, Malafemmena, Catari, Scetate, Come Faccette Mammetta. Several of the songs are also sung in new English translations by Glen Roven.


The Neapolitan Songs

1. Guapparia
2. O surdato 'nnammurato
3. Luna rossa
4. Maria, Marì
5. Anema ‘e core
6. Comme facette màmmeta
7. Malafemmena
8. Io, 'na chitarra e 'a luna!
9. Canzone appassiunata
10. Chiove
11. Dicitencello vuje
12. Scetate!
13. Core 'ngrato
14. Santa Lucia
15. ‘O Maranariello
16. Carmela
17. ‘na sera ‘e maggio
18. Catari’
19. Pecchè?
20. U Sciccareddu


Sweet Nectar (Anastasios 'Taso' Comanescu: guitar / Austin Grant: guitar & Mandolin / Jake Jamieson: percussion / Alexander Lavruk: accordian / Aaron Stern: bass) 2012

Running Time: 66:02 mins


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