About our own concept of success

About our own concept of success

Envy is correlated with the sense of equality. This is an interesting and pertinent question. It’s inevitable to compare ourselves to others, to want something other people have and sometimes it leads to a bigger proportion, in my opinion de most dangerous: envy. It...
How painful it is to cancel a performance

How painful it is to cancel a performance

There were just few times I had to cancel my performance at a concert. Twice due to ethical reasons, which I had nothing to do with. Another was a postponed concert for health reasons (which already not nice, but at least I ended up performing later in another...
Singing is my hobby

Singing is my hobby

Me and Music, particularly Singing: as far back in time as I remember, I always loved to sing. As I am shy, this was the way I found to try to overcome that obstacle. When I was a teenager I had this dream I knew was unreal to become a singer (pop singer). Of course...
The promise…

The promise…

As I wrote in my post Drop by drop… step by step…, the story of my trip to Italy and participation at 37º Zecchino D’Oro contains sub-stories which bring wonderful memories. Since I was a child I knew my mum’s passion for Italy; she lived there...
SAN’BONANI

SAN’BONANI

In 2012, as in many other years, I sang in a competition open to all soloist categories. I went there willing to do my best and if possible get an award. I didn’t win any prize, but I ended up with the sensation as I felt I made a good performance, but at the same...
Signs of the Universe!

Signs of the Universe!

Sometimes the world gives us proof that things don’t happen by chance… Coincidences?! Yes, it is possible… but there are moments when it is truly hard to be so disbelieving that willpower and good energies which surround us can make move the...
“The damned wretch girl was me!”

“The damned wretch girl was me!”

Few years ago I was part of a production of Paride ed Elena by C.W. Gluck. I played the long and demanding male role of Paride in a staging by the choreographer Clara Andermatt, who gave the performance a very elegant and original movement, creating moments of body...