Article on reconstructing ancient musical instruments

My article “Recognizing musical instruments: partial and complete excavation finds, and depictions on Thracian cultural objects”, which was presented at the 7th Harmony in Diversity conference earlier this December 2020, was published by the State University of Library Science and Information Technologies.

Click HERE to download the PDF


Christmas concert 2020

On December 18, 2020, at 7 PM was released online the Christmas concert that I recorded on December 12th together with my long-time collaborator baritone Jean-Pierre Couturier, as well as tenor Luigi Insogna, soprano Gianna Scarapicchia and accordion player Bartolomeo Marsillo. The ensemble welcomed a special guest, the Honourable Pablo Rodriguez, Leader of the Chambre des communes, who performed the guitar both as soloist and as accompanist.

The full concert can be viewed HERE The full repertoire list, featuring the best-known Italian popular songs, can be found in the description of the video with the relevant hyperlinks.

The following sponsors made this realization possible: The Honorable Pablo Rodriguez, Marc Tanguay, MP for La Fontaine, the pharmacist Olivier Guertin, Bari Shoes RDP, Monte Carlo flower shop, Dionne Dry Cleaners, Euromarché Laval, V&S Travel, Zone Shoes, Casa Dynasty, Intermarché Lagoria RDP, as well as the community organization Chez le P’tit Père.

“Harmony in diversity” conference

On December 12, 2020, I gave a presentation on “Recognizing musical instruments: partial and complete excavation finds, and depictions on Thracian cultural objects” during the 9th session of the seventh annual conference “Harmony in Diversity”, organized by the University for library sciences and information technologies and the Bulgarian forum for interreligious dialogue and collaboration. My article on the topic will be published in English the proceedings.

Article on ethics in the Journal of Anthropology (2020)

My article “Technology and Music: ethical and moral issues” was published in volume 7 (2020) of
Anthropology: Journal for Sociocultural Anthropology
Антропология: Списание за социокултурна антропология
Volume 7 (2020): ISSN 2682-9649 (Online), ISSN 2367-573-X (Print);

As per my ethical convictions that science should be publicly accessible, I aim to publish in open-access journals. Special thanks to the editor, Dr. Ana Luleva

Click HERE to read the resume and the article (in English)

The journal is published by the Ethnology and Balkan Studies Department, South-West University „Neofit Rilski“, Bulgaria. Antropologia/Anthropology. Journal for Sociocultural anthropology is a peer-reviewed journal.

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