TRIBUTE OF MATERA, EUROPEAN CAPITAL OF CULTURE 2019, TO LUCIO DALLA (MATERA, NOVEMBER 20TH, 2015)

27-11-2015
Matera’s tribute, European Capital of Culture 2019, to Lucio Dalla (Matera, 20 November 2015) in the significant video report of TGR RAI Basilicata, curated by Oreste Lo Pomo, and in television programme “L’Approfondimento” of TMRH24, curated by Sergio Palomba. Interviews with Raffaello De Ruggieri, Mayor of Matera, Nicola D’Imperio, Lucio Dalla’s medical doctor, Father Giovanni Bertuzzi, Dalla’s [..]

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MATERA’S TRIBUTE TO LUCIO DALLA ON TGR BASILICATA AT 7.30 PM (NOVEMBER 25TH, 2015). INTERVIEW WITH AUTHOR RAFFAELE LAURO

25-11-2015
This evening, at 7.30 pm, TGR BASILICATA will broadcast a television report on "Matera’s Tribute to Lucio Dalla" held Friday, November 20th, 2015, at the Provincial Mediateca "A. Ribecco "of Matera, with the participation of On. Vincenzo Taddei, Matera’s mayor Raffaello De Ruggieri, municipal councilor Francesca Cangelli, prof. Nicola D'Imperio, journalist Antonio Manzo, father Giovanni Bertuzzi, regional [..]

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“MARY, MOTHER OF MERCY AND MOTHER OF JESUS, A BRIDGE OF GRACE AND PEACE BETWEEN CHRISTIANITY AND ISLAM”. A SPEECH BY RAFFAELE LAURO AT THE PRESENTATION OF THE BOOK BY ANNA MARIA GARGIULO, “MARIA, MIA MISERICORDIA” (MARY, MY MERCY) IN MASSA LUBRENSE ON DECEMBER 12TH, 2015

25-11-2015
As part of the presentation of the new book by writer Anna Maria Gargiulo, “Maria, Mia Misericordia” (Mary, My Mercy), with a preface by Ermanno Corsi, to be held in Massa Lubrense’s Town Hall, Largo Vescovado, 2, on Saturday, December 12th, 2015 at 6.00pm, the Sorrentine writer Raffaele Lauro will hold a speech: “Mary, Mother of Mercy and Mother of Jesus, a bridge of grace and peace between Christianity and [..]

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MATERA, THE EUROPEAN CAPITAL OF CULTURE 2019, TRIUMPHANTLY CELEBRATES THE RETURN OF LUCIO DALLA IN A BLAZE OF MEMORIES AND INTENSE EMOTIONS. EMOTIONAL PUBLIC DURING THE FRENCH NATIONAL ANTHEM.

21-11-2015
In the presence of the Prefect of Potenza, Antonio D'Acunto, and the Prefect of Matera, Antonella Bellomo, the highly anticipated cultural event, “The Tribute of Matera, the European Capital of Culture 2019, to Lucio Dalla”, organized under the patronage of the Municipal Administration, was held in the Conference Room of the Provincial Media Library “A. Ribecco”. Mayor Raffaello De Ruggieri, introduced by the Lucan [..]

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IN A FEW DAYS THE INTERNAL BOND BETWEEN LUCIO DALLA AND MATERA WILL BE RENEWED. THE MIRACLE OF TIME OF THE PAST AND OF THE CONTEMPORARY, TO WHICH THE ARTIST INTENDED TO DEDICATE A SONG, LIKE HE HAD DONE TO SORRENTO

16-11-2015
Lucio Dalla was a big supporter of the candidacy of Matera for the European Capital of Culture 2019 with those unforgettable words: “Matera is considered the city of man, and I think that here there is something magical, unique and unrepeatable, which needs to be highlighted. Matera reminds me of Petra, in Jordan, or somewhere in Sicily, and for the challenge of Matera in 2019 I would like to be more than just an ambassador, along with men such [..]

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LUCIO DALLA AND SORRENTO: THE SUMMARY OF SUCCESS IN A LETTER OF RAFFAELE LAURO TO MAYOR GIUSEPPE CUOMO. PROJECTIONS FOR 2016

13-11-2015
“Mr. Mayor, dear Peppino, in view of your and you co-workers’ praiseworthy and personal commitment, for which I hold constant feelings of gratitude, in the patronage and organizing of the significant events in tribute to Lucio Dalla on the occasion on both the second (February-March 2014) and the third (February-March 2015) anniversary of the death of the great artist from Bologna, whose memory remains inextricably linked to [..]

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VIOLETTA ELVIN IS 92 TODAY. THE GREAT RUSSIAN DANCER, AND BRILLIANT PROTAGONIST OF THE NEW BIOGRAPHICAL NOVEL BY RAFFAELE LAURO, RECEIVED THIS MORNING WARM WISHES FROM THE SORRENTINE WRITER

03-11-2015
This morning, Raffaele Lauro delivered the most affectionate, heartfelt and warmest wishes to Violetta Elvin on the occasion of her 92nd birthday. Violetta Prokhorova Elvin was born in Moscow in 1923. The prima ballerina of the Bolshoi Theatre in Moscow and, later on, of the Royal Ballet of Covent Garden in London, she was one of the biggest stars of international dance, acclaimed in all major theatres of the world until 1956, when she he [..]

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MOLFETTA'S TRIBUTE TO LUCIO DALLA: CHARITY EVENT ORGANISED BY THE ROTARY CLUB OF MOLFETTA – FRIDAY, 27TH NOVEMBER. FULL SCHEDULE OF THE DALLIAN TOUR IN DECEMBER 2015

01-11-2015
“The entire area of Puglia, like the coast of Sorrento-Amalfi, lived and continues to live in the heart of Lucio starting from Manfredonia, the place of his happy childhood; the Tremiti islands, the kingdom of the sea and a source of inspiration, just like my Sorrento; from Barletta and Molfetta, where on 16th September 2005 he held a memorable concert in the Amphitheatre of Ponente to the benefit of the Italian League Against Cancer. I [..]

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LUCIO DALLA RETURNS TO MATERA. A TRIBUTE OF THE EUROPEAN CAPITAL OF CULTURE 2019 TO THE GREAT ARTIST FROM BOLOGNA, FRIDAY 20TH NOVEMBER 2015

01-11-2015
“Friends from Matera, you live in a unique place in the world, a city that I know well through the 30-year-long friendship with Nicola D'Imperio, a man of science, but also of art and culture. Matera is a miracle of time, of a harmonious contact between the past and the real time, the contemporary, it is a place where it is worth living for a while and get hold of all the information that the city transmits. The beauty of Sassi is that it [..]

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LUCIO DALLA AND YOUTHS: A HISTORIC RELIC

30-10-2015
A historical relic of Lucio Dalla, guarded by Giovanni Petagna, testifying about his relationship with the young students. On March 17th, 1973 along with his band, Dalla participated, in Angri, in the student’s MP100 of the Technical and Commercial High School "E. Cesaro" of Torre Annunziata (Naples). A good omen for the event "Lucio Dalla and Youths", organized on December 12th, 2015, by the High School "G. [..]

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