Classical Commedia University*
Michela is a Sicilian-American folk singer known internationally, who specializes in the traditional and contemporary music of Sicily.
It's an artistic and cultural work based on the timeless and enduring music which is filled with the emotions of life. Some of the tracks from her first CD, Songs of Trinacria, have been played on radio stations throughout the USA and Europe such as: All Songs Considered Open Mic on NPR and Paul Sherratt's Global Jukebox on the BBC. Her music was included in Anthony Fragola's film, Un Bellissimo Ricordo/ A Beautiful Memory, a documentary on the life of noted anti-mafia activists Felicia Impastato and her son, the legendary Peppino Impastato. Her songs have also been included as the soundtrack for the 2009 premier of Terranova at the NYC Fringe Festival. Terranova, a theatrical production, recounted the controversial court proceedings regarding the murders committed buy the 16 year old immigrant, Josefina Terranova.. Musolino has performed live in the US in such venues as the Rainbow Room at Rockefeller Center and St. Mark's Church in the Bowery and in Italy as a repeat artist at the Event in Memory of Pino Veneziano, the annual summer cultural, musical and artistic festival in Selinunte, Sicily.
Michela will be teaching Sicilian and Southern Italian tambourine.