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Volterra Tuscany

Volterra 1398 or 2013?

Both actually, because between the 18th and 25th of August, Volterra in Tuscany steps back in time and sloughs off the centuries for its 16th

Lots of Jazz in Italy

Jazz Festivals in Italy 2013

Italy has jazz in its blood, and there are no shortage of jazz festivals in Italy for jazz fans either, as you will discover from

Because You Saw This Face And Painted It

Painting the Poems in Cortona

Guest writer Victoria Smith takes a look at an exhibition in Tuscany which combines poetry and art: The exhibit of Edward Mayes, award-winning poet/scholar, and

Bill Dixon

Italian Artist Gaetano Fiore Dedicates Exhibition to Jazz Great Bill Dixon

Music and art have much in common. Take Jazz for example, jazz is to music as abstract is to art, with both abstract art and jazz draw heavily upon improvisation. Musicians such as late jazz great Bill Dixon have always found inspiration in art, while artists like Gaetano Fiore seek to interpret the images conjured up in music.