Interview with Francesco Silvestro (July 2016)

INTERVIEW WITH FRANCESCO SILVESTRO When did you start playing the guitar and why? What did you study and what is your musical background? With that guitar do you play and with what did you played? I started at the age of 9 years and for me it was very automatic and natural to do so…

Ero alle Porte Dell’Est. Forse by Oronzo Persano and Francesco Silvestro

Review of Ero alle Porte Dell’Est. Forse by Oronzo Persano and Francesco Silvestro This CD, released in 2013 for the record company Lira Classica, won the prize for the best title of 2013. Far away from the Babylonian-Assyrian-Mesopotamian reminiscences of the italian pop singer Franco Battiato, this is a serious and staid contemporary music and classic guitar’s…

Ero alle Porte Dell’Est. Forse di Oronzo Persano e Francesco Silvestro

Recensione di Ero alle Porte Dell’Est. Forse di Oronzo Persano e Francesco Silvestro Questo cd, uscito nel 2013 per la casa discografica Lira Classica, vince di gran lunga il premio per il miglior titolo del 2013. Lungi da reminiscenze alla Battiato del periodo babilonese-mesopotamico-assiro, questo è un serio e compassato cd di musica contemporanea per…