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Italian Band ( from Napoli/Naples, Campania Region) specialized in performing very old music and songs of the Naples tradition dating back to  1600 / 1700/ 1800 / 1900   using old instruments

 

The Nuova Compagnia di Canto Popolare  was formed in 1970 with the aim of promoting the traditions of the people of Campania (the Southern Italian region of which Naples is the capital).The extraordinary success encountered at the Spoleto Festival in 1972 and 1974 marks their launch onto the international stage. Since then the NCCP frequently participated in all the most important festivals both within and outside Europe.

The group has alternated its musical activities with theatre productions, promoting and participating in several shows.
 
 
umb's note: Saw them in concert like 35 years ago.......Very special

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nuova_Compagnia_di_Canto_Popolare

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Magnificent in its musical structure imo ... Just shows the players' ability ...And also the vocalist's

 

I love this one......

 

 

 

 

 

Famous Neapolitan old song about a fictitious  love story between 2 different fish...One is "guarracino" and the other is a sardine....

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