He’s an artisan: Everything sounds ! this is his motto hence the birth and making of diverse percussional instruments in his laboratory, which includes sicilian tamburine, cajon, djembe, surdu, talking drums and so many varieties of instruments produced with recycled materials, he’s a myth and a perfectionist in his handmade works all because he’s able to create instruments according to the specifications and needs of the musician.
He make an intresting Drum Circle facilitator set possible to buy online on link shop online.
He’s Musician: he plays a role as a course conductor in teaching music for lovers of African music, also a tutor to school kids aged 4 -18 years projected by ‘’L.I.V.A Acqua e Vita , other projects include M.U.S.E, Cesvop and the comune of Palermo.
Furthermore he facilitates Drum Circle events in various contests from relational level to quality entertainment.
Since 1998 till date:
He founded The Cultural Academy Association ‘’La Bottega delle Percussioni’’ with two headquarters Laboratory :
Via Del Parlamento 16 – Palermo – Scuola: Cortile Del Fosso 7 — Palermo
He founded the group ‘’Jambo Sana’’ with which they produced a disc titled ‘’Sikiria Fafari’’, as a group, they participated in many events including ‘’ Vucciria Festival’’(Palermo), ‘’Santa Rosalia Festival’’(Palermo), ‘’Santa Fortunata Festival’’( Baucina), ‘’Madonna Del Mirto Festival’’(Villafranca Sicula),’’Mandorlo In Fiore Festival’’(Agrigento), ‘’La Notte Piccante Festival’’(Catanzaro), ‘’La Notte Bianca Festival’’(Casteldaccia, Caltavuturo,Carini,Villafrati), ‘’Mediterranean Music Festival’’(Alessandria Della Rocca), ‘’ Jazz on the Bus Festival’’, ‘’La Ghironda Festival’’, ‘’Cinque Continenti Festival’’(Puglia), etc…
He participates in events in collaboration with major theatre’s like Teatro Politeama Garibaldi, Teatro Savio, Piazza Zisa, Piazza Maggione, Teatro Montevergini, Teatro Jolly , etc….
He’s the co-founder of the renowned Orchestra known as ‘’Orchestra Della Bottega Delle Percussioni’’ the authenticators of the project ‘’Suoni Dal Mondo’’( Sound from the world ). This is basically the exhibition of tutors and students from the music and dance academy school.
Co-organizzer of workshops with legendary artists like Famadou Konaté, Fabouba oularé, Thomas Guei, Bolokada Condè, Bruno Genero, Carlo Rizzo, Alfio Antico, Moustapha Dembélé, Massimo carrano, Dimas Camargo, Arnaldo Vacca, Arthur Hull, Harshil Filippo Chiostri, etc…
She’s the manager of ‘’ La Bottega delle Percussioni” from 2006 and “Drum Circle Training” from 2014.
Her motto is: “For energy to be useful it needs to flow.”
Her human, spiritual and musical formation is connected to the desire to get involved and learn every day.
In this journey called life, she’s grateful for the Drum Circle method, Arthur Hull, Harshil Filippo Chiostri and Massimo Carrano, for the Taketina method, Reinhard Flatischler andTania Bosak, for African music: Santo Vitale, Stefano della Spora, Salvo Compagno, Daniele Schimmenti, John Frempong, Famadou Konate and Bruno Genero,
for the holistic arts, the doctor Luciano Rainieri acupuncturist , the Shiatsu Maestro Francesco Musso , for art, poetry and painting the Maestro and architect Vincenzo Cancila.
Claudia Vitale – Phone: 3511489080