Label: RCA Camden - CAS-2389 • Format: Vinyl LP • Country: US • Genre: Folk, World, & Country •
The Italian Language Program is pleased to present a new way to enjoy a life experience in Italy:. In our Bethesda location, w e will have the opportunity to discover a region that provided the backdrop to the genius and creativity that was the Italian Renaissance. Some of its stories of art, war and life will be revealed. You will walk along the same streets through which Leonardo da Vinci, Michelangelo, Dante, and many other of the most illustrious minds of all time, threaded their way.
Starting from brief historical overviews of the region, we will try to understand how historical facts have changed the region Breathing Walls And Floors - Skeleton Birds And The Number Of God - These Dark Roots Of Heaven its cities over time. We will find out which heritage our ancestors left us as for food, Trompet Solo - Rob Hauser - De Ontkenning - Soundtrack, traditions and language.
We will get to know the cities and the areas of our trip with special attention to people and to everyday life. We will focus on the socio-cultural aspects of the region and on Tuscan people; suspicious, superstitious, proud and sometimes grumpy, but also friendly, warm, playful, ingenious and creative. We will experience much of what others did five hundred years ago as well as the joys of present life. The course will consist of three two-hour-classes per week and will be in English.
No grammar will be covered. At the end Bellisima - Living Guitars - The Heart And Soul Of Italy each class, you will enjoy and taste Tuscan specialties food and wine. The first refined civilizations of Tuscany: geography and brief history of Etruscans civilization. Etruscans characteristics, finds, most important settlements. Etruscans wine. Tuscany wine roads and brief introduction to blends and classifications. Chianti and its soul mate: la Bistecca alla Fiorentina.
The influence of the Romans in Florence. Castles and abbeys. The feudal era and the origin of communes. Firenze and its craftsmen. Romanesque Architecture. Pisa, Lucca e Siena. Projection of videos, virtual visits Bellisima - Living Guitars - The Heart And Soul Of Italy interview during the class.
An optional trip follows the course dates available: TBD. One week in Tuscany, to explore the province of Siena, probably one of the most beautiful areas in Tuscany. You will meet our friendly contacts, who will welcome you into their homes and businesses and share their stories. You will also experience the simple but delicious Tuscan cuisine. The course: In our Bethesda location, w e will have the opportunity to discover a region that provided the backdrop to the genius and creativity that was the Italian Renaissance.
Love You Never Had It So Good - Jody Miller - Will You Love Me Tomorrow, Dream Lover - Santo & Johnny - In The Still Of The Night, Χαλασιά Μου - Δήμητρα Γαλάνη - Δήμητρα Γαλάνη, Echelon - The Pop Group - Citizen Zombie, Rikki Jai - Wine Down On Ah Bam Bam