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Reis Monfrin-e: Poesie E Canson an Piemonteis

by Various Artists

Thirty songs and poems in the Italian Monferrini dialects -- Alessandrino and Astigiano -- of the Piemontese language.
Genre: World: World Traditions
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1. Visevvi D'cula Sicca (Gp Remix)
I Sunador Dal Ravi
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2. Maggio Di Casalcermelli
Ariondassa
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3:57 album only
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3. Er Me Dialat
Luciano Ravizza
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4. Do Staili
Luciano Ravizza
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5. Ij Nocc Vegg
Luciano Ravizza
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6. San Geppe Dla 'caretta'
Luigi Reposo
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7. Su 'd San Giuan
Luigi Reposo
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4:19 $0.99
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8. Carlin Passa Da La
Ariondassa
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9. Luca
Luciano Ravizza
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10. A Vije'
Luciano Ravizza
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11. Ant Na Bola
Luciano Ravizza
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1:51 $0.99
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12. Brich E Vataron
Luciano Ravizza
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1:38 $0.99
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13. La Me Murusa Cara
Il Canzoniere Monferrino
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2:33 $0.99
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14. La Bagna Caoda
Nina Prati
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1:52 $0.99
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15. Misteri
Nina Prati
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1:07 $0.99
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16. La Vidoa
Nina Prati
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17. Cecilia
Il Canzoniere Monferrino
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18. Curi Ancura
Alfredo Rota
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1:03 $0.99
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19. La Granda Dal Munfra'
Alfredo Rota
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20. Nan Cuncheta
Il Canzoniere Monferrino
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21. 'na Riva
Luciano Ravizza
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2:22 $0.99
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22. Soma D'aij
Luciano Ravizza
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0:37 $0.99
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23. Visevvi
I Sunador Dal Ravi
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24. Questua Delle Uova Di Casalcermelli
Ariondassa
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25. Tera Monfrin-A
Luciano Ravizza
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26. Tramont Astesan
Luciano Ravizza
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27. Al Biondin
Il Canzoniere Monferrino
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3:05 $0.99
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28. Canson 'd Fibin-ni (New York Version)
Joseph Cerrina
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2:13 $0.99
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29. Canson 'd Fibin-Ni
I Sunador Dal Ravi
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30. Testament D'in Munfrin
Alfredo Rota
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Album Notes
Rather than being a culturally homogenous country, Italy is an amalgam of distinct cultures with unique languages. The northwestern region of Piemonte (or Piedmont in English), which borders France, has an especially rich lingual and cultural tradition.

"Reis Monfrin-e" contains 30 poems and songs in the Monferrato area dialects of the Piemontese language, performed by their respective authors and musicians.

The artists hail from around the Basso Monferrato (aka Monferrato Casalese): Murisengo, Moncalvo, Castell'Alfero, Fubine, Alessandria, Spinetta Marengo, Mirabello and Ozzano. The accompanying booklet also contains all the lyrics in the monferrini dialects of Piemonteis, English and Italian.

Also included is an extremely rare 1940s New York recording by Joseph Cerrina, which illustrates how emigrants from the Monferrato region of Piemonte maintained their roots across the sea.

"Reis Monfrin-e" is a rare collection that documents a vibrant culture.


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