The Streets of Dublin

The Streets of Dublin Lyrics and music: Lorenzo Testa Tune: The Donegal Traveller (traditional) Having spent so much time in Dublin during my life, I have a special relationship with the town, despite all its contradictions. I watched it change during the years and...

The Clarenbridge Fair

The Clarenbridge Fair Music: Lorenzo Testa I composed this tune when back from Clarenbridge, south of Galway, where I stopped at Fintan and Tom Cussen’s workshop to say hello. The small village was buzzing for the Oyster Festival and it was simply amazing. I dedicate...

Anger (The Void that stops the Wind)

Anger (The Void that stops the Wind) Lyrics and music: Guido Domingo Anger psychologically obstructs all of our feelings. We are so accustomed to it, that we feel we can’t do without it. It’s a weed which will ruin all our crops. Life is so strange I...

The Ferryman

The Ferryman Lyrics and music: Pete St. John Arrangement: Lorenzo Testa One of many great songs by Dublin songwriter Pete St John, “The Ferryman” is about the closure of the Liffey Ferry service on October 1984, the loss of jobs and the end of a 320 years-old...

The Man Who Spoke To The Earth

The Man Who Spoke To The Earth Lyrics and music: Lorenzo Testa Tunes: The Bogman (Lorenzo Testa) / The Czar of Munster (Séamus Egan) / Coleraine’s Jig (traditional) Only after navigating through hard times, struggles, sacrifice and hard work can you really appreciate...

Stay Untamed!

Stay Untamed Lyrics and music: Silvano Ancellotti Tune: The Hourglass Void (Luca Crespi) We wake up, we go to work, we go to bed and we constantly dream of running away. Then we are too afraid of making a bad decision, stepping into a risk or losing the little square...