Ensemble music

Ensemble music

Mario Incudine

Undisputed protagonist of Sicilian popular art, singer and songwriter, actor, director, musician and author of soundtracks, Mario is one of the most representative characters of the new Italian world music.

Mario was conductor of the Ethno-Mediterranean Orchestra and of the Sete Luas Orkestra, a special production of the Sete Sois Sete Luas Festival, presided over by Nobel prize winners Dario Fo and Josè Saramago.

For his numerous concerts and theatrical works, Mario has collaborated with Andrea Camilleri, Moni Ovadia, Peppe Servillo, Eugenio Bennato, Ambrogio Sparagna, Lucilla Galeazzi, Nino Frassica, Mario Venuti, Tosca, Antonella Ruggiero and KaballĂ . Mario duetted with artists such as Francesco De Gregori, Lucio Dalla, Alessandro Haber and Francesco Di Giacomo.

Constantly engaged as a teacher, Mario has taught singing and acting at the National Academy of Ancient Drama in Syracuse and at the International Theater Center in Comiso, singing and music at the “Umberto Spadaro” School of Dramatic Art of the Teatro Stabile in Catania.

Mario has been teaching our workshops since the 2021 edition.

Portoscuso, 25-30 June 2024

Seminars - the courses

of folk music, song and dance

Portoscuso, Tonnara su Pranu h 10:00/13:00 – 16:30/19:00


Luigi Lai

Choral singing

Alessandro Foresti

Popular drums and percussion

Andrea Ruggeri and Enza Pagliara

Diatonic accordion

Riccardo Tesi

Occitan popular and political songs

Manu Theron
Damien Toumi

Workshop Canto a Tenore e a Cuncordu

with Tenore e Cuncordu de Orosei

Mandola workshop

with Mauro Palmas

Workshop for children and adults "Musiche dal Mondo"

with Giulia Cavicchioni