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Piazza del Campo in Siena, Tuscany, Italy. Photograph by Paul Goldfinger. Silver gelatin print. ©

Piazza del Campo in Siena, Tuscany, Italy. Photograph by Paul Goldfinger. Silver gelatin print. ©  Click to enlarge.  Re-post from December, 2017.

 

JOHN WILLIAMS    “Theme from Il Postino,”   Pittsburgh Symphony with Itzhak Perlman.  The film was made in Italy, near Naples, although the original novel, about the poet Pablo Neruda, was set in Chile.  It is a wonderful movie which was released in 1994 and won “best picture” and “best music” Academy Awards in 1996

Pablo Neruda:

“Take bread away from me, if you wish,
take air away, but
do not take from me your laughter.”

 

 

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Montecatini, Tuscany, Italy.  Paul Goldfinger photo. Digital “print” from a medium format negative.  ©

The sculpture pays homage to the wild boar which is the favorite prey of hunters in Tuscany.  They go out on hunts with their dogs.

In some parts of Italy, the wild boar go tearing through the vineyards causing damage.

After the hunt the town’s families get together to drink the local wine such as Chianti or Brunello.  The boar meat is slow cooked for stew or for pasta with boar sauce containing morsels of tender meat.

IL VOLO   “Mattinata”   (live)

 

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Arles, France. By Paul Goldfinger ©. Film negative, scanned positive. Undated

Southern France, crossing high above the Gardon River.  Photograph by Paul Goldfinger ©. Film negative, scanned positive. Undated. Reposted from April, 2016.

 

LEONARD BERNSTEIN    ISRAEL PHILHARMONIC   “Moving Forward”   from  On the Waterfront.

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Tuscany. c. 1996. By Paul Goldfinger. © Click left for larger view

Cingue Terre, Italy.   c. 1996. By Paul Goldfinger. © Click left for larger view. Reposted from 2013.

HOT CLUB OF SAN FRANCISCO. “Souvenir de Villingen” from the album Yerba Buena Bounce  (composed by Stephane Grappelli)

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Italy. By Paul Goldfinger. Undated.  This is the place to eat seafood.  Click to enlarge.   Silver gelatin darkroom print by the photographer. ©

PATRICIA PETIBON from the opera Rinaldo (Act 2)  by George Frideric Handel (1711) and written in Italian  ( a first for the English stage.)

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A bus in Italy gets your attention. By Paul Goldfinger. © Undated.  Tom Costantino wins the title contest.

JESSICA MOLASKEY

 

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Montecatini, Italy. Historic thermal spa town. People come to "take the waters." Paul Goldfinger photo ©

Montecatini, Italy. Historic thermal spa town. People come to “take the waters.” Paul Goldfinger photo ©

 

JOHN WILLIAMS, ITZHAK PERLMAN. The theme from the movie  Il Postino

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Voltera, Italy.   Historic town in Tuscany, dating back to the Etruscans.  Paul Goldfinger photo. ©

Volterra, Italy. Historic town in Tuscany, dating back to the Etruscans. Paul Goldfinger photo. ©

 

 

ISABELLE FONTAINE      “Roses of Picardy”

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