Curiosity of Bologna

Not only food!

 The city of Bologna was appointed a UNESCO City of Music on 26 May 2006. According to UNESCO, "As the first Italian city to be appointed to the Network, Bologna has demonstrated a rich musical tradition that is continuing to evolve as a vibrant factor of contemporary life and creation. It has also shown a strong commitment to promoting music as an important vehicle for inclusion in the fight against racism and in an effort to encourage economic and social development. Fostering a wide range of genres from classical to electronic, jazz, folk and opera, Bologna offers its citizens a musical vitality that deeply infiltrates the city’s professional, academic, social and cultural facets.  Bologna famous performers: Dalla, Morandi, Guccini, Vasco Rossi, Cremonini, Stadio, Carboni and many others. Please click the link under for Bologna author's  famous songs:  Caruso-Lucio Dalla Dark Bologna-Lucio Dalla Piazza grande-Lucio Dalla Bella Belinda-Gianni Morandi Fatti mandare dalla mamma-Gianni Morandi  L'Avvelenata-Francesco Guccini Vedi cara- Francesco Guccini Vivere-Vasco Rossi Alba Chiara- Vasco Rossi Chiedi chi erano i Beatles - Stadio Grande figlio di p.-Stadio Una come te -Cremonini Vespa 50-Luna Pop-Cremonini Silvia lo sai-Carboni La mia citta'-Carboni