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  Gruppo Folkloristico Cittą di Agrigento

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The folkloristic group "CITTA DI AGRIGENTO" has a rich programme of dances, songs popular music, it proposes a picture of the rustic life in Agrigento in the XVIII The coreagraphical songs are inspired by the matters of job love,poiting out through typical stornelli delicate melodies the hard work in the fields the visceral relationship between the countryman his The dances feel the rules in Sicily by other countries, avail themselves of a mediterranean rhythm to represent the only reason for live of a people who are strong thanks to the weal of their innate The music is typically popular it is executed by tipical instrumentes (Friscalettu, Accordion,nbsp; Acoustic Guitar, Marranzanu, Drum, Cerchietto, Cianciane).br All this has been translated into several prizes international rewards: In 1977 the best group - KAUSTINEN (FINL) "International Folk Festival"; In 1978 best group best b - TARNOV (POL) "International Folk Festival"; In 1981 first classified - ROMANS (FRANCE) "International Folk Festival"; In 1984 second classified at the choral competition of the CANTANIGROS (SPAIN) "International Folk Festival"; In 1995 best group for sympathy temperament -" BALTICA 95" TALLIN (ESTONY) "International Folk Festival" (C.I.O.F.F.) other festival: USA, Japan, Malesia, Argentina, Brasile, Korea, Israele, Marocco, Tunisia, Cina, Russia, Messico, Australia nbsp;all festival in Nevertheless, there are other national regional reward like:The "TELAMONE DI BRONZO" prize regarding popular traditions, the "MARRANZANO DARGENTO" as best sicilian group of the year 1986, the "PREMIO PALCOSCENICO" for the actvity carried out in 1996 nbsp; premio ldquo;Salvatore Cottonerdquo; as best Sicilian group of the year 2006.ppppp