BUENOS AIRES IS VENUE FOR PREMIO ITALIA NEL MONDO AWARD

(VELINO) Roma, 3 Dec - An event to mark the end of the year isbeing organised by Italy in the Argentine capital of BuenosAires. The 16th "Premio Italia nel Mondo", a prestigious awardpromoted by Fondazione Italia, will be presented by the ItalianConsulate General and Embassy on Dec. 14. The prize is forItalian-Argentine citizens who have excelled in various fields,including arts and science. The ceremony will be followed by aperformance by the Italian duo Musica Nuda, with singer PetraMagoni and Ferruccio Spinetti on bass. The duo will perform amix of Italian and

(VELINO) Roma, 3 Dec - An event to mark the end of the year isbeing organised by Italy in the Argentine capital of BuenosAires. The 16th "Premio Italia nel Mondo", a prestigious awardpromoted by Fondazione Italia, will be presented by the ItalianConsulate General and Embassy on Dec. 14. The prize is forItalian-Argentine citizens who have excelled in various fields,including arts and science. The ceremony will be followed by aperformance by the Italian duo Musica Nuda, with singer PetraMagoni and Ferruccio Spinetti on bass. The duo will perform amix of Italian and international masterpieces, ranging fromjazz to rock, pop and soul. The duo was founded in 2003, whenPetra asked Ferruccio to temporarily replace her guitarist, whowas ill. The concert was a success and the two decided to formMusica Nuda. They have received many awards, including TargaTenco 2006, Best Tour at the Faenza MEI festival and Les quatrecle's de Te'le'rama in France. vel.