Ciro de Rosa
An English teacher in the Italian Secondary School, a cultural anthropologist and long-standing world music journalist.
His addiction to traditional and world music scene started 30 years as a radio host. Currently, he’s editor-in-chief of Blogfoolk. He contributes to Il Giornale della Musica, Songlines and Il manifesto. He takes part in Critic Juries for Italian singer-songwriting, traditional music and world music awards. Formerly editorial staff member of the now late World Music Magazine, he’s written for Folkbulletin and contributed to CBC’s programem ‘Global Village’, published academic essays, held seminars, lectures and CD and book presentations, selected tracks for compilation CD and provided sleveenotes for albums. He is a panellist to TransGlobal World Music Chart.