Entries by IFF

Suzanne Savage with Danny Forde

We are happy to introduce the soul/jazzy part of our lineup. This year the Italian Fusion Festival presents Suzanne Savage with Danny Forde. Awarded the N.Ireland Arts Council SIAP for work on her critically acclaimed solo album ‘Jellymould’, charismatic songwriter and performer Suzanne Savage’s most recent project, The Savage Five, for voice and international string […]

Giulio “Julyo” D’agostino & Dario Rodighiero

We are happy to introduce the Italian Jazz part of our lineup. This year the Italian Fusion Festival presents Giulio “Julyo” D’agostino & Dario Rodighiero. Giulio “Julyo” D’agostino (born in Genoa, Italy) is a guitarist, mandolin player, producer and bass player of Italian origin who has several International Awards for his film scoring work. Julyo has worked […]

The Italian Fusion Festival – Short Film Competition 2020

“Corto | Italy and Ireland in a snapshot”. The short film competition has been an integral part of the Italian Fusion Festival since its start. The aim is to offer a spotlight to international filmmakers in Ireland wishing to showcase their works on our platforms. Entry open to any short films made by Italian-Irish film […]

Maja Elliott with Dylan Lynch

We are happy to introduce the classical undercurrents and breakbeat improvisation part of our lineup. This year the Italian Fusion Festival presents Maja Elliott with Dylan Lynch. Maja Elliott is a pianist/singer/composer. Her music is dreamy and ethereal weaving in classical, ethnic and jazz influences and has been played on Lyric FM The Blue of […]

Covid-19 Grant going to one artist based in Dublin

Please support us by donating to the grant fund! To acknowledge the challenges that artists are now experiencing, Radio Dublino is organising a fundraising campaign to sponsor a Covid19 Grant going to one artist based in Ireland. The GoFundMe campaign will raise funds to sponsor an artist whose work best represents the integration of Italian […]

Frank Francone

We are happy to introduce the blues part of our lineup. This year the Italian Fusion Festival presents Frank Francone. Frank Francone is a blues and rock guitarist and singer. In his career Frank played with several Bands and Artists in Italy, France and Ireland, such as Karl Potter (U.S.A.), Cheryl Porter (U.S.A.) and, in […]

Italian Fusion Festival is back! 2020 Livestream edition

The Italian Fusion Festival, the biggest Italian Festival in Europe, will continue this year despite the challenges posed by the health crisis which struck 2020. The fourth edition will go online on 25th July 2020 at 7 pm on YouTube and Facebook. The Italian Fusion Festival, after three highly successful editions at the Grand Social […]

Italian Fusion Festival 2020 Postponed

We are monitoring the situation of the pandemic in relation to our Italian Fusion Festival and we are pretty sure that we will have to postpone the 4th edition of the Italian Fusion Festival. With this in mind, we will announce the new date through our usual channels. #stayhome #staysafe Subscribe our newsletter for updates and news […]

Corto. Italy and Ireland in a snapshot

The Italian Institute of Culture – Dublin hosts a selection of short films combining elements of Irish and Italian culture, presented during the latest edition of the Italian Fusion Festival, the biggest Italian Festival in Europe organised by Radio Dublino (the only Irish Radio programme in Italian). This short film competition has been an integral […]

Winner Short-Video Competition 2019

Clown by Chiara Viale is the winner of the Short-Video Competition at the Italian Fusion Festival. Chiara Viale is an Italian born writer, director and producer based in Ireland. After obtaining a degree in English as a Foreign Language and Literature in Milan, she went on studying screenwriting in Dublin and she began making independent films. Since then she […]