Télamuré Tarantella Roots
The band was founded in 2008 in Paris from the meeting of three musicians coming from Southern Italy: the Semeraro twins, Giovanni and Francesco, are from Puglia, and Francesco Rosa comes from Calabria.
Telamurè - tarantella roots develops its own identity from one side respecting the traditional roots and on the other side looking for a more modern and charming sound, with an archaic allure. The members of the band are multi-instrumentalists and singers and they received their musical education by direct transmission, learning by listening the techniques, styles and expressions that are typical of their cultural circumstances.
Telamurè – tarantella roots has played in the last eight years in the most prestigoius concert halls in Paris, such as le Cabaret Sauvage, Studio de l’Ermitage, la Bellevillose and in some interesting world music festivals all over Europe, such as Festival d’ Île de france, Villes des Musiques du Monde, Paleo Festival Nyon, Festival Sons d’Hiver, Festival Rhizomes, les Traversées de Thatiou, Artpole Festival, Antitapas and others.