Monday 23 August | Churchyard of the Cathedral – h. 22.30
Live performance Mop Mop – Mira Videoart
An unprecedented performance with animated images by Mira Videart projected on the facade of the majestic Cathedral of Conversano accompanied by live music by Mop Mop.
Andrea Benini, better known by the stage name Mop Mop, is an Italian musician and producer. He performs all over the world with the Mop Mop Combo and also as a DJ. Five studio albums, numerous singles and over 30 million streams make Mop Mop a cult artist in the international “World” music scene. Iggy Pop plays Mop Mop at the English BBC, Woody Allen wanted them in the soundtrack of a film and the funk legend Fred Wesley (musician and co-arranger of James Brown) has signed with Mop Mop the song “Run Around” awarded in the 2013 best song “Dancefloor Jazz” from Red Bull Music Academy, Germany.
Mira is the name of the collective made up of Alessandra Atzori and Milena Tipaldo. Through the mixture of different techniques and audiovisual languages, Mira creates stories capable of building bridges between different knowledge, and between knowledge and the community. “Our aim is to open and unlock a dialogue, exploiting the power of the moving image, putting beauty and art at the center of each production, capable of producing participation and developing a common cultural discourse.“