BIOGRAFIA / BIO

LA MIA STORIA / MY STORY

Sara Romano, born in Palermo in 1985, began her career as a singer and musician in 2006 dealing with popular music, passion that has always been nurtured since childhood, and Mediterranean folk. In 2009 she decided to release her songs, creating the DUIN project, a band of 5 elements that has yielded artistic prizes and satisfactions. Along her career she performed in Italy, Belgium, Ireland, Germany and other places of EU. In 2012 she left to United States where she was hosted on the Green Festival radio program of Asheville, N. Carolina, and he faced a solo tour in Atlanta, Georgia, and Asheville (NC.), where she experimented new acoustic arrangements.

Along the years she collaborates with various artists and makes a lot of recordings.

In 2013 the singer started a solo project and in December of the same year launched her first EP, La parte migliore, in collaboration for the arrangements with Andrea Le Moli.

In November 2014 she won the Velvet Music Prize by participating in the Tour Music Fest with the song “La ballata delle parole complesse”. On 12 June 2016 she performed in Pantelleria media library accompanying the writer Erri De Luca during the meeting with the author.

The first album Ciricò was released in September 2016 under the artistic production of Marco Corrao with the label Maremmano Records and IRD Distribution. In the same year she won the Ciampi Award as best unpublished national song. In 2017, the Ciricò Tour took her to perform throughout Italy and open concerts of international artists like Bocephus King, Kelly Sloan and Skye Wallace. In 2018 she continues to carry on her music in Italy and in April she performed as guitarist with Alex Valle, guitarist of Francesco De Gregori, in the Nebros Tour of Marco Corrao. In may 2018 she went in tour with Kelly Sloan as solo guitarist and back vocalist.

In November 2018, she releases her second album Saudagoria, with the artistic direction of Marco Corrao and Michele Gazich.

Nel corso del mese di marzo cura la direzione artistica della II edizione di Un Brano a Testa presso l’Auditorium RAI di Palermo e diretta streaming dalle pagine ufficiali dell’artista e RAI Sicilia (https://www.facebook.com/gianmariatestaofficial/https://www.facebook.com/auditoriumraisicilia/), concerto alla memoria di Gianmaria Testa, che vede la partecipazione di importanti artisti dell’isola.

Nel maggio e agosto dello stesso anno viaggia in tour con Kelly Sloan e Skye Wallace come back vocal e chitarra solista. A settembre e ottobre parte in tour per gli Stati Uniti e Ontario, Canada.

L’uscita del secondo album Saudagoria, sotto la Fono Bisanzio Records con la direzione artistica di Marco Corrao e Michele Gazich e distribuzione IRD, è stata fatta giorno 24 febbraio 2019 in occasione del concerto di presentazione presso il Ridotto dello Spasimo BlueBrass a Palermo.

Ad aprile dello stesso anno vince il premio Botteghe d’Autore, miglior interpretazione.

Il 27 giugno del 2019 si esibisce all’Officina Pasolini di Roma con altre 30 artiste e cantautrici italiane, tra cui Tosca, Teresa de Sio, Cassandra Raffaele e Roberta Giallo, per gli Stati Generali del Cantautorato Femminile in Italia.