Marco Lo Russo’s Made in Italy project was involved, from 4 to 9 November 2018, to disseminate the Italian musical culture, through the accordion, in Korea, thanks to the funding of the Marche Region, in the project of the Music Marche Accordions Consortium sponsored by the Municipality of Castelfidardo, Ancona, Italy.
On Friday 23 November 2018, was held the press conference at the Castelfidardo Town Hall. Present were the Councilor for Tourism of the Marche Region Moreno Pieroni, the Councilor for production activities of the municipality of Castelfidardo Romina Calvani, Paolo Picchio, president of the Consortium Music Marche Accordions, Marco Lo Russo and some of the endorsen artists of as many companies of Castelfidardo producers of accordions, who have joined the artistic project.
In Seoul Marco Lo Russo, endorsen for Armando Bugari company, has held institutional meetings, meetings, events and concerts bringing all his love for Italy by performing classical music, soundtracks, but also his compositions, like Tarabuk and Solo Contigo from rich discography.
The meeting with numerous Korean students and singers was fundamental during the Korean stay, many of singers has performed with Marco Lo Russo, showing enormous interest in the music performed with the accordion. The Marche Region already thinks about 2019, guaranteeing economic support to the project, which besides developing the local economy, brings together and merges through music, two cultures seemingly so distant, confirming that the accordions, built in Castelfidardo, are considered among the best in the world.