Arts & Culture Schools

North End Native, Al Natale, Lends Scholarship Support to Musicians at Berklee

Albert A. Natale grew up in the North End of Boston, where he played the trumpet in his school band. After high school, he went on to play professionally and soon joined the RKO Theatre house band in Boston. From there, his career took him Philadelphia, New York and beyond to work with many of Read More…

Arts & Culture People

Stefano Marchese Releases Debut Album “Radici”

Stefano Marchese, co-director of the St. Leonard Choral Society, has released his debut album, “Radici.” A native of Pescara, the 29-year-old Berklee alum’s album includes six original tracks that fuse Mediterranean jazz melodies with American harmonies. “It’s an album that represents my experience as an immigrant,” says Marchese, who moved from Italy to the United Read More…