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 Stabat Mater...Production of Folk Opera Stunning....John La Barbera composed the

explosive score...

..Most notable is the spellbinding music. Composed and arranged by John La Barbera, it combines traditional Mediterranean sounds with contemporary world music...

Composer Guitarist John La Barbera, considered to be a pioneer of World Music, collaborates with Brazilian guitar duo, DUOFEL, of Sao Paulo.

Mr. La Barbera's "Marimbaba Suite" was      

set of three cheerful homages to Brazilian       folk music: bouncy, dreamy and bouncy           again... this was music you wanted to be           dancing to..