Luigi Lai

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Italian musician, "launeddas" player (also called triple clarinet or triple pipe), a typical Sardinian woodwind instrument, consisting of three pipes. It is polyphonic and played using circular breathing.

Considered by many as the best performer still in activity, Lai was a pupil of Antonio Lara and Efisio Melis. When he was young he had to migrate in Switzerland , where he lived for fifteen years, without giving up his player activity. Come back to Sardinia, he has undertaken his carrier of professional performer, making an intense concert season activity, featured by many partecipations and innovating collaborations with other musical realities ( it is famous the one with the italian singer songwriter Angelo Branduardi),
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Albums

558611, 558.611 Luigi Lai - Sardaigne Launeddas album art Luigi Lai / Aurelio Porcu Luigi Lai / Aurelio Porcu - Sardaigne Launeddas Ocora, Ocora 558611, 558.611 France 1984 Sell This Version
KF 01 Luigi Lai - Sardegna Ieri ... Domani album art Luigi Lai, Elena Ledda, Suonofficina Luigi Lai, Elena Ledda, Suonofficina - Sardegna Ieri ... Domani(3xLP, Album + Box) Key Records (5) KF 01 Italy 1984 Sell This Version
CD 247 Luigi Lai - Canne in armonia album art Luigi Lai Canne in armonia(CD) Nota CD 247 Italy 1997 Sell This Version
none Luigi Lai - S'arreppiccu album art Luigi Lai S'arreppiccu(CD, Album, RE) Not On Label none Italy 2017 Sell This Version
MCK 7146 Luigi Lai - Launeddas album art Luigi Lai Launeddas(Cass, Album) AEDO MCK 7146 Italy Unknown Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

17-193 Luigi Lai - Ballo Sardo  album art Luigi Lai Ballo Sardo (7", Single) Elite Special 17-193 Switzerland Unknown Sell This Version

Compilations

58.393 Luigi Lai - Corsica / Sardinia: The Mystery Of Poliphony album art Canta U Populu Corsu & A Filetta, Donnisulana, Tenores Di Bitti, Coro Di Neoneli, Coro Di Orune, Coro Di Mamoiada, Luigi Lai Canta U Populu Corsu & A Filetta, Donnisulana, Tenores Di Bitti, Coro Di Neoneli, Coro Di Orune, Coro Di Mamoiada, Luigi Lai - Corsica / Sardinia: The Mystery Of Poliphony(CD, Comp) Network Medien 58.393 Germany 1995 Sell This Version