Italo 'Tal' Naccarato was born in the in the Apennine mountain range in the South of Italy and raised in NYC. His instruments include Guitar, Banjo, Blues Harp, and Voice.
Tal was most recently featured as a Solo Acoustic Performer at the 'MerleFest' Festival in North Carolina, and has taken his place amongst the very best players worldwide, performing his own original brand of roots blues, Classical Guitar and Traditional folk music. (See the 'Who is Who' List) TheCountryBlues.com
Tal was also recently featured as a Solo acoustic performer, opening the 50th Season for Phil Shapiro's 'WVBR' Weekly Radio show ‘Bound for Glory’ at Cornell University, Ithaca, NY: a regularly scheduled live audience broadcast, the longest running live radio broadcast of it's kind in North America. boundforglory.com
He is currently in studio recording his latest project, “The Theory of Hurricanes” to be released Fall 2019.
Tal’s solid songwriting skills and fresh and authentic approach to the genre has cemented his slot in the folk and blues world as a highly Stylized Original traditional player and composer with a deep love for Both roots Blues as well as traditional classical guitar music.
When not playing a Festival , Club or Recording date, Tal can sometimes be heard playing his highly original brand of Classical Guitar and folk blues on the streets of NYC, Nashville, New Orleans, the Florida Keys, or in a city overseas, in the time honored Folk blues street singer and Classical Guitarist tradition.
Bookings / Lessons / Contact: TN@TALNACCARATO.COM