Bob Salmieri is a italian compose, musician and writer. Hi play tenor and soprano sax, ney and turkish baglama.
Coming from a Sicilian family who emigrated to Tunisia in the early 1900s, he has always been interested in Middle Eastern culture, contaminating all his projects with his atmospheres and sounds, mixing the jazz language with that of Arab influence, often inserting unusual instruments in this genre such as the Ney flute, or Turkish stringed instruments such as in baglama or the tambur or percussive instruments with the Daf frame drum.
He directs the groups: Erodoto Project , Bob Salmieri Bastarduna Quintet 
Milagro Acustico, and Manosanta Hard Soul. He also has an alter ego: Beato Angelico. Under this name he mainly publishes solo piano pieces.
He has published five novels all inspired by Sicily and Mediterranean culture.

In arrivo


26 Aprile 2024 Bob Salmieri Bastarduna Quintet

Awaiting the Sol

17 Maggio - Nuova collaborazione con il chitarrista spagnolo Elson ComplexPRE-SAVE

Our Man in Rajasthan

24 Maggio 2024  Kafiristan & Mediterranean Jazz Project feat: Pakhi Adhikari Kalipada

Bright Lights of Gaza

14 Giugno 2024 Bob Salmieri & Mediterranean Jazz Project featuring: Gianluca Urbano, Alfredo Posillipo


A Tram For Lovers

Nuova collaborazione internazionale fra la cantante statunitense Mary Ann Palermo, Bob Salmieri. Musiche: Bob Salmieri - Lyrics: Mary Ann Palermo, Bob Salmieri

il nuovo libro di Bob Salmieri


Tutti i progetti - Ultime uscite

Bastarduna Quintet 2021

Realizzato fra Ottobre e Dicembre 2020, in piena pandemia, "...and mama was a belly dancer" รจ il primo disco! 


Bastarduna Quintet 2023

Seguito ideale di ...and mama was a belly dancer