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

Bright Lights of Gaza

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


26 Aprile 2024 Bob Salmieri Bastarduna Quintet

Benny Golson's Dream

12 Luglio - Bob Salmieri & Manosanta Hard Soul

Lara's Song

Nuovo capitolo della saga Jazz iniziata con "...and mama was a belly dancer" in usita il 19 Luglio 2024

Back to the Circus

Bob salmieri Bastarduna Quintet. continua la saga jazz ispirata al romanzo di Bob Salmieri "...and mama was a belly dancer". In usita il 2 Agosto 2024


9 Agosto 2024    Moon Dance, nuova versione di La Danza delle Luna, pubblicato con Erodoto Project nel 2021, si avvale della presenza di Gianluca Urbano al flicorno  


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