laura campisi Laura Campisi, an award-winning songwriter and jazz singer based  out of Palermo, Italy. Has performed with various musical ensembles  throughout Europe, and continues to produce a wide range of music,  from classical jazz, rhythm and blues to traditional Sicilian folk and  African drumming.

 She writes original songs in English, Italian and Sicilian.
 Recent performance highlights include winning first place out of  hundreds at the 2009 Lucca Jazz Donna Competition, and singing, later  that year, at the Italian Embassy in Lisbon for the Festa della  Repubblica.