Have you noticed the distinctive Sicilian music at the beginning and end of each episode of The Young Montalbano? The singer is Olivia Sellerio, daughter of the husband and wife team who published all of Andrea Camilleri’s Detective Montalbano novels and short stories.We love it so much, we used the opening song, “Curri, Curri” for this trailer highlighting the six new YM episodes premiering on May 17th on MHz Choice:

Sellerio talks about the songs in her interview here with the Italian Huffington Post. (For non-Italian readers, hit a translate button if you see one, or try copying and pasting the article into Bing Translator or Google Translate). Check out Sellerio’s music on YouTube.

Enjoy!

photo credit: L’Huffington Post