italian who married a nyorker, teacher of italian literature and history, journalist, curator of residency programs for artists in italy ((website hidden)) co-founder of a school of music for children in NY ((website hidden)) . the 2 bedrooms apartment we rent it's our own, cozy and homey feeling. it used to be a dance studio and school, we kept a lot of the original staff and it has a lot of character and great creative energy. lots of musicians and artists have lived and produced their work here. we have a second unit in the basement, referred as studio apt, with its own independent access, bathroom and kitchenette area ( both located outside the bedroom) and a very spacious double bedroom. access to the garden is possible by both apartments guests'.