About Mattinata Musicale

Melissa Cannavo-Marino hosts the Italian-American Morning Music Hour, sixty minutes of Italian music and entertainment each week.

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Melissa Cannavo-Marino began her broadcasting career on Philadelphia’s fulltime Italian language network, in 1999.  In 2003, she moved to Italy to study at the American University of Rome, earning a degree in mass communications and public relations, and her Italian Triennale degree through a joint program with the University of Macerata.  She also earned a master’s degree in marketing from Wilmington University and remains active in the tri-state region’s Italian-American community. She is also a member of the Broadcast Pioneers of Philadelphia.