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Jerry Vale – “La Chitarra Romana” – Roman Guitar

Jerry Vale  “La Chitarra Romana” Roman Guitar    *   A little history about Jerry Vale. Jerry Vale was born Genaro Louis Vitaliano in the Bronx, N.Y., to Italian immigrant parents. In high school, to earn money, Jerry Vale took a job shining shoes in a barbershop in New York City. Still a teenager, he […]

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Connie Francis – La Chitarra Romana Copy

Connie Francis – La Chitarra Romana – Written by Eldo Di Lazzaro in 1934, La Chitarra Romana is an undisputed classic of the Italian song: the melody was arranged from Tango to the Romanza It was sung by Lando Fiorini and Claudio Villa, among others. This is Connie’s version. Hope you enjoy. Sotto un manto […]

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Connie Francis – “My Roman Guitar” La Chitarra Romana

Connie Francis “La Chitarra Romana” Roman Guitar * La Chitarra Romana is performed here by the Wonderful Connie Francis.   The song although recorded many years ago now appears on the compilation album The Italian Collection, Volume 1 (1997). Connie’s Voice is Smooth as Silk *   Written by Eldo Di Lazzaro in 1934, is an undisputed classic […]

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