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Mario Lanza – Core’ ngrata – Magnificent Voice

Mario Lanza – Core’ ngrata – Magnificent Voice Core ‘ngrato also known by the first words Catarì, Catarì is a 1911 Neapolitan song by emigrant American composer Salvatore Cardillo and lyrics by Riccardo Cordiferro (real name Alessandro Sisca). It was adopted by Enrico Caruso but it is not known whether he commissioned Cardillo and Sisca […]

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Mario Lanza – Arrivederci Roma – Magnificent

Mario Lanza – Arrivederci Roma – Magnificent – I remember this song. In fact this particular version with Mario and the young ragazza, Louisa Di Meo. For those of us that haven’t been around long enough to really recall Mario Lanza I must tell you that back in the day people went crazy for him. […]

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Mario Lanza – Parlami d’Amore Mariu

Mario Lanza – Parlami d’Amore Mariu The song “Parlami d’Amore Mariu from the movie entitled: What Scoundrels Men Are! (Italian: Gli uomini, che mascalzoni!) This movie is a 1932 Italian comedy film directed by Mario Camerini. The film was a great success, De Sica and Lia Franca became stars and the song Parlami d’amore Mariù […]

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Mario Lanza – Because You’re Mine

Mario Lanza – Because You’re Mine – Because You’re Mine is a 1952 musical comedy film starring Mario Lanza. Directed by Alexander Hall, the film also stars Doretta Morrow, James Whitmore, and Dean Miller. The title song of Because You’re Mine earned an Academy Award nomination for Best Original Song. It was written by Sammy […]

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Mario Lanza – Granada

Mario Lanza – Granada Back in the 50’s there was no greater Classical Singing Star than Mario Lanza. This rendition of Granada showcases his great voice. Hope you enjoy!!! “Granada” is a song written in 1932 by Mexican composer Agustín Lara. The song is about the Spanish city of Granada and has become a “standard” […]

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The Mario Lanza Story

The Mario Lanza Story – Mario Lanza (born Alfredo Arnold Cocozza was an American tenor, actor, and Hollywood movie star of the late 1940s and the 1950s. Lanza began studying to be a professional singer at the age of 16. After appearing at the Hollywood Bowl in 1947, Lanza signed a seven-year film contract with […]

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