Tag Archives: Chitarra Romana

Incomparable Jerry Vale – La Chitarra Romana – Roman Guitar

Jerry Vale – La Chitarra Romana – Roman Guitar – A little history about Jerry Vale. Genaro Louis Vitaliano was born in the Bronx, N.Y., to Italian immigrant parents, and the Bronx Italian American community was the place where he grew up. In high school, to earn money, Vale took a job shining shoes in […]

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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 – La Chitarra Romana

Connie Francis – La Chitarra Romana – Written by Eldo Di Lazzaro in 1934, is an undisputed classic of the Italian song: the melody was arranged from tango to the romanza (a version that was a workhorse for Luciano Pavarotti). It was sung by Lando Fiorini and Claudio Villa, among others. The “Fornarina” (baker girl) […]

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