Enrico Pieranunzi

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Birthday
5, 1949
Birthplace
Italy
Birth Sign
Sagittarius
Birthday
5, 1949 (age 69)
Birthplace
Italy

About

Jazz artist who specialized in meshing classical technique with jazz principles.

Before Fame

He started his professional career at age 19, performing with trombonist Marcello Rosa's quartet.

Trivia

He received France's Djangodor Award in 1992 and 1997 and Italy's Django d'Or Award in 2003.

Family Life

His father, Alvaro, was a jazz guitarist, and he greatly encouraged his son's musical ambitions.

Associated With

He collaborated with some of the greatest artists in jazz, including Chet Baker.