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Roberto Murolo

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Roberto Murolo was a music organization, both in his house of Napoles and most of Italy, through the middle and second fifty percent of the 20th hundred years. The boy of poet Ernesto Murolo as well as the previous Lia Cavalli, he was created in 1912 and demonstrated a strong fascination with music from an early on age, especially performing and playing your guitar, of which he became incredibly efficient. He spent his early professional years as an associate of the quartet, with which he performed from Italy from 1939 through 1946. His single career — concentrated almost solely on Neopolitan tune, traditional and well-known alike, began along with his go back to Italy in 1946. Furthermore to building himself being a concert musician and a favorite body on radio, along with his intimate, sentimental audio, he also do some performing in movies, showing up within the 1953 criminal offense dilemma The Counterfeiters, manufactured in Italy by movie director Franco Rossi. Murolo became practically a social ambassador from Naples towards the globe, and it had been due to his recordings and shows that Neopolitan track was pass on across five additional continents. He was extremely conscious of the annals of music in Naples, and his personal repertoire found encompass tunes from across many hundreds of years of Neopolitan music, heading back to 16th hundred years comic opera and also further, to the finish of the center Ages. His preliminary documenting profession culminated in 1963 having a 12-LP study of Neopolitan track within the period from the center Ages towards the 20th hundred years. He continuing to concertize in to the 1990s and resumed documenting in his past due seventies — in 1990 — with a set of albums entitled ‘Na Voce ‘Na Chitarra, Vols. 1 & 2; he adopted this 2 yrs afterwards with an record released for his 80th birthday, L’Italia è Bella. This heralded an Indian Summertime of documenting work with Murolo, including a cooperation with Portuguese vocalist Amália Rodrigues. In 1995, he was honored by Italy’s leader, Oscar Luigi Scalfaro, using the republic’s highest civilian honor. He was presented with a life accomplishment award on the San Remo Celebration in 2000 aswell. Murolo passed on in 2003 at age group 91, perhaps one of the most favorite performers in Italy along with a ethnic hero without peer in Naples.

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Full Name Roberto Murolo
Died March 13, 2003, Naples, Italy
Profession Actor, Singer, Guitarist, Songwriter
Nationality Italian
Parents Ernesto Murolo, Lia Cavalli
Music Songs Cu'mme!, Malafemmena, Reginella, Anema e core, 'Na sera 'e maggio, Voce 'e notte, Munasterio 'e Santa Chiara, 'A tazza 'e café, 'A cammesella, Scalinatella, Lacreme napulitane, Tammurriata nera, Uocchie C'Arraggiunate, Aggio perduto 'o suonno, Serenata Napulitana, Simmo 'e Napule paisà, Napule Ca Se Ne Va, 'O marenariello, Pusilleco Addiruso, Maria Marì, Guapparia, 'O ciucciariello, 'E spingule francese, Me so' 'mbriacato 'e sole, Io, 'Na Chitarra E 'A Luna, Tu si'na cosa grande, Nu quarto 'e luna, Accarezzame, Luna rossa, La pansé, Napule Canta, Sarrà chi sà
Albums Ottantavogliadicantare, Antologia della canzone partenopea napoletana, Napoletana. Antologia cronologica della canzone partenopea - Settimo volume, Old Napoli, Come rideva Napoli, Roberto Murolo e la sua chitarra, Mandulino Napulitano, Le canzoni di Salvatore Di Giacomo, Roberto Murolo 1964, Le canzoni di E. A. Mario, Le canzoni di Libero Bovio, Melodie napoletane per canto e pianoforte, Canzone napulitana, Scalinatella, Maruzzella, Gran concerto napoletano, Vol. 4, Golden Memory: Roberto Murolo, Vol. 20, Napoli è: Roberto Murolo, Music From Naples, Napoletana. Antologia cronologica della canzone partenopea - Sesto volume, Golden Memory: Roberto Murolo, Vol. 18, Vurria, Golden Memory: Roberto Murolo, Vol. 19, Roberto Murolo - Rarities 1965, Lacreme Napulitane, Napoletana. Antologia cronologica della canzone partenopea - Quarto volume, Napoletana. Antologia cronologica della canzone partenopea - Decimo volume, Napoletana vol. 8, Golden Memory: Roberto Murolo, Vol. 21, Napoletana vol. 7, A canzone 'e Napule, Napoletana. Antologia cronologica della canzone partenopea - Nono volume, Napoletana. Antologia cronologica della canzone partenopea - Quinto volume, Golden Memory: Roberto Murolo, Vol. 9, La grande canzone napoletana: 'Nu quarto 'e luna: La Napoli di Roberto Murolo, Roberto Murolo, Vol. 4 (Golden Memory), Napoletana. Antologia cronologica della canzone partenopea - Secondo volume, Il Meglio (Remastered Version), I grandi della canzone napoletana: Libero Bovio, Golden Memory, Vol. 2, Napoli antica, vol. 1, Napule è na canzone, L'umorismo della canzone napoletana, Roberto Murolo's Greatest Hits, A Casciaforte, Napoletana. Antologia cronologica della canzone partenopea - Ottavo volume, La grande canzone napoletana: Te voglio bene assaje, Golden Memory: Roberto Murolo, Vol. 13, The Best Collection of Roberto Murolo, Vol. 2, Cicerenella, Roberto Murolo - Rarietes 1966
Movies Falsehood, Il voto, Torment, Chains, I falsari


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#Fact
1 Son of writer Ernesto Murolo.
2 Singer


Soundtrack

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Man from U.N.C.L.E. 2015 writer: "Che Vuole Questa Musica Stasera?"
Pasolini 2014 performer: "Canto delle Lavandaie del Vomero"
Nine 2009 performer: "Io te vurria vasa", "Casa Sulitaria" / writer: "Casa Sulitaria" - as R. Murolo
José Carreras - Energia 2007 Video writer: "Mandulinata a Napule"
Terra Speranza 2002 TV Series performer: "Core 'Ngratto"
Nitrato d'argento 1996 Documentary writer: "Piscatore e Pusilleca"
Campet 1995 writer: "O' Ciucciariello" - as Murolo
Scent of a Woman 1974 lyrics: "Che vuole questa musica stasera"
Indian Summer 1972 lyrics: "Che vuole questa musica stasera"
Plagio 1969 lyrics: "Che vuole questa musica stasera"
Teatro Umberto 1958 performer: "MARUZZELLA", "'O CIUCCIARIELLO" / writer: "'O CIUCCIARIELLO" - as R. Murolo
Three Coins in the Fountain 1954 lyrics: "O ciucciariello" 1951 - uncredited
Menzogna 1952 performer: "Nu quarto e luna"
Three Steps North 1951 "Torna Puricinella"

Actor

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Cavalli si nasce 1988 Il Menestrello
Questi pazzi, pazzi italiani 1965
Viale della canzone 1965
The Counterfeiters 1953 Cantante
Menzogna 1952 Il pescatore cantante
Milano miliardaria 1951 Se stesso
Il voto 1950 Gennaro
Catene 1950 Il cantante
Tormento 1950 Enzo Sandri
Paolo e Francesca 1950

Composer

Composer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Pictures of a Kingdom 1994 Documentary

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Festival di Sanremo 1993 TV Series Himself / Singer
Saluti e baci 1953 Himself (uncredited)
Three Steps North 1951 Himself (as Murolo)

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