Franco Cerri (born January 29, 1926) is an Italian guitarist and double bassist. He is considered one of the most important European jazz musicians. Cerri was born in Milan and learned to play guitar when he was 17. In 1945 he became a member of the group led by Gorni Kramer and joined the orchestra of the television show Buone vacanze. He played double bass in addition to guitar starting in the 1950s, such as with Chet Baker and Buddy Collette.
1977 Un suo modo di dire (Dire). 1977 Franco Cerri Jazz (Dire). 1981 Omaggio a Bill Evans (Dire). 1985 From Milan to Frankfurt (Dire). 1994 Cerri & Cerri (Dire). 1995 En Souvenir de Milan. 1971 Parabola (Roberto Vecchioni). 1972 Saldi di fine stagione (Roberto Vecchioni). 1973 L'uomo che si gioca il cielo a dadi (Roberto Vecchioni). 1990 A briglia sciolta (Caterina Valente). In 1974 and 1975, he was a member of New Trolls Atomic System. De Piscopo releases his firs solo album, Suonando La Batteria Moderna, in 1974. One of hi most successful songs is "Andamento lento", which won Festivalbar in 1988. His 1983 single, "Stop Bajon (Primavera)" reached No. 58 in the UK Singles Chart in March 1987.
1970 Franco Cerri Jazz (Dire). 1973 Metti una sera Cerri. 1974 From Cathetus to Cicero, with Stefano Cerri and Gianluigi Trovesi. 1977 Un suo modo di dire (Dire). 1981 Omaggio a Bill Evans (Dire) with Enrico Intra and Lucio Terzano. 1984 Franco Cerri Today! (Dire). 1985 From Milan to Frankfurt. 1990 Jazz in Italy with Enrico Intra (Ariston). 1990 Di jazz in jazz (Dire). 1993 Cerri & Cerri. 1995 A Django, en souvenir de Milan. 1997 From Milan to Brussels. 2000 In punta di Cerri. 2003 From Cathetus to Cicero.
Bass – Stefano Cerri Vocals – Bunnie Foy. Label Category Country Year. FO 347 Franco Cerri Un Suo Modo Di Dire (LP, Album) Dire FO 347 Italy 1977.
Dado Moroni (piano), Julius Farmer (el. bass), Tullio De Piscopo (drums). Recorded at Studio 7, Fontana . Milan, November 1979. Thanks to snobb for the addition. No release results found : showing artist results instead. Live In Beverly Hills CD+DVD Resonance Records 2014. Franco Cerri introducing Dado Moroni : Jazz Piano Contents.
|As Time Goes Bye||2:30|
|All The Things You Are||3:20|
|Green Dolphin Street||3:44|
|I Can't Give You Anything But Love / Pennies From Heaven||2:38|
|Honey Suckle Rose||4:50|
|Sweet Georgia Brown||5:15|
|FO 347||Franco Cerri||Un Suo Modo Di Dire (LP, Album)||Dire||FO 347||Italy||1977|
|FO 347 MC||Franco Cerri||Un Suo Modo Di Dire (Cass, Album)||Dire||FO 347 MC||Italy||1977|