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Valdambrini, Oscar (1924 - 1996), trumpeter, composer

Adriano Mazzoletti and Stefano Zenni

in Grove Music Online

Volume Grove Music Online - The New Grove Dictionary of Jazz, 2nd edition, issue Published in print January 2002 |
Published online January 2003 | e-ISBN: 9781561592630

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(b Turin, Italy, 11 May 1924; d Rome, 26 Dec 1996). Italian trumpeter and composer. He studied violin and trumpet as a child and in 1948 took part in a jam session with Rex Stewart. With Gianni Basso he led a quintet that recorded in 1952, and performed and recorded with the Sestetto Italiano (1955–7). In 1955 the two men formed the Basso–Valdambrini Quintet, for many years the best-known

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