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List of notable or famous film score composers from Italy, with bios and photos, including the top film score composers born in Italy and even some popular film score composers who immigrated to Italy. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Italian film score composers then this list is the perfect resource for you. These film score composers are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known film score composer from Italy is included when available.

List contains people like Ennio Morricone, Michael Giacchino.

This historic film score composers from Italy list can help answer the questions "Who are some Italian film score composers of note?" and "Who are the most famous film score composers from Italy?" These prominent film score composers of Italy may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected Italian film score composers.

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Adriano Celentano is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Film Score Composers from Italy
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Adriano Celentano is an Italian singer, composer, comedian, actor, film director and TV host. He is the best-selling male Italian singer. ...more

Age: 80

Birthplace: Greco

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Aldo de Scalzi


Aldo de Scalzi is a film score composer. ...more

Age: 61

Birthplace: Genoa, Italy

Alessandro Alessandroni is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Film Score Composers from Italy
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Alessandro Alessandroni is an Italian musician. He plays multiple instruments, including the guitar, mandolin, mandolincello, sitar, accordion, and piano, and has composed over 40 film scores and countless library music. ...more

Age: 93

Birthplace: Soriano nel Cimino, Italy

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Alessandro Cicognini


Alessandro Cicognini was an Italian film music composer. Born January 25, 1906 in Pescara, Cicognini was classically trained at the Milan Conservatory of Music. He composed 106 soundtracks between 1936 and 1993, many of them for filmmaker Vittorio de Sica. His score for The Bicycle Thief was awarded Best Soundtrack of the Year. Much of his film music makes use of small ensembles and unusual instrumentation, rather than the lush orchestral scores common to film music of the mid-20th century. In 1965 he retired from film composition and became a teacher; one of his soundtracks, to the 1953 film Stazione Termini, was reused in What's Eating Gilbert Grape in 1993. Cicognini died in Rome on ...more

Age: Died at 89 (1906-1995)

Birthplace: Pescara, Italy