This Week's

Feature 45


Title:Roulette
Artist:Nini Rosso
Composer:D.Zimmermann
Label:Durium
Release:July 1970


Nini Rosso was a popular jazz trumpeter in Italy in the 1950s. He became well known in England in 1963 with his own composition, Concerto Disperato but it was his 1965 smash hit, Il Silenzio that brought him world-wide fame. In 1969 he recorded a tune in a tijuana-brass-style called Roulette. It was a hit in Germany and other parts of Europe.