Martino, Bruno

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Martino, Bruno Gender: M
born on 11 November 1925 at 15:00 (= 3:00 PM )
Place Rome, Italy, 41n54, 12e29
Timezone MET h1e (is standard time)
Data source
Accuracy in question
Rodden Rating C
Collector: Bordoni
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_scocol.18.gif 18°40' s_mo.18.gif s_vircol.18.gif 21°13 Asc.s_aricol.18.gif 04°46'

Bruno Martino


Italian jazz composer, singer and pianist, mostly known internationally for "Estate," composed in 1960, a standard that has been played by many jazz performers since the early 1960s. His song "Dracula Cha Cha Cha" appears on the album Italian Graffiti (1960/61) and is performed onscreen in Vincente Minnelli's film Two Weeks in Another Town (1962).

His early working life was spent in European radio and night club orchestras, later composing for popular Italian singers and touring the world with his own orchestra. He had a late-blossoming career as a singer.

Bruno Martino died on 12 June 2000, aged 74, in Rome.

Link to Wikipedia biography


Source Notes

Grazia Bordoni database, 'entertainment' file quotes Ciro Discepolo, time uncertain.


  • Vocation : Entertain/Music : Composer/ Arranger
  • Vocation : Entertain/Music : Instrumentalist (Pianist)
  • Vocation : Entertain/Music : Jazz
  • Vocation : Entertain/Music : Vocalist/ Pop, Rock, etc. (Jazz)