Italian movie composer Stelvio Cipriani has died

He died in Rome on the age 81.

Italian movie composer Stelvio Cipriani has died right this moment (October 1) on the age 81. He had been affected by ischaemia since December 2017.

Studying on the Santa Cecilia Conservatory from the age 14, Cipriani spent his early profession enjoying in cruise-ship bands, resulting in encounter with jazz musician Dave Brubeck, earlier than accompanying italian actress and singer Rita Ravone on the piano.

His first soundtrack was for the spaghetti western The Bounty Killer, kicking f an especially prolific profession in movie composition – together with seminal horror classics corresponding to Umberto Lenzi’s Nightmare City and Ovidio G. Assonitis’s Tentacoli – which was featured in FACT’s 100 biggest horror soundtracks.

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