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Jazz and Italian Cinema – Piero Umiliani

At the end of the fifties the director Mario Monicelli shoots the film I Soliti Ignoti, it is the beginning of a new film genre, the "Italian comedy", which will have its maximum artistic realization and acclaim from critics and audiences in the 1960s and early 1970s. For the soundtrack of the film, the Roman director needs songs with a strong jazz appeal, inspired by bop and cool jazz, which can be the background to the proletarian accent of the film; in a neorealist Rome farcical characters move between miserable urban neighborhoods in a social condition bordering on poverty, made up of daily tragicomic expedients, American myths and inevitable existential defeats. It must be kept in mind that Monicelli's choice of musical commentary on the film with jazz songs was completely new in the cinematographic panorama of the time, in which Masters, such as Nino Rota and Carlo Rustichelli, referred to the writing of soundtracks to the song popular. Following…

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Jazz Pop Rock School in Rome since 1976, Saint Louis is one of the most renowned musical educational establishments of excellence with one of the largest educational offerings in Europe. Didactic menu.


Saint Louis Docs

Didactic series, textbooks and methods written in collaboration with Saint Louis teachers, the result of years of research, practice, and teaching at the music school in Rome and constantly being updated.


Saint Louis Management

Agency which represents some of Italy's greatest jazz musicians and acts as a support for students to enter the job market, selecting and promoting the best groups of young talent each year


Resident Bands

School of Music in Rome, Saint Louis produces and supports diverse orchestral ensembles, from choirs to large orchestras, of all musical genres each year, promoting them in the national festivals and in the European Conservatories circuit (Erasmus +).


Record labels

Three labels - Urban49, Jazz Collection, Camilla Records - and a record series ArtUro for the production of the best original art projects.


Festivals & Events

School of music in Rome, Saint Louis features more than 300 concerts a year, in prestigious venues and major auditoriums in Italy and Europe (erasmus+), as part of national and international festivals, such as Jammin’, Italian Jazz on The Road, Special Guest and many others.