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Rocco Ventrella

One can only smile and enjoy when hearing the music of Rocco Ventrella. The joy of his music that exudes from his soul is undeniable. His passion for smooth jazz is so obvious with every note he plays.

With “Give Me The Groove” CD, released on February 2007, Ventrella has been Pre-Nominated Grammy Award Contemporary Jazz Best Album 2007.

Ventrella, began playing saxophone in his hometown of Bari, Italy at age ten. As a young boy, he remembers when his father, a lover of jazz music, gave to him an album of Duke Ellington and Ventrella was captured by the sound of the sax of Johnny Hodge and a love was born.

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Primary Instrument

Saxophone

Willing to teach

Intermediate to advanced

Clinic/Workshop Information

January 2008 Clinic at Berklee College of Boston, MA. September 2008 Clinic at "Mousikè" - Martina Franca(IT) w/Spajazzy Band

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Discography

 

Another Time

Delilah Records
2015

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Sweet Temptation

Sweet Temptation

Innervision Records
2013

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Secret Agent

Secret Agent

RV Music
2010

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Where Were You

Where Were You

RV Music
2009

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Give Me The Groove

Give Me The Groove

Smooth Sounds Music
2007

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Stay Close To Me

Stay Close To Me

Rocco Ventrella
Another Time

Secret Agent

Secret Agent

Rocco Ventrella
Secret Agent - single

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