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Nino Rota

p, 1911-1979 IT, Milan
Musician / Composer / Conductor of Soundtrack and Classical
A.k.a. Giovanni Rota Rinaldi

Giovanni "Nino" Rota (3 December 1911 – 10 April 1979) was an Italian composer, pianist, conductor and academic who is best known for his film scores, notably for the films of Federico Fellini and Luchino Visconti. He also composed the music for two of Franco Zeffirelli's Shakespeare films, and for the first two films of Francis Ford Coppola's Godfather trilogy, receiving the Academy Award for Best Original Score for The Godfather Part II (1974).

        
Genres
  • Soundtrack
  • Classical
  • Jazz
  • Pop
Popular Tracks   
The Godfather: V. Love Theme on Nino Rota - Musica E Sogno by Nino Rota & Riccardo Muti
La dolce vita on Original Music for the Movies of Federico Fellini by Nino Rota, Pino Calvi & StudioConductor
A Time for Us (From "Romeo and Juliette") on A Time for Us by Angèle Dubeau & La Pietà
Love Theme - From "Romeo and Juliet" on Greatest Film Classics by Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
WHEN THE GRASS WAS GREENER / Nino Rota: Valzer on WHEN THE GRASS WAS GREENER / Nino Rota: Valzer by Nino Rota & Alice Sara Ott
15 Preludes: XIII. Andante cantabile on Corigliano, Rota, Korngold: Works for Piano by Jimmy Brière
Rota / Arr. Capelletti & Lenaerts: Romeo and Juliet: Love Theme on Rota: Works for Harp by Nino Rota & Anneleen Lenaerts
La dolce vita - Suite: 5. Cavallino Canzonetta on The Fellini Album by Nino Rota, Filarmonica della Scala & Riccardo Chailly
La dolce vita - Finale on Original Music for the Movies of Federico Fellini by Nino Rota, Pino Calvi & StudioConductor
Parla più piano on Dolce Vita by Jonas Kaufmann

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Discography



Title Artist Year Type
The Fellini' SoundtracksNino Rota2018Album
8 1/2Nino Rota2018Album
Toby DammitNino Rota2015Album
CollectorNino Rota2015Compil.
La Strada - Concerto Doirée - Il GattopardoNino Rota, Josep Pons, Orquesta Ciudad de Granada2014Album
Orchestral WorksNino Rota - Orchestra Sinfonica Di Milano Giuseppe Verdi, Giuseppe Grazioli2013Album
Il Furto Della Gioconda (Original Television Soundtrack)Nino Rota2013Album
Orchestral WorksNino Rota - Orchestra Sinfonica Di Milano Giuseppe Verdi, Giuseppe Grazioli2013Album
LarilliraNino Rota2012Compil.
La StradaNino Rota2012Single
Opere Per Flauto E PianoforteNino Rota - Roberto Fabbriciani, Massimiliano Damerini2011Album
Boccaccio '70 (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)Nino Rota / Armando Trovaioli / Piero Umiliani2011Album
Fellini, Jazz & Co.Berliner Philharmoniker, Riccardo Chailly, Dmitri Shostakovich, Nino Rota, Ottorino Respighi, Paul Lincke2011Album
New Italian Cinema - La Dolce Vita, L'avventuraGiovanni Fusco, Nino Rota2011Compil.
Fellini Satyricon/Fellini RomaNino Rota2011Compil.
Centenary: 34 Rare & Unavailable Soundtracks Film Music 1933-1979 (World Premiere Edition)Nino Rota2011Compil.
Music For Federico FelliniNino Rota2010Album
Music For Fellini Part One 1952 To 1958Nino Rota2010Compil.
The Mafia MoviesEnnio Morricone & Nino Rota2010Compil.
L'Amico MagicoAvion Travel, Nino Rota2009Album
Concerto per violoncello n.2 (1973) Concerto per archi (1977) Trio per clarinetto, cello e piano (1973)Nino Rota, Enrico Bronzi2009Album
Symphonies Nos 1 & 2Nino Rota, Marzio Conti, Filarmonica Teatro Regio Torino2009Album
Prova D'Orchestra - Orchestral RehearsalNino Rota2008Album
The Ultimate Best of Fellini & RotaNino Rota, Carlo Savina2007Compil.
Suite En DuoFloraleda Sacchi, Claudio Ferrarini / Erik Satie, Ravi Shankar, Philip Glass, Jean Cras, Astor Piazzolla, Nino Rota2007Album
Film Music By Nino RotaNino Rota2007Compil.
I Due Timidi - Opera Radiofonica In Versione Originale Su Libretto Di Suso Cecchi D'AmicoNino Rota2006Album
Federico Fellini & Nino RotaNino Rota2006Album
Il Cappello Di Paglia Di FirenzeNino Rota2005Album
LSD RomaNino Rota2005Compil.
Plein SoleilNino Rota2005Album
La Strada, Il Gattopardo, Concerto SoiréeNino Rota2005Compil.
Grand CollectionNino Rota2003Compil.
A M'rcord - Concerto Per FelliniKatyna Ranieri / Nino Rota / Riz Ortolani2003Album
The Essential Film Music CollectionNino Rota2003Compil.
Fellini / Rota ( Three Original Motion Picture Soundtracks )Nino Rota2003Compil.
La Dolce VitaNino Rota2003Album
Oboe ItalianoDomenico Cimarosa • Gaetano Donizetti • Arrigo Pedrollo • Nino Rota • Mario Castelnuovo Tedesco - Lajos Lencsés, Kammerorchester Arcata, Patrick Strub2003Album
Lo Scoiattolo In Gamba - Cristallo Di RoccaNino Rota2002Album
ConcertosNino Rota, Marzio Conti, I Virtuosi Italiani2002Album
Piano ConcertosNino Rota, Riccardo Muti, Giorgia Tomassi, La Scala Philharmonic Orchestra2002Album
Original Music For The Movies Of Federico Fellini by Nino RotaNino Rota2001Compil.
Fellini – Rota. La Dolce Vita (Music From The Classic Films Of Federico Fellini)Nino Rota2000Album
The Reluctant SaintNino Rota2000Album
The Taming Of The ShrewNino Rota1999Album
Dancing With - Ballando ConNino Rota1999Compil.
Riccardo MutiRiccardo Muti, La Scala Philharmonic Orchestra, Nino Rota, Ludwig van Beethoven, Giorgia Tomassi1999Album
The Film Music Of Nino RotaNino Rota, Massimo Palumbo1999Album
Two Piano ConcertosNino Rota1998Album
8 1/2Nino Rota1998Album
Romeo & JulietNino Rota1998Album
Symphonies No. 1 & No. 2Nino Rota, Norrköping Symphony Orchestra, Ole Kristian Ruud1998Album
Hommage A Nino RotaMelina Mandozzi, Juri Smirnov, Nino Rota1998Album
Œuvres Pour Orgue / Organ WorksNino Rota, Livia Mazzanti1997Compil.
Chamber MusicNino Rota With Gidon Kremer1997Album
Greatest HitsNino Rota1997Compil.
Music For FilmNino Rota - Riccardo Muti, La Scala Philharmonic Orchestra1997Album
Concerto Soirée Per Piano E Orchestra / Balli Per Piccola Orchestra / Fantasia Sopra 12-Note Del "Don Giovanni" Per Piano E Orchestra / Sonata Per Orchestra Da CameraNino Rota - Danielle Laval, Orchestra Città Di Ferrara, Giuseppe Grazioli1997Album
Nino Rota Film MusicNino Rota1996Album
Bandoneon - Konzert Für BandoneonAstor Piazzolla, Johannes Goritzki, Deutsche Kammerakademie Neuss, Nino Rota, Franz Waxman, Bernhard Heiden1996Album
Italian Compositions Of The 20th CenturyNino Rota, Gian Francesco Malipiero, Boris Porena, Ennio Morricone, I Solisti Italiani1995Album
WaterlooNino Rota1995Album
"La Strada" - Ballet Suite / Concerto For Strings / Dances From "Il Gattopardo"Nino Rota, La Scala Philharmonic Orchestra, Riccardo Muti1995Album
100° Anniversario Del CinemaNino Rota - Bolshoi Theatre Orchestra, Riccardo Moretti1995Album
Uragano (Hurricane) / La Diga Sul Pacifico (Barrage Contre Le Pacifique / The Sea Wall - This Angry Age) (Original Soundtracks)Nino Rota1995Compil.
Rota: Music To The Films Of FelliniNino Rota / I Compani1995Compil.
Gioacchino Rossini OuverturesGioacchino Rossini, Nino Rota, Isaac Albéniz, Astor Piazzolla1994Album
La Musica Per Pianoforte: Piano WorksNino Rota, Angela Annese1994Album
De Blauwe Trompet - Muziek Uit Films Van FelliniNino Rota1994Album
Greatest HitsNino Rota1994Compil.
Respighi: Antiche Danze Ed Arie Per Liuto EtcOttorino Respighi, Giorgio Federico Ghedini, Nino Rota, Carlo Chiarappa, Accademia Bizantina1994Album
Concerto Soirée, Serenata, Quintetto in Fa Minore, Tartiniana Seconda, Preludio AutunnaleNino Rota, Alfredo Casella, Ottorino Respighi, Luigi Dallapiccola, Gian Francesco Malipiero1994Album
Spara Forte, Più Forte, Non Capisco (Original Soundtrack)Nino Rota1994Album
Nino Rota Plays Nino RotaNino Rota1993Album
The Symphonic Fellini/Rota - La Dolce Vita - New Symphonic Suites From The Classic Films Of Federico FelliniNino Rota1993Album
L'Œuvre Pour Piano SeulNino Rota, Danielle Laval1993Album
Casella / Pizzetti / RotaAlfredo Casella, Ildebrando Pizzetti, Nino Rota - Ex Novo Ensemble1993Album
Oratorio MysteriumNino Rota1993Album
Музыка Из КинофильмовNino Rota1993Album
Omaggio A - Homage To Federico FelliniNino Rota1993Compil.
Film MusicNino Rota1993Album
Poirot At The Movies - Murder On The Orient Express - Death On The NileRichard Rodney Bennett, Nino Rota1993Compil.
Sinfonia Sopra Una Canzone d'Amore, Concerto-Soirée For Piano & OrchestraNino Rota ; Benedetto Lupo, Orchestra Sinfonica Siciliana, Massimo De Bernart1992Album
La Strada / Le Notti Di CabiriaNino Rota1992Compil.
I Clowns (Original Soundtrack) = 道化師Nino Rota1992Album
Le Grandi Colonne Sonore di Nino RotaNino Rota1992Compil.
Film Music (La Strada/War And Peace/Il Gattopardo/Waterloo)Nino Rota / Orchestre Philharmonique De Monte-Carlo / Gianluigi Gelmetti1992Compil.
Il Bidone (Original Soundtrack)Nino Rota1991Album
La Dolce VitaNino Rota1991Album
La Dolce VitaNino Rota1991Album
Cosa Nostra - Melodien Aus Den Größten Mafia-FilmenNino Rota, Ennio Morricone, Franz Schubert, Ruggiero Leoncavallo, Pietro Mascagni, Gioacchino Rossini, Joseph Maria Lacalle1991Compil.
The Godfather Part III (Music From The Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)Carmine Coppola, Nino Rota1991Album
La Dolce VitaNino Rota1991Single
Il GattopardoNino Rota1991Single
Quintetto A Fiato Del '900Ottorino Respighi, Giorgio Federico Ghedini, Nino Rota, Gian Francesco Malipiero, Riccardo Malipiero, Marzio Conti, Paolo Pollastri, Giovanni Riccucci, Paolo Carlini, Paolo Faggi1990Album
The Godfather Part III (Music From The Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)Carmine Coppola, Nino Rota1990Album
Music From The Godfather Trilogy SoundtracksNino Rota And Carmine Coppola1990Compil.
АмаркордNino Rota1988Compil.
Rota & FelliniNino Rota1988Compil.
Chansons Pour FelliniNino Rota, Katyna Ranieri1987Album
ConcertosAntonio Vivaldi, Nino Rota, Ottorino Respighi - Камерный Оркестр Государственного Музыкально-педагогического Института Им. Гнесиных1986Album
The AbdicationNino Rota1986Album
Concerto Per Archi / Antiche Danze Ed Arie Per Liuto / Serenade For Strings / AdagioNino Rota / Ottorino Respighi / Sir Edward Elgar / Samuel Barber - I Musici1986Album
La Strada (Colonna Sonora Del Balletto)Nino Rota1985Album
Note Di CelluloideNino Rota1985Compil.
Romeo & Juliet - Love Theme/Bahamian RhapsodyNino Rota, Bob Andrews1985Album
Romeo & Juliet - Love ThemeNino Rota1985Single
Concerto Per FelliniKatyna Ranieri / Nino Rota / Riz Ortolani1984Compil.
Nino Rota Movies - 14 Soundtrack Recordings Conducted By Carlo SavinaNino Rota, Carlo Savina1984Album
Itinerario FantasticoNino Rota1983Album
Générique Ciné ParadeNino Rota1982Single
Rota FelliniNino Rota1982Album
Nino Rota IneditsNino Rota1982Album
Accadde Al Penitenziario / Un Eroe Dei Nostri TempiNino Rota1982Compil.
La Ciudad de Las Mujeres / Ensayo de OrquestaLuis Bacalov / Nino Rota1981Compil.
Doutor Jivago / O Poderoso ChefãoMaurice Jarre / Nino Rota1981Album
La Citta Delle Donne - Prova D'OrchestraNino Rota And Luis Bacalov1981Album
Visconti E la MusicaNino Rota, Piero Piccioni, Maurice Jarre, Franco Mannino, Giuseppe Rosati, Alessandro Cicognini, Gustav Mahler, Richard Wagner1981Album
Fortunella (Colonna Sonara Originale Tratta Dal Film )Nino Rota1980Album
Amarcord / Prova D'OrchestraNino Rota1979Compil.
Hurricane (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)Nino Rota1979Album
HurricaneNino Rota1979Album
Agatha Christie's Death On The Nile (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)Nino Rota1978Album
Duet (Main Love Theme)Nino Rota1978Single
La Dolce Vita E Altri Celebri FilmNino Rota1978Compil.
Prova D'OrchestraNino Rota1978Album
Concerto Di Musiche Da FilmNino Rota1977Album
O Venise, Venaga, Venus du film "Le Casanova"Nino Rota1977Single
Pin PeninNino Rota1977Single
Il Casanova Di Federico FelliniNino Rota1976Album
ゴッドファーザー / ゴッドファーザー・パートIIRobert Bernard / Nino Rota1976Single
Ragazzo Di BorgataNino Rota, Carlo Savina1976Single
Le Molière ImaginaireNino Rota, Maurice Béjart1976Album
Theme From The Godfather Part IINino Rota1975Single
Il Cappello Di Paglia Di FirenzeNino Rota / Ugo Benelli, Daniela Mazzuccato Meneghini, Viorica Cortez, Mario Basiola, Alfredo Mariotti, Orchestra Sinfonica Di Roma Della RAI, Coro di Roma della RAI1975Album
Il Padrino - Parte IlNino Rota & Carmine Coppola1975Single
Toutes Les Musiques De Film De FelliniNino Rota1974Compil.
Plein Soleil / L'EclisseNino Rota, Giovanni Fusco1974Single
Film D'Amore E D'Anarchia Ovvero Stamattina Alle 10 In Via Dei Fiori Nella Nota Casa Di Tolleranza (Colonna Sonora Originale)Nino Rota1974Album
The Godfather part II original motion picture fromNino Rota1974Album
Musiche Da FilmNino Rota1974Compil.
Amarcord / La "Fogaraccia"Nino Rota1974Single
AmarcordNino Rota1974Album
The Godfather Part II (Original Soundtrack Recording)Nino Rota1974Album
Musica De Todas Las Películas De FelliniNino Rota1974Compil.
Musique De FilmNino Rota1974Compil.
Tutti I Film Di FelliniNino Rota1974Compil.
Fellini's Roma (Original Motion Picture Score)Nino Rota1973Album
日活映画主題曲オリジナル・サウンドトラック盤 Sunset Sunrise = 陽は沈み 陽は昇るNino Rota1973Album
Nino Rota Plays Nino RotaNino Rota, Nino Rota Grand Orchestra1973Album
Sunset SunriseNino Rota1973Single
Film D'Amore E D'Anarchia (Colonna Sonora Originale)Anna Melato, Nino Rota1973Single
el PadrinoNino Rota, Francis Lai1972Single
Grottesco - Comico - IronicoEnnio Morricone - Stefano Torossi - Armando Trovaioli - Nino Rota1972Album
Roma (Main Theme)Nino Rota1972Single
Tema De Amor de "El Padrino"Roger Williams, Nino Rota1972Single
Love Theme From "The Godfather"Nino Rota1972Single
Roma CapomunniNino Rota1972Album
El Padrino = The GodfatherNino Rota1972Single
The Godfather (Original Soundtrack Recording)Nino Rota1972Album
Colonna Sonora Originale Del Film I ClownsNino Rota1970Album
Romeo & Juliet: Complete Motion Picture SoundtrackNino Rota1970Album
Fellini Satyricon - Original Motion Picture ScoreNino Rota1970Album
Romeu E JulietaNino Rota1969Single
Romeo & JulietNino Rota1968Single
La Vita di MariaNino Rota1968Album
Romeo & JulietNino Rota1968Album
The Taming Of The Shrew: Scenes From The Motion PictureNino Rota1967Album
Plein Soleil - Bande Original Du FilmNino Rota1966Single
Spara Forte, Più Forte.... Non CapiscoNino Rota1966Single
Much Ado About NothingThe National Theatre of Great Britain, Franco Zeffirelli, Nino Rota1965Album
Giulietta Degli SpiritiNino Rota1965Album
Juliet Of The SpiritsNino Rota1965Single
Juliet's Theme (Amore Per Tutti) / Shining Faces (Faccette Scintillanti)Nino Rota, Carlo Savina1965Single
Giulietta Degli SpiritiNino Rota1965Single
Juliette Des Esprits ( Bande Originale Du Film )Nino Rota - Federico Fellini1965Single
Federico Fellini - 8 1/2Nino Rota1963Single
Musique Originale Du Film "Le Guépard"Nino Rota1963Single
La Passerella Di "Otto E Mezzo"Nino Rota1963Single
Federico Fellini - Theme from 8 1/2Nino Rota1963Single
8½ (Colonna Sonora Originale Del Film)Nino Rota1963Album
Frederico Fellini - 8 ½Nino Rota1963Single
Il Gattopardo: Colonna Sonora Originale Del FilmNino Rota1963Album
Boccaccio '70 (Original Soundtrack)Nino Rota & Armando Trovaioli1962Album
Boccaccio '70Nino Rota / Armando Trovaioli / Piero Umiliani1962Album
Il BriganteNino Rota1961Album
Rocco And His BrothersNino Rota1961Album
La Dolce VitaNino Rota1961Single
Bonaventura nell'isola dei pappagalliSergio Tofano, Nino Rota1961Album
Fantasmi A RomaNino Rota1961Single
Rocco Et Ses FrèresNino Rota1960Single
I Ragazzi Del Juke BoxNino Rota1960Single
Plein Soleil - Bande Original Du FilmNino Rota1960Single
Bande Originale Du Film La Dolce VitaNino Rota1960Single
甘い生活Nino Rota1960Single
Las Noches De Cabiria - De La Banda Sonora De La PelículaNino Rota1958Single
FortunellaNino Rota1958Single
Cabiria / Lla Ri' Lli RaNino Rota1957Single
War And PeaceNino Rota, Franco Ferrara1956Album
Gold Edition - 50 Movie Themes HitsNino RotaCompil.
2 Top HitsGershon Kingsley / Nino RotaSingle
I Due NemiciNino RotaSingle
Les Plus Grands Films De Notre TempsNacio Herb Brown, George Gershwin, Frederick Loewe, Robin / Styne, Cole Porter, Howard Dietz, Arthur Schwartz, Maurice Jarre, Nino RotaAlbum
Il Gattopardo E Il Cinema Da BallareNino Rota, Philippe Sarde, Ennio Morricone, Michelangelo Antonioni, Giovanni Fusco, Riz Ortolani, Pierre Porte, Carlo Rustichelli, Antoine Duhamel, Daniele Sepe, Piero Piccioni, Dario Lucantoni, Angelo Francesco Lavagnino, Miklós RózsaCompil.
Часть 1-2 - Коллекция Альбомов 1950-1972Nino RotaAlbum
Sur Un Marché Persan / Elisabeth Sérénade / Legends Of The Glass MountainAlbert W. Ketelbey / Ronald Binge / Nino RotaSingle
太陽がいっぱい = Plein SoleilNino RotaSingle
Mysterium CatholicumNino RotaAlbum
Pain, Amour Et Ainsi Soit-Il / Il BidoneAlessandro Icini, Nino RotaSingle
ゴッド ファーザー Part II = The Godfather Part IINino RotaSingle
MP3 CollectionNino RotaAlbum
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