| Carlos Franzetti|
| Amapola Records|
| Composer · carlosfranzetti.com|
In The Key Of Tango, The Jazz Kamerata, Duets
Latin Grammy Award for Best Tango Album
Ruben Blades, Allison Brewster Franzetti, Eddie Gomez, Gato Barbieri, Jorge Lopez Ruiz
Carlos Franzetti Wikipedia
Carlos Alberto Franzetti (born June 3, 1948) is a composer and arranger from Buenos Aires, Argentina.
Franzetti started studying music at the National Conservatory in Buenos Aires at the age of 6 and later began taking private piano lessons. He began studying music composition after moving to Mexico in 1970. He moved to the U.S. in 1974, graduating from Juilliard School, where he continued his composition studies with Vincent La Selva.
Throughout his career, Franzetti has composed symphonies, concertos, operas, chamber music, and big band jazz. He has arranged music for The Boston Pop Orchestra, the Brooklyn Philharmonic, and the Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra.
Franzetti has composed a number of film scores, most notably 1992's The Mambo Kings with Robert Kraft. He also composed the 1986 film La Película del Rey and conducted the score for Sidney Lumet's 1990 film, Q & A.
His album Tango Fatal won the 2001 Latin Grammy Award for Best Tango Album. In 2003, he received two Grammy Award nominations for his album Poeta de Arrabal in the categories Best Classical Crossover Album and Best Instrumental Arrangement. He is a recipient of two gold records. He conducted, arranged, and co-produced soloist Paquito D'Rivera's Grammy-winning album Portraits of Cuba.1976: The Prime Element
1979: Galaxy Dust
1984: New York Toccata
1991: Orquesta Nova
1992: Salon New York with Orquesta Nova
1993: Tropic of Capricorn
1994: Soundtracks and Jazz Tunes
1995: Astor Piazzolla: A Flute and Piano Tribute (with Jorge de la Vega)
1995: Images Before Dawn: Symphonic Music of Carlos Franzetti
1997: Poeta de Arrabal
1997: Portraits of Cuba (by Paquito D'Rivera).
1998: Concierto del Plata
1998: Piano Concerto n.º 2 / Sinfonía n.º 1
2000: Tango fatal
2002: Poeta de Arrabal
2003: You Must Believe in Spring
2005: Corpus Evita
2005: The Jazz Kamerata (Chesky)
2005: The Prime Element
2006: Songs for Lovers (Chesky)
2007: Carlos Franzetti Trío Live in Buenos Aires
2008: Film Noir
2008: Galaxy Dust
1998: Piano Concerto n.º 1 / Sinfonía n.º 2 Atlantis
2008: Duets (with Eddie Gómez).
2009: Mambo Tango
2010: New York Meeting (with Gato Barbieri, David Finck, Néstor Astarita ).
2012: Masters of Bandoneón / tema Stringazo
2012: Pierrot et Colombine
2014: In the Key of Tango