Caesar Giovannini
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SMC ST768/ HL 3775583

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Flute Trio and Piano
American composer and pianist Caesar Giovannini was born in Chicago, Illinois.  He began piano studies at the age of 5 and graduated from the Chicago Conservatory in 1948 with a Bachelor of Music and a Masters degree in composition.  During World War II, he was pianist for the US Navy Band.  In the 1950's, he worked largely in television, joining NBC in Chicago, then later ABC.  His instrumental compositions include many works for concert band.  Giovannini also played piano in many movie soundtracks in the 60's and 70's.  This short promenade for flute trio and piano is in a light and joyful style.