Kenny Clarke – Jazz in Comparison 20

Album recorded by U.S. drummer Kenny Clarke for the “Jazz a Confronto” series on producer Aldo Sinesio’s Horo label. The album is recorded on March 10, 1975, at Titania Studios in Rome.

Kenny Clarke: drums/Enrico Pieranunzi: piano/Roberto Della Grotta: double bass/Cicci Santucci: trumpet/Enzo Scoppa: tenor saxophone/Massimo Di Cicco: sound technician

Arriving in Italy from Paris, where he has lived for several years, American drummer Kenny Clarke performs in concert at Rome’s Music Inn with a lineup of local musicians-Oscar Valdambrini, Dino Piana, Enrico Pieranunzi and Roberto Della Grotta

In the aftermath of the concert, he was contacted by Aldo Sinesio, producer of the Horo label, for the recording of the album “Jazz a Confronto 20″

For the recording sessions of the record work, Oscar Valdambrini and Dino Piana are replaced by Enzo Scoppa and Cicci Santucci

The entire material recorded on the analog medium shared by Enrico Pieranunzi was digitized and restored by sound engineers at the Saint Louis College of Music in Rome under the supervision of Paolo Marra, curator of the Archives of Jazz in Rome