Piero Umiliani – Smog

Soundtrack by Piero Umiliani of the film “Smog” (1962), directed by director Franco Rossi

For the recording of the film’s music, composer and conductor Piero Umiliani enlisted the instrumental help of American trumpeter Chet Baker, with whom he had previously collaborated on the soundtrack for the film “Audacious Strike of the Unknown Soldiers” (1959), directed by director Nanni Loy

Note: In addition to Chet Baker, Helen Merrill, an American singer who settled in Italy in the 1960s and collaborated with Piero Umiliani, Ennio Morricone, Armando Trovajoli and Romano Mussolini, is featured in two tracks on the soundtrack of the film “Smog.”