Armando Trovajoli (also Trovaioli) (2 September 1917 - 28 February 2013), was an Italian film composer and pianist with over 300 credits as composer and/or conductor, many of them jazz scores for low-budget exploitation films of the Commedia all'italiana genre. He collaborated with Vittorio De Sica on a number of projects, including one segment of Boccaccio '70. Trovajoli was also the author of several Italian musicals: among them, Rugantino and Aggiungi un posto a tavola.
Trovajoli was the widower of actress Pier Angeli. He died in Rome at the age of 95 on 28 February 2013.Continue reading at Wikipedia... Wikipedia content provided under the terms of the Creative Commons BY-SA license