Paolo Conte was affected by jazz when this style of music was banned by the fascist regime. This experience has shaped the Cantautore, who will perform at the Festival da Jazz on July 28, 2017 (original article in German, published in NZZ, July 27, 2017. Copyright photo: Matthias Heyde, www.festivaldajazz.ch).
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