(December 6, 2010) CAM Jazz of Rome, Italy, just announced the availability of 90 CAM Jazz albums in a special room, comprising all of the jazz albums in the label's acclaimed catalog in honor of the label's 10 year Anniversary on the iTunes Store today .
To mark the special event, CAM Jazz created an 84-track compilation called 10 Years of CAM Jazz, which features Francesco Cafiso, Scott Colley, Giovanni Guidi, Richard Galliano, Oregon, Mauro Ottolini, Enrico Pieranunzi, Enrico Rava, Antonio Sanchez, Edward Simon, Martial Solal, John Taylor, Diego Urcola, Kenny Wheeler, among others. The CD is available only in digital format at a special price.
Agostino Campi, Managing Director of CAM Jazz, noted, It's hard to think of a better recognition of our ten years than receiving a special room in iTunes. It really showcases how far we've come as iTunes didn't even exist when we began! iTunes is about giving music fans easy access to great music. We specialize in great music too, so it's a wonderful partnership to celebrate this milestone."
CAM Jazz was launched in the year 2000 in order to group all of its jazz productions: past, present, and future. It is dedicated to releasing vintage jazz recordings from an immense repertoire, and producing new jazz-style recordings consisting of both original compositions as well as cover versions of memorable film themes, musicals and songs, all performed by some of the most outstanding Italian and international jazz performers of our times. CAM Jazz is a division of the C.A.M. Group (Creazioni Artistiche Musicali): an independent music publisher and record label based in Rome who has realized over 2800 soundtracks of Italian and international films in its 45+ years of activity, and has worked with over 500 composers internationally. CAM Jazz: a great team making great jazz.