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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Italo Pizzolante was a Venezuelan poet, composer, musician, professor and engineer of Italian descent. Author of famous songs like Motivos, Mi Puerto Cabello, among others. Pizzolante was married to Nelly Negrón. His musical vocation started at home, often during family reunions, and following his father's musical bent. Perhaps his most memorable song is Motivos, which has been performed by many artists, including, La Rondalla Venezolana, Los Panchos, Chucho Avellanet, Armando Manzanero, Alfredo Sadel, Vicente Fernández and most recently Luis Miguel. The history of this song, is quite special. Italo composed it on December 1, 1965, for a reunion of friends, was his gift to them. Another popular song of Pizzolante's repertoire is Mi Puerto Cabello, dedicated to his native town. It was popularized in the 1960s by Felipe Pirela along with the Billos Caracas Boys. In August, 1998 the song was decreed the Official City Anthem
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