Al Di Meola
Birth Name: Al Laurence Di Meola
Place of Birth: Jersey City, New Jersey, U.S.
Date of Birth: July 22, 1954
Al Di Meola is an American guitarist. He performs jazz, jazz fusion, and world music.
Al is the son of Carlo “Charles” Di Meola and Teresa. His parents are/were of Italian descent, from Campania.
Al’s paternal grandfather immigrated from Cerreto Sannita, Province of Benevento, Campania, Italy.
Al’s mother was born in Italy, near Naples, and immigrated to the United States at thirteen years old.