Alan Silvestri

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Birth Name: Alan Anthony Silvestri

Place of Birth: New York City, New York

Date of Birth: March 26, 1950

*Italian (father)
*Irish (mother)

Alan Silvestri is an American composer and conductor. Alan was raised in Teaneck, New Jersey.

Alan’s paternal grandparents were Joseph “Joe” Silvestri and Eugenia “Jenny” Martinetto. Joseph was from Novara, in Piedmont, Italy. Eugenia was from Castell’Alfero, Province of Alessandria (now Province of Asti), also in Piedmont.

Sources: Information about Alan’s family –

Immigration record of Alan’s paternal grandmother, Eugenia “Jenny” Martinetto –

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