Splendido Hotel

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Splendido Hotel
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Studio album by Al Di Meola
Released May 10, 1980
Genre Jazz fusion, Latin Jazz
Length 68:43
Label Columbia
Producer Al Di Meola
Al Di Meola chronology
Splendido Hotel
Electric Rendezvous
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 5/5 stars[1]
The Rolling Stone Jazz Record Guide 4/5 stars[2]

Splendido Hotel is an album by Italian-American jazz fusion and Latin jazz guitarist Al Di Meola released in 1980 as a double LP, and later CD.

Track listing[edit]

All songs by Al Di Meola unless otherwise noted.

Side One

  1. "Alien Chase on Arabian Desert"
  2. "Silent Story in Her Eyes"

Side Two

  1. "Roller Jubilee" (Philippe Saisse)
  2. "Two to Tango"
  3. "Al Di's Dream Theme"

Side Three

  1. "Dinner Music of the Gods"
  2. "Splendido Sundance"
  3. "I Can Tell" (Al Di Meola, Philippe Saisse)

Side Four

  1. "Spanish Eyes" (Bert Kaempfert, Charlie Singleton, Eddie Snyder)
  2. "Isfahan" (Chick Corea)
  3. "Bianca's Midnight Lullaby"


Chart performance[edit]

Year Chart Position
1980 Billboard 200 119[3]
1980 Billboard Top Jazz Albums 8[3]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ Yanow, Scott. "Splendido Hotel - Al di Meola | AllMusic". allmusic.com. Retrieved 12 August 2011. 
  2. ^ Swenson, J. (Editor) (1985). The Rolling Stone Jazz Record Guide. USA: Random House/Rolling Stone. p. 61. ISBN 0-394-72643-X. 
  3. ^ a b "Splendido Hotel - Al di Meola | Awards | AllMusic". allmusic.com. Retrieved 27 October 2013.