ArtsAutosBooksBusinessEducationEntertainmentFamilyFashionFoodGamesGenderHealthHolidaysHomeHubPagesPersonal FinancePetsPoliticsReligionSportsTechnologyTravel

The Loving Amoroso

Updated on October 12, 2014

What is Amoroso?

Amoroso is a common surname in Italy and Spain. The word means lovingly.

I will present a singer named Alessandra Amoroso, A painter Jack Amoroso and music made by Handel - Duello Amoroso.

My family name is also Amoroso and me you will get to know by reading my lenses =)

The Italian musical term amoroso describes the mood of a song, and is an indication to play in a loving manner; to play with love; lit. "loving."

In music, amoroso infers that a piece should be played in a soft, tender, amatory style.

Listen to the video to understand the amoroso music term

Il duello Amoroso

Amoroso comes from the word Amor

Can you see the lovers in the picture?

Amor, meaning love in many languages, may refer to:

Cupid, the Roman god of love also known by his Latin name Amor

Eros, the Greek god of love also known as Amor1221 Amor, an asteroid

Amor asteroid, a group of near-Earth asteroids named after 1221 Amor

Amor (automobile), a German car

"Amor" (song), a popular song recorded by many artists

"Amor" (Ricky Martin song), promotional single by Ricky Martin from his 2000 album Sound Loaded.

Amor Vincit Omnia (Caravaggio), 1600s painting

Amoroso Keyboard player

Amoroso Keyboard player
Amoroso Keyboard player

The painter Jack Amoroso

"Amoroso paints prolifically, & skillfully, in a style which is readily apparent. He attacks his panels with a strongly designed pattern in mind. The simplicity of forms & textures are enriched with striking color. His works are highly decorative,lively & exciting. He is one of the South's strong painters."

- Willis Wood, Director, Detroit Institute; Detroit, Michigan.

"When viewing the work of this great American painter, one receives an emotional,as well as a visual, experience. The observer actually feels the magnitude of Amoroso's talent."

-Bill Gordan, WERE Radio; Cleveland, Ohio.

"Notable achievements as an individual are attributed to Jack Amoroso's genius. He has a divine gift, & is a great American painter."

- Betty Ott WGAR Radio; Cleveland, Ohio.

Singer Alessandra Amoroso

Alessandra Amoroso (born 12 August 1986 in Galatina, Lecce) is an Italian pop/soul singer.

She was the winner of the 2009 edition of the Italian reality television show Amici di Maria De Filippi.

Amoroso/Amoroso

Amoroso/Amoroso
Amoroso/Amoroso
Amoroso / Brasil
Amoroso / Brasil

Try our music sampler to hear all song samples from this album

 

Amoroso music - Bossa nova

Amoroso, released in 1976, is an album that uses an orchestral arrangement to produce the Brazilian sound of bossa nova. The album features João Gilberto on vocals and guitar, backed by a large, but not overpowering, arrangement.

1. "'S Wonderful"

2. "Estate"

3. "Tin Tin Por Tin Tin"

4. "Besame Mucho"

5. "Wave"

6. "Caminhos Cruzados"

7. "Triste"

8. "Zingaro"

Reader Feedback

    0 of 8192 characters used
    Post Comment

    • profile image

      anonymous 

      6 years ago

      I was searching names..and after many pages on Google, this came up..and I was drawn to it..what a pleasant surprise to once again read all about the name Amoroso. well done, and who would have thought a Swedish lady would have this on a Google web site...for someone like me to find...thank you!!!!

    • TonyPayne profile image

      Tony Payne 

      7 years ago from Southampton, UK

      What a great idea for a lens, and some lovely content. Nicely done.

    • profile image

      anonymous 

      7 years ago

      For some reason I had the need to look up my brother's name Jack Amoroso on google and came across this site again...I love having the name Amoroso! My family is from Sicily...This name is so full of meaning and emotion..imagine me in Italy...with all those Amoroso's!!! wow!enjoyed so much reading this...thanks Maria!!

    • Not-Pop profile image

      Not-Pop 

      7 years ago

      This is a great lens--I had no idea that Amoroso was a common surname and I'm always happy to find a new musician. I think you might have it in the wrong category, though. ;)

    • RuthCoffee profile image

      Ruth Coffee 

      8 years ago from Zionsville, Indiana

      I like the sound of this name. Really enjoyed the music here too.

    • GramaBarb profile image

      GramaBarb 

      8 years ago from Vancouver

      I've known the Amoroso name for over 30 years as special friends but I did not know there are so many famous Amoroso's! The biggest surprise was Jack Amoroso the painter. :)

    working

    This website uses cookies

    As a user in the EEA, your approval is needed on a few things. To provide a better website experience, hubpages.com uses cookies (and other similar technologies) and may collect, process, and share personal data. Please choose which areas of our service you consent to our doing so.

    For more information on managing or withdrawing consents and how we handle data, visit our Privacy Policy at: https://hubpages.com/privacy-policy#gdpr

    Show Details
    Necessary
    HubPages Device IDThis is used to identify particular browsers or devices when the access the service, and is used for security reasons.
    LoginThis is necessary to sign in to the HubPages Service.
    Google RecaptchaThis is used to prevent bots and spam. (Privacy Policy)
    AkismetThis is used to detect comment spam. (Privacy Policy)
    HubPages Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide data on traffic to our website, all personally identifyable data is anonymized. (Privacy Policy)
    HubPages Traffic PixelThis is used to collect data on traffic to articles and other pages on our site. Unless you are signed in to a HubPages account, all personally identifiable information is anonymized.
    Amazon Web ServicesThis is a cloud services platform that we used to host our service. (Privacy Policy)
    CloudflareThis is a cloud CDN service that we use to efficiently deliver files required for our service to operate such as javascript, cascading style sheets, images, and videos. (Privacy Policy)
    Google Hosted LibrariesJavascript software libraries such as jQuery are loaded at endpoints on the googleapis.com or gstatic.com domains, for performance and efficiency reasons. (Privacy Policy)
    Features
    Google Custom SearchThis is feature allows you to search the site. (Privacy Policy)
    Google MapsSome articles have Google Maps embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    Google ChartsThis is used to display charts and graphs on articles and the author center. (Privacy Policy)
    Google AdSense Host APIThis service allows you to sign up for or associate a Google AdSense account with HubPages, so that you can earn money from ads on your articles. No data is shared unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    Google YouTubeSome articles have YouTube videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    VimeoSome articles have Vimeo videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    PaypalThis is used for a registered author who enrolls in the HubPages Earnings program and requests to be paid via PayPal. No data is shared with Paypal unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    Facebook LoginYou can use this to streamline signing up for, or signing in to your Hubpages account. No data is shared with Facebook unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    MavenThis supports the Maven widget and search functionality. (Privacy Policy)
    Marketing
    Google AdSenseThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Google DoubleClickGoogle provides ad serving technology and runs an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Index ExchangeThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    SovrnThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Facebook AdsThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Amazon Unified Ad MarketplaceThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    AppNexusThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    OpenxThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Rubicon ProjectThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    TripleLiftThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Say MediaWe partner with Say Media to deliver ad campaigns on our sites. (Privacy Policy)
    Remarketing PixelsWe may use remarketing pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to advertise the HubPages Service to people that have visited our sites.
    Conversion Tracking PixelsWe may use conversion tracking pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to identify when an advertisement has successfully resulted in the desired action, such as signing up for the HubPages Service or publishing an article on the HubPages Service.
    Statistics
    Author Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide traffic data and reports to the authors of articles on the HubPages Service. (Privacy Policy)
    ComscoreComScore is a media measurement and analytics company providing marketing data and analytics to enterprises, media and advertising agencies, and publishers. Non-consent will result in ComScore only processing obfuscated personal data. (Privacy Policy)
    Amazon Tracking PixelSome articles display amazon products as part of the Amazon Affiliate program, this pixel provides traffic statistics for those products (Privacy Policy)