LOS ANGELES (AP) - The man who Frank Sinatra called "one of the world's great guitarists" has died. Al Viola, who also played the mandolin on "The Godfather" soundtrack, died of cancer at his home in Studio City, California. He was 87.
The Brooklyn-born Viola performed with Sinatra at concerts, on
recordings and in T-V specials. He's heard on such hits as "My
Way" and "New York, New York." In addition to "The Godfather," Viola played on numerous T-V
and movie soundtracks, including "West Side Story" and "Blazing