"Give Me The Groove" CD obtained quotes from George Duke, Dave Koz, Bob James, Everette Harp, Chris Standring and in November 2007 Rocco has been Pre-Nominated for the 50° Grammy Award Contemporary Jazz Best Album 2007(Top 50).
"One can only smile when hearing the music of Rocco Ventrella. The joy of the music that exudes from his soul is undeniable. His passion for smooth jazz is so obvious with every note he plays. This cd is truly representative of this joy and passion. Thanks Rocco for your love of the music“. ~ Everette Harp