Some highlights from the Easter Jazz concert by Marco Pignataro
Bio: Marco Pignataro is a multi-talented saxophone player, composer and educator from Bologna, Italy. Together with Danilo Perez, Marco currently leads the Berklee Global Jazz Institute (BGJI), the world premiere jazz center of musical creativity at Berklee College of Music in Boston. Marco has performed extensively across Europe and the Americas in jazz festivals and international music venues, sharing stages and clinics with artists such as Eddie Gomez, JoAnne Brakeen, Rufus Reid, John Patitucci, Danilo Perez, Ben Street, Kenwood Dennard, Antonio Sanchez, Billy Drummond, Clark Terry, Billy Hart, and Jon Faddis, among others. His debut CD, Sofia’s Heart, was produced by jazz legend Eddie Gomez and features Pignataro’s compositions and arrangements. His latest release “Almas Antiguas “(Zoho Music) received 4&1/2 stars and was selected as one of the best album of 2019 by Downbeat; “Almas Antiguas “ was also featured on CNN en Espanol and Jazz@Linclon Center. His song ‘Letter to My Son” was finalist in the 2019 International Songwriting
More music by Marco Pignataro on his youtube channel.
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