Pino Presti

Pino Presti

Real Name:
Giuseppe Prestipino Giarritta
Italian arranger, composer, conductor, record producer, bass player, (Milano, Aug. 23, 1943), also former international champion of martial arts and music producer for the italian Television, is considered one of the most important Italian arrangers and conductors. Son of art as his father was an appreciated violinist, he comes to the music very young, at the beginning as a singer and bass player (the first in Italy to play the Fender Jazz Bass). For years on the Orchestra Augusto Martelli, then, his prestigious career evolves swiftly as composer, arranger and conductor. Among his most important collaborations on jazz, pop, soul, latin sound, etc., there are those countless and rewarding with Mina (3) (best Italian pop singer ever), with Gerry Mulligan, Astor Piazzolla (the bassline in the famous composition "Astor Piazzolla - Libertango" belongs to him), Wilson Pickett, Quincy Jones, Maynard Ferguson, Stéphane Grappelli, Severino Gazzelloni, Shirley Bassey, Franco Cerri, Shirley Bunnie Foy, Aldemaro Romero, Tullio De Piscopo.
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Pino Presti Discography


T-50274 Pino Presti Sound* 1 St Round(LP) Atlantic T-50274 Italy 1976 Sell This Version
L 101\85 Pino Presti On The Lifeline(LP, TP, W/Lbl) LCS L 101\85 Italy 1985 Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

BD8014 Pino Presti In Un Posto Fuori Dal Mondo(7", Single) Belldisc Italiana BD8014 Italy 1969 Sell This Version
Pino Presti Smile Atlantic Italy 1975 Sell This Version
PROMO 003 10688-1, PROMO 003 16629-2 Pino Presti / Umberto Napolitano Pino Presti / Umberto Napolitano - Smile / Ora Il Disco Va(7", Promo) Atlantic, Warner Bros. Records PROMO 003 10688-1, PROMO 003 16629-2 Italy 1975 Sell This Version
SRL 10-627 Pino Presti & Orchestra* Karim(7") Ricordi SRL 10-627 Italy 1975 Sell This Version
Pino Presti Funky Bump Atlantic Italy 1976 Sell This Version
Promo 016 Pino Presti / Joe Tex Pino Presti / Joe Tex - Funky Bump / Show Me(7", Jukebox) Atlantic Promo 016 Italy 1976 Sell This Version
Pino Presti You Know The Way Baby Records (2) Italy 1979 Sell This Version
MPF 5-016 Pino Presti Mad of Jazz Carnival(File, AIFF, WAV, Single) Map MPF 5-016 Italy 2015
MPF 5-016--2 Pino Presti Once Again Now (Go Back To Barabajagal)(File, WAV, Single, S/Edition) Map MPF 5-016--2 Italy 2016