Real name: Giuseppe Prestipino Giarritta
Italian arranger, composer, conductor, record producer, bass player.
Music productions for the italian television.
Pino Presti was very young when he first entered the music business. He started as a bass player, than gradually began an arranger, a composer, an orchestra conductor and a record producer. Among his collaborations in different genres of music like jazz, pop, funk, soul, we can find great names such as: Mina (the greatest italian pop singer), Gerry Mulligan, Astor Piazzolla, Quincy Jones, Wilson Pickett, Shirley Bassey, Maynard Ferguson, Stéphane Grappelli, Franco Cerri, Shirley Bunnie Foy, Aldemaro Romero and many more. He is considered one of the most important italian arrangers/conductors.