Alberto Pinton - musician

Biography

Saxophone/woodwinds player and composer Alberto Pinton has been performing on the European and international jazz and improvised music scenes since the mid-eighties. 

Alberto Pinton Noi Siamo, his most recent group, has recently released a new cd of original compositions on Moserobie Music Production.

Previous recordings featuring Alberto Pinton's compositions include the Alberto Pinton Quintet, Alberto Pinton Clear Now, Dog Out, Pinton Kullhammar Zetterberg Nordeson, Alberto Pinton Nascent.

He has an extensive sideman recording career, playing on all sizes of flutes, clarinets and saxophones, although he refers to the baritone saxophone as his main instrument.

Graduated with a Bachelor's Degree in Saxophone Performance (Summa Cum Laude) from Berklee College of Music, Boston and with a Master's Degree in Saxophone Performance from Manhattan School of Music, New York. Saxophone and theory studies with Hamiet Bluiett, Joe Temperley, George Garzone, Joe Viola, Herb Pomeroy.

Alberto Pinton has toured and performed with, among many others, Kenny Wheeler, John Surman, John Warren, Bob Brookmeyer, Maria Schneider, Jerry Bergonzi, Lennart Åberg, Nils Landgren, Kenny Werner, Tim Hagans, Peter Erskine, Joe Lovano.

Originally from Venice, Italy, he currently lives in Stockholm, Sweden.

Current bands:

Alberto Pinton Noi Siamo

  • Alberto Pinton saxophone, clarinets, composition
  • Niklas Barnö trumpet
  • Torbjörn Zetterberg bass
  • Konrad Agnas drums

Alberto Pinton Nascent

  • Alberto Pinton saxophone, clarinets, flutes, composition
  • Peter Nylander guitar
  • Christian Spering bass
  • Peter Danemo drums

Previous bands:

Alberto Pinton Quintet
  • Alberto Pinton saxophone, clarinets, flutes, composition
  • Mats Äleklint trombone
  • Mattias Ståhl vibraphone
  • Torbjörn Zetterberg bass
  • Jon Fält or Kjell Nordeson drums
Alberto Pinton Clear Now
  • Alberto Pinton saxophone, clarinets, flutes, composition
  • Kyle Gregory trumpet
  • Salvatore Maiore bass
  • Roberto Dani drums
Co-leader collaborations:
 
Dog Out
  • Alberto Pinton saxophone, clarinets, flutes, composition
  • Fredrik Nordström saxophones, composition
  • Torbjörn Zetterberg bass
  • Jon Fält drums
Pinton/Kullhammar/Zetterberg/Nordeson
  • Alberto Pinton saxophone, clarinets, flutes, composition
  • Jonas Kullhammar saxophones, composition
  • Torbjörn Zetterberg bass, composition
  • Kjell Nordeson drums
Alberto Pinton, saxophonist, reeds player, musician

Alberto Pinton, saxophone, clarinets, flutes, composer.

photo Miki Anagrius

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