John Pisano

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John Pisano
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Background information
Born (1931-02-06) February 6, 1931 (age 90)
Staten Island, New York, U.S.
GenresJazz
Occupation(s)Musician
InstrumentsGuitar
Years active1952–present
LabelsPablo, Mel Bay
Associated actsChico Hamilton, Peggy Lee, Herb Alpert, Joe Pass, Sérgio Mendes
Websitejohnpisano.com

John Pisano (born February 6, 1931) is a jazz guitarist born in Staten Island, New York.

Biography[edit]

Pisano has worked with Herb Alpert, Billy Bean, Chico Hamilton, Peggy Lee, and Joe Pass.[1]

Discography[edit]

As leader[edit]

  • Makin' It: Guitar Duets with Billy Bean (Decca, 1958)
  • Take Your Pick with Billy Bean (Decca, 1958)
  • Under the Blanket with Willie Ruff (A&M, 1970)
  • The Flying Pisanos (1995)
  • Among Friends (Pablo, 1995)
  • Duets with Joe Pass (Pablo, 1996)
  • Conversation Pieces (Pablo, 1997)
  • Makin' It Again (String Jazz, 1998)
  • Ensemble (String Jazz, 2000)
  • West Coast Sessions with Billy Bean and Dennis Budimir (String Jazz, 2000)
  • Affinity with Ray Walker (Jardis, 2000)
  • John Pisano's Guitar Night (Mel Bay, 2007)

As sideman[edit]

With Herb Alpert

With Chico Hamilton

With Fred Katz

With Peggy Lee

With Sérgio Mendes

With Ken Nordine

With Joe Pass

With others

References[edit]

  1. ^ Yanow, Scott. "John Pisano". AllMusic. Retrieved 25 May 2014.

External links[edit]