Giovanni Mirabassi

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Birthday
4, 1970
Birthplace
Italy
Birth Sign
Taurus
Birthday
4, 1970 (age 48)
Birthplace
Italy

About

Self-taught jazz artist who trained himself on the music of Bud Powell, Art Tatum, and Oscar Peterson. He became popular in Japan.

Before Fame

His first gigs came when he played with Chet Baker in 1987 and Steve Grossman in 1988.

Trivia

His first solo album, 2001's Avanti!, was oriented around the theme of revolutions.

Family Life

He was born into a conservative Catholic family. He noticed the family piano around the age of two and never stopped playing.

Associated With

He counted Enrico Pieranunzi to have had the greatest influence on his style and approach.