Maria Pia de Vito, born 1960 in Naples, Italy, is a jazz musician and composer and has been active in the jazz scene since 1980. Collaborations with musicians such as Maria Joao, John Taylor and Joe Zawinul. Cross-genre explorations of the various vocal styles of free jazz to electronic to Baroque. Artistic Director of the Jazz Section of the Ravello Festival 2016-18 and the Bergamo Jazz Festival. Numerous awards including Career Award (2016), Musica e Dischi (2012) and the Critics’ Prize in Musica Jazz magazine (2008, 2009, 2011).
Il Pergolese. Mit F. Couturier, A. Lechner, M. Rabbia. ECM, 2013.
Phone. Mit J. Taylor, G. Trovesi. Egesa o. J.
Nel Respiro. Provocateur Records, 2008.