John di Martino is a composer, arranger, jazz pianist, producer and educator, based in New York City. He is described as a shape-shifter, for his creativity across musical genres.
John composed the music for the documentary series: “A Glimpse Of Paradise ( Prospera Medienproduktion ) aired on Europe’s Arte Channel, and music for the video games: Batman: The Telltale Series Mr. Di Martino latest CD’s are: “Passion Flower” ( the music of Billy Strayhorn ), Featuring Raul Midon, Eric Alexander, Boris Kozlov,and Lewis Nash, and: “Mazel” ( Yiddish Songs, re-imagined ), with Janis Siegel and Cantor Daniel Krammer. https://mazelthealbum.com/
John has recorded numerous CDs on the High Note and Venus Records (Japan) labels as a leader, and with Freddy Cole, Gloria Lynn, Houston Person, and Nicki Parrott.
John’s discography includes Grammy-nominated CD’S: ”Love ( Issac Delgado ), Freddy Cole Sings Mr. B and Live And In Clave ( Bobby Sanabria ).
John di Martino was a long time member of Ray Barretto's New World Spirit, He is a featured arranger and pianist on many of Ray Barretto's recordings including the grammy-nominated, CD: Contact and Portraits In Jazz And Clave ( featuring James Moody, Kenny Burrell, Joe Lovano, Steve Turre, and Eddie Gomez ).