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NEW!!! "Emerging Markets", Pete's new quintet recording, is climbing the charts.
Pete on
Marian McPartland's Piano Jazz
Pete plays for "Sweet Licks" a series by Susan Brecker and Peter Freed
"Good Question" w/ Neal Miner, Eliot Zigmund
"Nefesh Soul" w/Lee Hudson, Nadav Snir-Zelniker
On NY 1  TV piece on Pete & Devoe St Baptist Church Choir, Bklyn. First, Wynton Marsalis, then Pete
"Sakura Impressions"  Japanese earthquake relief concert w/Todd Coolman
Podcast w/Jason Miller, KVLU Pub. Rad.
On inspiration/motivation: ARTICLE by JOHN CODY 
Pete is Head of Jazz Studies @ Purchase College, SUNY

Pete explores the essential confluence of art & spirituality as Dir. of Music @ Pound Ridge Comm Church and Pianist/Conductor @ Westchester Reform Temple, Scarsdale, NY.

Pete's Carnegie Hall concert was called "enthralling and captivating" - JazzImprov 
"HEAVEN" now available!
A new trio recording featuring Ben Allison and Akira Tana, with guest appearances by Karrin Allyson, Jon Faddis and Steve Wilson. The music is of a spiritual nature, from Curtis Mayfield's, "People, Get Ready" to the American spiritual, "Wade in the Water", to Hungarian Jewish martyr, Hannah Senesh's, "Eili, Eili".

For a signed copy, $20 to: Malinverni Music, 23 W. 73rd St. NYC, NY 10023
"The Creation", a new composition by Pete, is now available!
"The Creation" is a 28-minute composition for Gospel Choir and Jazz Ensemble based on the text by the father of the Harlem Renaissance, James Weldon Johnson. You can see the YouTube video of the premiere featuring the Purchase Soul Voices, the Purchase Jazz Combo and the Purchase Dance Company, choreographed by Kevin Wynn by clicking here and order the digital audio recording here.
Take an on-line lesson with Pete!
Now you can take an on-line piano, harmony or arranging lesson with Pete Malinverni via i-chat or Skype.  Prices are $125 for one hour and $150 for 90 minutes.  Contact Pete at
New Malinverni Quintet recording -- "Emerging Markets"
The PETE MALINVERNI quintet recording, "Emerging Markets", featuring Bruce Harris, Rich Perry, Doug Weiss and Victor Lewis, is available to you!  To get autographed copies, just send a check for $25 per CD to Pete Malinverni; 23 West 73rd St #603, NYC NY 10023.  For overseas orders, please add $10 for postage.  Thank you.
Get your signed copy of "Joyful!" the CD and companion DVD of a live concert recording of Pete Malinverni's music for Gospel Choir and Jazz Ensemble, featuring the Devoe Street Baptist Church Choir of Brooklyn, NY and a host of great singers and players,including Yvette Glover, Jody Sandhaus, Afua Monk-Addo, Steve Wilson, Joe Magnarelli, Todd Coolman and many others. Just send a check for $25 to Malinverni Music, 23 W 73rd St, #603, NYC NY 10023
Music Downloads available!
Now you can download, in whole or by the tune, Pete's 1989 quartet date "The Spirit", w/ Ralph Lalama, Pat O'Leary and, in his final recording, Mel Lewis. The date was recorded at Rudy Van Gelder Studios with Van Gelder himself as engineer and features several Malinverni originals along with covers of two standards. Also available are "The Good Shepherd Suite", music for Choir and Jazz Orchestra; "A Beautiful Thing" with Lee Hudson and Eliot Zigmund; the CD re-release of "Don't Be Shy", with Mel Lewis and Dennis Irwin.
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