Mara De Mutiis
Mara De Mutiis was born in Foggia on 9/12/1974.
She studied classical singing with soprano Rosa Ricciotti and Jazz singing with singer Gianna Montecalvo.
She has a Diploma as Classical Singer at the "G. Da Venosa" Conservatory in Potenza and a Master's Degree in Musical Disciplines specializing in Jazz Singing, with highest honors, at the "U. Giordano" Conservatory of Music in Foggia.
She graduated in Law and obtained the Specialization Degree for support activities for pupils with disabilities in secondary school, at the University of Foggia.
She has a Level I Master's Degree as Professional Music Educator - "Expert in Music Education for Primary and Secondary School" at the University "G. Fortunato" of Benevento and a Level II Master's Degree for "Ideation Management and Marketing of Cultural Events" at the University "La Sapienza" of Rome.
She is the winner of a scholarship, awarded by the SIENA JAZZ Foundation -Centro Formazione, as part of Siena Jazz Seminars.
In her artistic career, she participated in Festivals and Reviews all over Italy, alongside musicians like Bruno Tommaso, Dick Halligan, Antonio Tosques, Marco Contardi, Antonio Ciacca, Silvano Mastromatteo, Lucio Ferrara, Pasquale Fiore, Joris Teepe, Nicola Angelucci to name a few.
She has taught Jazz Singing at the Conservatories of Bari, Potenza, Benevento and Foggia - Detached Sec. of Rodi Garganico, Pesaro.
She is currently a teacher of Jazz Singing at the N. Rota Conservatory of Monopoli.
She also explores the world of children's vocals and choral singing from classical to Gospel, maturing a sensitive knowledge in these disciplines.