Conservatory of Music
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Ralph Lalama

biography
philosophy
performance
recordings

As Leader:

RALPH LALAMA
Music for Grown-Ups – Criss Cross 1165CD
Circle Line – Criss Cross 1132CD
You Know What I Mean – Criss Cross 1097CD
Momentum – Criss Cross 1063CD
Feelin’ and Dealin’ – Criss Cross 1046CD

With Big Band & Large Ensemble:

TOM BORAS
Three Houses – MMC Recordings 2011

CARNEGIE HALL JAZZ BAND
The Carnegie Hall Jazz Band – Blue Note 7243-8-36728-2-0
Eastwood After Hours: Live at Carnegie Hall – Warner Brothers 46546

MEL LEWIS JAZZ ORCHESTRA / VANGUARD JAZZ ORCHESTRA
To You (a Tribute to Mel Lewis) – Music Masters 5054-2C
The Definitive Thad Jones, Vol. 1 – Music Masters 5024-C
The Definitive Thad Jones, Vol. 2 – Music Masters 5046-2-C
20 Years at the Village Vanguard – Atlantic Records 81655
Soft Lights, Hot Music – Music Masters COJD-60172F
Thad Jones Legacy – New World Records 80581-2
Lickety Split: the Music of Jim McNeely – New World Records 80534-2
Can I Persuade You? – Planet Arts Recordings

GLENN MILLER ORCHESTRA
Up Where We Belong – HMC Records

BUDDY RICH
The Buddy Rich Big Band – M.C.A. Records 5186

DANNY D’IMPERIO
Blues for Philly Joe – V.S.O.P. 81-CD
Danny D’Imperio Sextet – V.S.O.P. 71-CD
The Outlaw – Sackville SKCD2-3060
Glass Enclosure – V.S.O.P. 96-CD Mode 206
Hip To It – V.S.O.P. 86-CD Mode 202

MUSIC MASTERS
Jazz Sampler – Music Masters 65064-2
Jazz Collection, Vol. 2 – Music Masters 65064
Jazz Valentine, In the Mood for Love – Music Masters 65091

BILL KIRCHNER NONET
Infant Eyes – Sea Breeze SB2017
What It Is To Be Frank – Sea Breeze SB2010
Live In Concert: Trance Dance – A-Records AL 73177

JOE LOVANO NONET
52nd Street Themes; The Joe Lovano Nonet – Blue Note 7243-4-96667-2-6
On This Day…At The Vanguard; The Joe Lovano Nonet – Blue Note #42337

JEAN-LOUP LONGNON
Jean-Loup Longnon and His New York Orchestra – Atlantic Jazz 81829-A

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With Small Ensemble:

BOPERA HOUSE – Jim Marshall & Tardo Hammer
Bopera House – V.S.O.P. 72-CD

STEVE BRIEN
Token Entry – La Brava LB9612

STEVE BROWN
Night Waves – Brown Cats Productions BC 9501

ROB BULKEY QUINTET
Birdlike – Slip-Disc Records TR 520646

ALEJANDRO ESPINOSA QUARTET
Like Someone In Love – Sony Music Ent. Chile CN-2-476098

GREG HATZA
In My Pocket – Palmetto Records PM-2019
Greg Hatza ORGANization: Snake Eyes – Palmetto Records PM-2035

ALEX LEONARD
Down In The Depths – AL Bal 0001-2

DAVID LEONARDT JAZZ GROUP
Plays Gershwin – Big Bang 9569

PETE MALINVERNI
The Spirit – Saranac Records SR 1001

RENEE MANNING
As Is – Ken Music
Uhm-Uhm-Uhmmmm – Ken Music 022

MICHAEL MELITO QUINTET
My Conception – MHR Records CD-09

MARK MARINO
Deeply Rooted – Cats Paw Records CPT-4102

JOE MORELLO
Morello Standard Time – DMP 497
Going Places – DMP 506

NICOLE PASTERNAK
Don’t Go, Don’t Leave, Please Stay – Whispering Pines WP120650CD

ALAN SIMON
Rainsplash – Cadence CJR1027
Without A Song – Whispering Pines WP120651CD
The Present – Whispering Pines WP120649CD

GARY SMULYAN
Saxophone Mosaic – Criss Cross 1092CD

TENOR TRIANGLE WITH MELVIN RHYNE TRIO
Tell It Like It Is – Criss Cross 1089CD
Aztec Blues – Criss Cross 1143CD

MICHAEL WEISS
Presenting Michael Weiss – Criss Cross 1022CD

RICHIE VITALE
Live At Smalls
Shake It! – TBC Music TCB20452

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