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Richie Morales

Richie Morales

biography
books/videos
clinics and master classes
venues/tours
recordings

Selected Discography

Selected Discography:

Paul Rose British Rock Guitar virtuoso, “Double Life” on MITA Records featuring:

Randy Jacobs guitar, and Tio Banks keyboards, of the innovative 80’s Funk group Was Not Was.

Vocalists: Bernard Fowler singer with The Rolling Stones, Sweet Pea

Atkinson singer with Lyle Lovett, Bonnie Raitt, Terry Evans singer with Ry

Cooder. Raffia Ford singer with P Diddy.

Myself, drums

Rebecca Coupe Franks, “Check The Box” RCF Records 8/2010 Rebecca Coupe Franks, Trumpet, Compositions, Luis Perdomo, piano and electric keyboards, Mary Anne McSweeney acoustic bass

The Brecker Brothers “Sneakin’ Up Behind You” Arista Records 2006

George Russell’s Living Time Orchestra “The 80th Birthday Concert”recorded live in Europe. Concept Records. Spring ‘05

Doug Munro “Big Boss Bossa Nova” CMG Records 2004

Gato Barbieri, “The Shadow of The Cat” Peak Records. Fall’02

Billboard Latin Music Awards winner Best Latin Jazz Album. Latin Grammy Awards Nominee. ‘03

Jason Miles, “To Grover With Love” All Star tribute to Grover Washington Jr. Cue Records. Spring ‘01. Grammy Nominee Best Contemporary Jazz Album. Prefab Sprout “Cowboy Dreams” Sony EMI Records Spring ’01 Producer Tony Visconti.

Grover Washington Jr.: “Soulful Strut” Sony Records. (Grammy Nominee)

Guy Davis: “Call Down The Thunder” Red House Records ‘96. (Grammy Nominee) Producer Joe Ferry.

“Go to Sleep” featuring Dianne Reeves. Hokanzee records ‘96

Bill Evans “The Gambler, Live at The Tokyo Blue Note Vol. Two” Jazz City Records ‘91

The Brecker Brothers Band, “Collection/ Volumes 1&2” ‘91. “Straphangin” ‘80 RCA Novus.

Dave Samuels: “Del Sol” GRP Records.’91

Dave Valentin: “Red Sun”, “Musical Portraits” GRP Records. ‘92, ‘91.

Spyro Gyra: “Bright Lights” 05, “The Very Best Of” 02, “Retrospective”96,

“Fast Forward” 90, “Point of View”89, “Rites of Summer” 88, “Stories without Words”87, “Breakout” 86, Alternating Currents”, 85. MCA, GRP

Records:

Masabumi Kikuchi “ Susto”, “One Way Traveler”, CBS Sony Records, 1981

Instructional Books, Videos, Articles:

Sidebar written for the recently released book entitled "Rhythms of TheGame"

(7/1/11 Hal Leonard Publishing) co-authored by guitarist and former Yankee great Bernie Williams, and Purchase's own Dr. Robert Thompson and Professor David Gluck. I also had the pleasure of performing with Bernie Williams as well in 2009.

“Killer Grooves” Carl Fischer Publishing ‘01

“Modern Funk, Latin, and Jazz Techniques for Drum set. MVP Productions.


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