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John Riley

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Discography
*Grammy-nominated recordings

  • North Texas State University: Lab ___76, NTSU Records, 1976*
  • Woody Herman: Chick, Donald, Walter and Woodrow, Century Records, 1978*
  • Woody Herman: The Woody Herman Orchestra, Jazz Door Records, 1978
  • Harris Simon Group: Swish, East Wind Records, 1980
  • Mike Metheny: Blue Jay Sessions, Headfirst Records, 1981
  • Richard Boukas: Embarcadero, Jazz Essence Records, 1983
  • Richard lacona: Painter of Dreams, Morningside Records, 1984
  • Mike Carubia: Renaissance, Kama Disc Records, 1985
  • Greg Hyslop: Manhattan Date, Slope Records, 1986
  • Mark Soskin: Overjoyed, Jazz City Records, 1987
  • Bob Mintzer: Techno Pop, Jazz Door Records, 1987
  • Bob Mintzer: Spectrum, DMP Records, 1987*
  • Red Rodney Quintet: Red Snapper and One for Bird, SteepleChase Records, 1988
  • Mike Metheny: Kaleidoscope, MCA Records, 1988
  • Haze Greenfield: Five for the City, Owl Time Line Records, 1989
  • John Hart: One Down, Blue Note, 1990
  • Kenny Werner: Uncovered Heart, Sunnyside Records, 1990
  • John Scofield: Live Three Ways, Blue Note Video, 1990
  • Bob Mintzer: Art of the Big Band, DMP Records, 1991*
  • Miles Davis/Quincy Jones: Miles and Quincy Live at Montreux, Warner Brothers Records, 1991*
  • Bob Mintzer: Departure, DMP Records, 1993
  • Bruce Williamson: Big City Magic, Timeless Records, 1993
  • Bob Mintzer: Only in New York, DMP Records, 1994*
  • John Serry: Enchantress, Telarc Jazz Records, 1995
  • DMP Big Band: Carved in Stone, DMP Records, 1995
  • Bob Mintzer: The First Decade, DMP Records, 1995
  • Vince Mendoza/the WDR Big Band: Flame, Carlton Records, 1996
  • Bob Mintzer: Big Band Trane, DMP Records, 1996*
  • Sigurdur Flosason: Sounds From Afar, Jazzis Records, 1996
  • Shigeko Suzuki: Brisa, BMG Records, 1996
  • Joseph Allessi: New York Legends, Cala Records, 1996
  • Bobby Paunetto: Composer in Public, RSVP Jazz Records, 1996*
  • Claudio Angeleri: Jazz Files, CDPM-Lion Records, 1996
  • Lalo Schifrin: Gillespiana, Aleph Records, 1996*
  • DMP Big Band: Salutes Duke Ellington, DMP Records, 1997
  • Hubert Nuss: The Shimmering Colours of Stained Glass, Green House Records, 1997
  • The Vanguard Jazz Orchestra: Lickety Split, New World Records, 1997*
  • Bob Mintzer: Latin From Manhattan, DMP Records, 1998
  • The Vanguard Jazz Orchestra: Thad Jones Legacy, New World Records, 1999
  • George Gruntz: Merryteria, TCB Records, 1999
  • George Gruntz: Liebermann Live in Berlin, TCB Records, 1999
  • Bob Mintzer: Homage to Basie, DMP Records, 2000
  • Bobby Paunetto: Deconstructed, RSVP Records, 2000

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