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CREDITS

2017

Four in One

Heads of State

Piano, Group Member, Composer

2017

Think Ahead

Steve Davis

Piano

2015

Main Event

Herb Alpert / Hugh Masekela

Piano, Piano (Electric), Synthesizer

2014

All My Tomorrows/Soulful Strut/Breath of Heaven

Grover Washington

Arranger

2014

Playlist: The Very Best of Blood Sweat & Tears

Blood

Arranger

2013

New Blood/No Sweat/More Than Ever

Blood

Arranger, Clavinet, Hammond B3, Moog Synthesizer, Organ, Piano, Piano (Electric), Soloist, Vocals

2012

This Time the Dream's on Me

Larry Willis

Primary Artist, Producer, Liner Notes, Piano, Soloist, Composer

2012

Woody Plays Woody

Woody Shaw

Piano

2011

A Night in Monte Carlo

Marcus Miller

Arranger

2011

The Complete Columbia Albums Collection

Woody Shaw

Composer, Piano

2011

The Complete Columbia Albums Collection

Grover Washington

Arranger

2010

Delicious and Delightful

Steve Turre

Piano

2010

Heart & Soul

Ben E. King

Piano

2010

Jazzy Vibes: Soulful Jazz Licks from the '70s

 

Primary Artist

2010

Mirror Image/New City

Blood

Arranger, Piano, Piano (Electric), Organ, Keyboards, Synthesizer

2010

Music of the Sphere: The Thelonious Monk Songbook

 

Piano, Primary Artist

2009

Bridge into the New Age

 

Piano (Electric), Ring Modulator

2009

Expose

Paul F. Murphy / Larry Willis

Primary Artist

2009

Passion Flower

John Hicks

Producer

2008

Decade

Clifton Anderson

Piano

2008

Earfood

Roy Hargrove

Composer

2008

Mind Wine: The Music of John Hicks

John Hicks Legacy Band

Member of Attributed Artist, Piano

2008

The Offering

Larry Willis

Primary Artist, Main Personnel, Piano

2007

Alone Together

Steve Davis

Audio Production, Additional Personnel, Piano, Primary Artist

2007

Alter Ego

Tony Pancella

Audio Production, Member of Attributed Artist, Piano, Primary Artist

2007

Blue Fable

Larry Willis

Primary Artist, Main Personnel, Piano

2007

Early Morning Blues: The Complete Blue Rider Trio Sessions

The Blue Rider Trio

Audio Production, Additional Personnel, Piano

2007

Music for Big Band

Miguel Blanco / Jerry Gonzalez

Composer

2006

Fusion with Attitude

 

Primary Artist

2006

The Big Push

Larry Willis

Primary Artist, Main Personnel, Piano, Composer

2006

The Last Recording

Frank Rosolino

Main Personnel

2006

The Powers of Two, Vol. 2

Larry Willis

Primary Artist

2005

Rumba Buhaina

Jerry Gonzalez & the Fort Apache Band

Member of Attributed Artist, Piano

2005

The Original Sun Albums: Complete Collection

Johnny Cash

Composer

2005

Woody Shaw Live, Vol. 4

Woody Shaw

Guest Artist, Main Personnel, Piano

2004

Accentuate the Positive

Al Jarreau

Arranger, Keyboards

2004

Faith

Sherman Irby

Guest Artist, Main Personnel, Piano

2004

The Powers of Two

Larry Willis

Primary Artist, Audio Production, Main Personnel, Piano, Composer

2004

The Steep Anthology

Branford Marsalis

Piano

2004

Ultimate Deborah Cox

Deborah Cox

Composer

2003

Moon Glow

Little Jimmy Scott

Piano

2003

Remixed

Deborah Cox

Composer

2003

Sanctuary

Larry Willis

Primary Artist, Producer, Composer, Arranger, Piano, Song Notes

2003

Spirit of the Horn

Slide Hampton

Guest Artist

2003

Texas Down Home Blues 1948-1952

 

Composer

2003

Zion Roots

Abyssinia Infinite

Composer

2002

Book of Exit: Dub Chamber 4

Bill Laswell

Composer

2002

Woody Shaw Live, Vol. 3

Woody Shaw

Piano

2001

Bringing the Flame Home: From Havana to Africa

Asante

Producer

2001

Calle 54 [Music from the Motion Picture]

 

Piano

2001

Celtic Jazz Collective: IsLinn (A Vision)

Celtic Jazz Collective

Guest Artist

2001

Doing the James Brown

 

Performer, Primary Artist

2001

Every Rung Goes Higher

Larry Willis

Primary Artist, Producer

2001

Gentle Giant of the Tenor

Bob Kindred

Producer, Composer

2001

Girl Talk

Vanessa Rubin

Guest Artist

2001

I Saw the Sky

Melissa Walker

Composer

2001

Mapleshade's Music Festival

 

Primary Artist

2001

Not What My Hands Have Done

Gerard d'Angelo

Producer, Composer

2001

Orbison

Roy Orbison

Composer

2001

Over the Rainbow

Little Jimmy Scott

Guest Artist, Arranger, Piano

2001

Piano Voices

Consuela Lee

Producer

2001

Sun Records 50th Anniversary Edition

Roy Orbison

Composer

2001

Sunshower

Larry Willis

Primary Artist, Producer, Piano, Composer

2001

The Complete Sun Sessions

Roy Orbison

Composer

2001

Woody Shaw Live, Vol. 2

Woody Shaw

Guest Artist, Piano, Composer

2000

A Lil' Somethin' Somethin': The Best of the Muse Years

Cindy Blackman

Guest Artist, Piano

2000

Blues for Bighead

Andy McCloud III

Piano

2000

Bookie's Cookbook

Walter Booker / Walter Booker Quintet

Guest Artist, Producer, Composer

2000

Never Let Me Go

Monica Worth

Producer, Piano

2000

So Nobody Else Can Hear

Jimmy Cobb

Piano

2000

The Blues Brothers Complete

The Blues Brothers

Keyboards

2000

Woody Shaw Live, Vol. 1

Woody Shaw

Guest Artist, Piano, Composer

1999

If Trees Could Talk

Larry Willis

Primary Artist, Piano, Composer

1999

Moment of Truth

Melissa Walker

Arranger

1999

Moment to Moment

Roy Hargrove / Roy Hargrove With Strings

Guest Artist

1999

Ooby Dooby: The Very Best of Roy Orbison

Roy Orbison

Composer

1999

The Art of Ballad: Best of Mapleshade

 

Piano, Performer, Composer, Primary Artist

1998

Birth of Cool Funk Vintage Jams [Box]

 

Piano (Electric), Performer, Composer, Primary Artist

1998

Birth of Cool Funk Vintage Jams, Vol. 3

 

Performer, Composer, Primary Artist

1998

Groove Update

Ron Holloway

Piano

1998

Is You Is or Is You Ain't My Baby?

The J Street Jumpers

Producer

1998

Jazz for the Quiet Times

 

Piano

1998

Rain of Fire

Fallen Angels

Producer, Keyboards, Organ (Hammond)

1998

Senior Cookin': Good Cookin'/Somethin's Cookin'

Junior Cook

Composer

1998

Smoove R&B: 90's Style

 

Composer

1998

Sunny

Sunny Sumter

Guest Artist, Producer

1998

The Jazz Singers 1919-1994

 

Piano

1998

The Professor

Jimmy Heath

Piano

1998

Trio & Strings

John Hicks

Producer, String Arrangements

1997

A Deeper Well

Rebecca Kane

Producer

1997

Ballads From the Black Sea

Datevik

Guest Artist, Producer, Primary Artist, Piano, Keyboards

1997

Go-Go & Gumbo, Satchmo N Soul

A la Carte Brass & Percussion

Arranger, Music Direction

1997

Inner Chambers

Deb Criss

Vocals

1997

Lone Star Legend

David "Fathead" Newman

Guest Artist, Piano

1997

Mellow Side of Clifford Jordan

Clifford Jordan

Producer, Main Personnel, Piano

1997

River Drum Child

Silent Bear

Producer, Piano

1997

The Prize

David O'Rourk

Piano, Composer

1997

When Alto Was King

C.I. Williams

Guest Artist, Piano

1996

A Circle of Love

Freddy Cole

Guest Artist, Arranger, Piano

1996

Face the Challenge in Music, Vol. 1

 

Piano

1996

Fire Dance

Jerry Gonzalez

Piano

1996

From Now On

Sonny Fortune

Composer

1996

Jazz Masters [Audioquest]

 

Performer, Composer, Primary Artist

1996

Past Present & Future

Primary Colors

Composer

1996

Shades of Brass

Avi Leibo

Producer, Piano, Composer

1996

The Lasting Impression of Ooga Booga

Hugh Masekela

Piano, Composer

1996

The Legend

Roy Orbison

Composer

1995

Abide with Me

Forty-Eighth Highlanders

Arranger

1995

Barge Burns...Slide Flies

Dave Bargeron

Guest Artist, Piano, Composer

1995

Dreaming of Your Love

Fred Lipsius

Guest Artist, Piano

1995

Family

Roy Hargrove

Piano, Composer

1995

Highways of Gold

Harvey Thomas Young

Guest Artist, Producer

1995

Jazz

George Mraz

Guest Artist, Piano

1995

Passion Dance

Roseanna Vitro

Piano

1995

Pensativo

Jerry Gonzalez & the Fort Apache Band

Arranger, Piano

1995

Serenade

Larry Willis

Primary Artist, Piano, Keyboards

1995

Struttin'

Ron Holloway

Guest Artist, Arranger, Piano

1995

Unforgettable

Larry Willis

Primary Artist, Liner Notes, Piano, Keyboards

1995

What Goes Up: The Best of Blood, Sweat & Tears

Blood

Keyboards

1995

When It's Time

Attila Zoller

Guest Artist, Piano, Primary Artist

1995

Young Warrior, Old Warrior

Hamiet Bluiett

Guest Artist, Piano

1994

Crossroads

Jerry Gonzalez

Arranger, Piano, Composer

1994

Episode One Children of Harlem

Gary Bartz

Producer, Piano, Composer, Primary Artist

1994

First World

Steve Berrios

Piano

1994

Flight of Mind

Eddie Henderson

Piano

1994

Heavy Blue

Larry Willis

Primary Artist, Main Personnel, Piano, Keyboards, Composer

1994

How Do You Keep the Music Playing

Larry Willis

Primary Artist, Piano, Keyboards, Composer

1994

I Want a Smile for Christmas

Freddy Cole

Arranger, Piano

1994

Let's Play

Larry Willis

Primary Artist, Piano, Keyboards, Composer

1994

Nightfall

Louis Hayes

Piano

1994

The Milestone Years

Joe Henderson

Piano

1993

Big Sweet N' Blue

Norris Turney

Producer, Piano, Composer

1993

Breakout

Papo Vazquez

Piano

1993

More Mistletoe Magic

 

Piano, Performer, Primary Artist

1993

Straight Street

Tom Williams Quintet

Composer

1993

Taken to Heart

Tom Lellis

Piano

1993

The Complete Blue Note 1964-1966 Sessions

Jackie McLean

Composer

1993

The Offering

Bobby Battle

Piano, Composer

1993

Tribute to Someone

Larry Willis Sextet

Primary Artist, Piano, Composer

1993

Works of Art, Vol. 2

 

Performer, Primary Artist

1992

A Minute With Miles

Eddie Gale

Director, Piano, Primary Artist

1992

Afterglow

Kendra Shank

Producer, Piano, Primary Artist

1992

Portraits in Ivory & Brass

Jack Walrath

Producer, Piano, Composer, Primary Artist

1992

Solo Spirit

Larry Willis

Primary Artist, Producer, Audio Production, Main Personnel, Piano, Keyboards

1992

Steal Away

Larry Willis

Primary Artist, Composer, Piano

1992

The Complete CBS Studio Recordings of Woody Shaw

Woody Shaw

Composer

1991

Live and Improvised

Blood

Keyboards, Vocals (Background)

1991

Moliendo Café

Jerry Gonzalez

Piano

1990

Earthdance

Jerry Gonzalez

Piano, Composer

1990

Play What You Feel

Clifford Jordan

Producer

1989

Just in Time

Larry Willis

Primary Artist, Piano, Keyboards, Composer

1989

Sun Years [Rhino]

Roy Orbison

Composer

1989

The Sun Years: 1956-1958

Roy Orbison

Composer

1989

The WATT Works Family Album

 

Piano, Primary Artist

1988

Arcane

Cindy Blackman

Piano

1988

Carmen Sings Monk

Carmen McRae

Guest Artist, Piano

1988

Moscow

Valery Ponomarev

Piano

1988

My Funny Valentine

Larry Willis

Primary Artist, Piano, Composer

1988

Obatalá

Jerry Gonzalez / Jerry Gonzalez & the Fort Apache Band

Guest Artist, Piano

1988

Rumba Para Monk

Jerry Gonzalez

Guest Artist

1987

Carla

Steve Swallow

Guest Artist, Primary Artist, Piano

1987

Life Flight

Freddie Hubbard

Guest Artist, Piano (Electric), Synthesizer

1987

Love Light

Sathima Bea Benjamin

Piano

1987

Peer Pleasure

Jimmy Heath

Piano

1987

Sextet

Carla Bley

Primary Artist, Piano

1987

The Next Day

Leni Stern

Piano

1986

Royal Garden Blues

Branford Marsalis

Guest Artist, Composer

1985

Clairvoyant

Leni Stern

Piano

1985

Lost in the Stars: The Music of Kurt Weill

 

Piano

1985

Night-Glo

Carla Bley

Guest Artist, Piano, Piano (Electric), Primary Artist

1983

Blue Autumn

Nat Adderley

Piano, Composer

1983

Lieb: Close Up

David Liebman

Piano

1982

Distant Lover(s)

Fred Lipsius

Piano

1982

On the Move

Nat Adderley

Piano, Composer

1982

Still Hard Times

David "Fathead" Newman

Guest Artist, Piano

1981

Somethin's Cookin'

Junior Cook

Composer

1980

For Sure!

Woody Shaw

Piano, Composer

1980

The Blues Brothers [Original Soundtrack]

The Blues Brothers

Keyboards

1979

With Sound Reason

Sonny Fortune

Keyboards, Composer

1978

Infinity Is

Sonny Fortune

Piano, Fender Rhodes, Keyboards, Composer

1978

Main Event

Hugh Masekela

Piano, Piano (Electric), Synthesizer

1978

Rosewood

Woody Shaw

Arranger, Piano, Composer

1977

Brand New Day

Blood

Keyboards

1976

In Concert

Blood

Keyboards, Vocals (Background)

1976

More Than Ever

Blood

Keyboards, Composer

1975

New City

Blood

Keyboards

1974

Mirror Image

Blood

Keyboards

1974

Stompin' at the Savoy

Robin Kenyatta

Piano (Electric)

1973

Groove Holmes/Jimmy McGriff: Double Exposure

Richard "Groove" Holmes

Piano (Electric)

1973

Inner Crisis

Larry Willis

Primary Artist, Piano, Piano (Electric), Composer

1973

Multiple

Joe Henderson

Piano (Electric), Synthesizer, Ring Modulator, Arp Echoplex

1973

No Sweat

Blood

Keyboards

1972

American Pie

Richard "Groove" Holmes

Piano (Electric)

1972

Gypsy Man

Robin Kenyatta

Piano (Electric)

1972

Home Is Where the Music Is

Hugh Masekela

Main Personnel, Piano, Composer

1972

New Blood

Blood

Keyboards

1970

A New Kind of Soul

Larry Willis

Primary Artist, Piano, Keyboards

1966

High Frequency

Jackie McLean

Piano

1966

Jacknife

Jackie McLean

Guest Artist, Piano

1965

Infinity

Lee Morgan

Piano

1965

Right Now!

Jackie McLean

Piano, Composer

1962

All Aboard the Blue Train

Johnny Cash

Composer

 

'Round Midnight

Naima Shamborguer

Music Direction, Piano

 

Allen's Odyssey

James King

Featured Artist

 

For Duke & Cannon: Sextet Live at Sweet Basil

Nat Adderley

Piano

 

Four Hands, One Heart

Mike DiRubbo / Larry Willis

Primary Artist, Composer

 

Gettin' It Done

Steve Davis

Piano

 

In Love...Again

Herman Burney / Eric Kennedy / Gail Marten / Larry Willis

Primary Artist, Arranger, Piano

 

In The Spur Of The Moment

Justin Robinson

Piano

 

Jay Rodriguez: Your Sound

Jay Rodriguez

Piano

 

Jazz for the Open Road [32 Jazz]

 

Piano

 

Live at Smalls

Steve Davis / Steve Davis Quintet / Larry Willis

Primary Artist, Piano

 

Nommo

Ferit Odman

Composer

 

Out on the Coast

The Sure Fire Soul Ensemble

Composer

 

Search for Peace

Heads of State

Piano, Group Member

 

Simone

Jazz4all

Composer

 

Timely

Glenn Wilson

Composer

 

Unfinished Boogie: Western Blues Piano, 1946-1952

 

Composer

 

When I Fall in Love: The Ballad Collection

 

Piano