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Wednesday
August
It's been a great summer!  Keiko Matsui's album "Echo" is now #1 on the Billboard Charts! Also David Benoit's album "David Benoit And Friends" has moved up to the #13 spot on the charts and climbing!  I'm looking forward to a great 2020!

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Tuesday
May
Today I begin mixing a new album for pianist David Benoit. I have had the pleasure working with David on many occasions, including the single "Caminando" with Marc Antoine which held 4 weeks at number one in the Billboard Smooth Jazz chart. You can have a listen here on my music samples page >>

Up Next: After I wrap up recording with Benoit in late June, I am thrilled to begin mixing a new project for the Swedish artist "Py Bäckman.” Stay Tuned!

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Monday
July
Finished final mixes on second album of the "Out Of The Box" series titled "Jammin' Out Of The Box" by David Garfield featuring George Benson,       Smokey Robinson, Michael McDonald, Kirk Whalum, Marcus Miller,                 David Sanborn, Bill Champlin, Ray Parker Jr, Oleta Adams, Phil Perry,            
Rick Braun, Kenya Hathaway, Eric Marienthal,  John Klemmer 

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Sunday
March
This month! I had the pleasure of recording and mixing a new single for the band Rufus, called “Ain’t Nobody”.  It’s a remake of the original recording with all the original band members: John JR Robinson, Hawk Wolinsky and Bobby Watson, with lead vocals by Chaka Khan's daughter, Milini Khan.
 
Finished mixing "We're In This Love Together: Celebrating Al Jarreau" a tribute album by the talented Chris Walker. This album will be released this May 17th: pre-order sales are available here.

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Saturday
December
The day after Xmas and back to work! Today, I began mixing an album tribute to Al Jarreau by his long time bassist, friend and background vocalist “Chris Walker.” Chris is a force to be reckoned with - an amazing singer and bass player!
Produced by Larry Williams and Chris this album features a tremendous cast of guests including Gerald Albright, Regina Bell, Randy Brecker, David Foster, Rick Braun, Will Downing, Nathan East, Bob James, Paul Jackson Jr, Dave Koz, Bobby Lyle, Marcus Miller, Greg Phillinganes, Arturo Sandoval, Mark Simmons, Kirk Whalum and Larry Williams.  

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Friday
October
Began recording the new Keiko Matsui album “Echo” with a top notch rhythm section: Vinnie ColaiutaJimmy JohnsonPaul Jackson Jr.Tim PierceRandy WaldmanLuis ConteRico BelledJimmy Branly and JP Mourão.
 
This album features a wonderful cast of guest artists including Gretchen ParlatoMarcus MillerKyle Eastwood (Clint Eastwood’s son), Robben Ford and Kirk Whalum.
UPDATE: Album now available on iTunes!

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Tuesday
April
In the studio at LAFX recording songs for a holiday album with David Garfield, Paul Jackson Jr, Tony Polizzi, Freddie Washington, Steve Ferrone, Amy Keys and Alex Ligertwood

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Wednesday
April
Finished final mixes for a new Amanda Blue album   "Best Of Blue"

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Monday
March
Recording Horns for the new "Summer Horns" album with Dave Koz, Gerald Albright, Rick Braun, Richard Elliot and Aubrey Logan.
 

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