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Credit List


MONK’estra, Vol 2 – Mack Avenue Records 2017

MONK’estra, Vol 1 – Mack Avenue Records 2016

3 Brave Souls – John Beasley, Ndugu Chancler, Darryl Jones – BFM Jazz

Positootly! (Grammy nomination: Best Jazz Instrumental Album) – Jeff Watts, Bennie Maupin, James Genus, Brian Lynch – Resonance Records

Letter to Herbie – Jeff Wattts, Roy Hargrove, Christian McBride – Resonance Records

One LIVE Night – Gary Novak, Dave Carpenter, Carlos DelPuerto – Beasley Music

Nuances – solo piano – EWE Japan

Surfacing – Vinnie Colauita, Robert Hurst – EWE Japan

Cauldron – John Pattitucci, Bill Summers, Ricky Minor, Peter Erskine – Windham Hill

A Change of Heart – John Patitucci, Terri Lynn Carrington, Freddie Washington – Windham Hill

10/10:The Music of Thelonious Monk – John Beasley and Steve Cardenas,TDK Japan

Commotion 2: Sampler of Windham Hill Jazz – Windham Hill

Mose the Fireman (book on tape, read by Michael Keaton, music John Beasley and Walter Becker) – Rabbit Ears


Miles Davis, Freddie Hubbard, James Brown, Marcus Miller, Al Jarreau, George Duke, Herbie Hancock, A.R. Rahman, Esperanza Spalding, Christian McBride, Roy Hargrove, Chaka Khan, John Patitucci, Dianne Reeves, John Mayer, Sergio Mendes, Wallace Roney, Chris Botti, Buster Williams, Bennie Maupin, Boz Scaggs, Kenny Garrett, Jon Hassell, Baaba Maal, Howie B, Lee Ritenour, Jeff “Tain Watts, Harvey Mason, Stanley Clarke, El Negro & Robby Ameen, The Count Basie Orchestra (conducted by Thad Jones), Spice Girls, Carly Simon, Chie Ayado, Jessica Simpson, Clint Black, Kelly Clarkson, Ron Fair, Reuben Stoddard, Destiny’s Child, Sheryl Crow, Chick Corea, Barbra Streisand, Michelle Branch, Hart, Gloria Estefan, Cyndi Lauper, Ry Cooder, Bette Midler, Jennifer Love Hewitt, Chrissie Hynde, Emmylou Harris, Lee Ann Womack, Rikki Lee Jones, Bonnie Raitt, Ivan Lins, Kip Hanrahan, Jazzy Jeff and the Fresh Prince, Fantasia, Dwight Tribble, Brian Lynch, Yolanda Adams, Patti Austin, Shirley Caesar, Dionne Warwick, CeCe Winans, Los Angeles PhilharmonicMiles from India, Dave Liebman, Tal Wilkenfeld and Mike Stern 


Select Composers:
Thomas Newman (synth programming, pianist, orchestration, Pro Tools editing), Dave Gruisin, Stanley Clarke, George S. Clinton, Carmine Coppola, Alan Silvestri

Films: selected list
James Bond: Spectre 2015, Skyfall 2012, The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel, The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel 2015, He called me Malala documentary 2015, Get on Up 2014, The Adjustment Bureau, The Debt, Brothers, JarheadLemony Snicket’s A Series of Unfortunate Events, Six Feet Under, Brothers, Wall-E, Finding Nemo, Dreamgirls, Simpsons, Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me, Angels in America, , Erin Brockovitch, The Salton Sea, A Bug’s Life, The Godfather III, Twin Peaks (TV Series), The Green Mile, The People vs. Larry Flynt, The Usual Suspects, Fried Green Tomatoes, Shall We Dance, Up Close and Personal, Hope Floats, The Gods Must Be Crazy II, The Horse Whisperer, Little Women, The Abyss, Fatal Attraction, Corrina, Corrina, Bonfire of the Vanities, Family Guy, Meet Joe Black, Murphy Brown.