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Solo recordings:

Hearts and Numbers

(1986, Windham Hill)

Weaver of Dreams

(1990, Blue Note Records)


(1992, Blue Note Records)


(1996, Warner Brothers)

The London Concert

(2000, Fuzzy Music)



As producer:


Artist:  Michael Brecker

Michael Brecker (self-titled release, 1987)

Don’t Try This at Home (1988) 

Now You See it (Now You Don’t) (1990)


Artist:  James Taylor

Never Die Young  (1988)

New Moon Shine (1991)

Live (1993)


Artist:  Bob Berg

Short Stories (1987)


Artist:  Peter Erskine

Motion Poet (1988)


Artist:  John Scofield

Meant to Be (1990)

As keyboardist:

With Gato Barbieri

1976 Caliente!

1978 Ruby, Ruby

1988 Passion and Fire


With Joe Beck

1975 Beck 


With George Benson

1975 Good King Bad 

1976 Benson & Farrell with Joe Farrell 

With The Brecker Brothers

1975 Brecker Brothers

1975 Back to Back

1977 Don’t Stop the Music 


With Ron Carter

1975 Anything Goes 

1976 Yellow & Green 

1982 El Noche Sol​


With Peter Erskine

1982 Peter Erskine

1986 Transition​


With Steve Khan

1977 Tightrope

1978 The Blue Man

1979 Arrows​

With Melissa Manchester

1974 Bright Eyes

1977 Singin'...


With The Manhattan Transfer

1975 The Manhattan Transfer

1977 Pastiche​


With Bob Mintzer

1982 Source

1983 Papa Lips

1985 Incredible Journey

1988 Spectrum

1989 Urban Contours

1994 Twin Tenors


With Esther Phillips

1975 Esther Phillips and Joe Beck

1975 What a Diff'rence a Day Makes

1976 Capricorn Princess

1976 For All We Know


With Bonnie Raitt

1974 Streetlights

1979 The Glow


With Linda Ronstadt

1977 Simple Dreams

1978 Living in the USA

1982 Get Closer

1983 What's New

1984 Lush Life

1986 For Sentimental Reasons

1989 Cry Like a Rainstorm, Howl Like the Wind


With David Sanborn

1975 Beck & Sanborn

1975 Taking Off

1978 Heart to Heart

1979 Hideaway

1984 Straight to the Heart

1987 A Change of Heart

1988 Love Songs


With John Scofield

1986 Still Warm

1988 Flat Out


With Don Sebesky

1976 The Rape of El Morro

1980 Sebesky Fantasy


With Carly Simon

1978 Boys in the Trees

1979 Spy

1980 Come Upstairs

1983 Hello Big Man


With Steely Dan

1976 The Royal Scam

1977 Aja

1980 Gaucho


With Steps Ahead/Steps

1981 Smokin' in the Pit

1981 Step by Step

1982 Paradox


With James Taylor

1974 Walking Man

1979 Flag

1981 Dad Loves His Work

1985 That's Why I'm Here 


With John Tropea

1975 Tropea

1977 Short Trip to Space

1979 To Touch You Again

1991 NYC Cats Direct


With Dreams

1970  Dreams 

1971  Imagine my Surprise


With others

1973 Bette Midler, Bette Midler

1973 Ten Wheel Drive, Ten Wheel Drive

1973 B.J. Thomas, B.J. Thomas

1973 It’s the Right Thing, Pete Yellin

1974 Verities and Balderdash, Harry Chapin

1974 Jonah, Jonah

1974 A Beautiful Thing, Cleo Laine

1974 Barry Manilow II, Barry Manilow

1974 The Chicago Theme, Hubert Laws

1974 Long Horns and London Bridges, B.J. Thomas

1975 Our Day Will Come, Frankie Valli

1975 Mark Murphy Sings, Mark Murphy

1975 He Don’t Love You, Tony Orlando and Dawn

1975 For the First Time,  Stephanie Mills

1975 The Chicago Theme, Hubert Laws

1976 Main Squeeze, Chuck Mangione

1976 House of the Rising Sun, Idris Muhammed

1976 Waiting for a Wind, Henry Gaffney

1976 The Main Attraction,  Grant Green

1976 Come as You Are, Ashford and Simpson

1976 Some Time Other Than Now, Steve Marcus

1976 Second Childhood, Phoebe Snow

1976 Speak No Evil, Buddy Rich

1977 Kate Taylor, Kate Taylor

1977 So Close, Helen Schneider

1977 So So Satisfied, Ashford and Simpson

1977 Blue Lights in the Basement, Roberta Flack

1977 In My Stride, David Ruffin

1977 Inner Conflicts, Billy Cobham

1977 Libby Titus, Libby Titus

1977 Mysterious Flying Orchestra, Bob Thiel

1977 Love Play, Mike Mainieri

1977 Gloria Gaynor, Gloria Gaynor

1977 Ringo the 4th, Ringo Starr

1977 Ghost Writer, Garland Jeffreys

1977 One Eyed Jacks, Garland Jeffreys

1979 Yama, Art Farmer

1979 You're Only Lonely, J.D. Souther

1979 The Cat and the Hat, Ben Sidran

1980 Dreamers Matinee, Don Schlitz

1980 Middle Man, Boz Scaggs

1980 Naughty, Chaka Khan

1980 One Bad Habit, Michael Franks

1980 One-Trick Pony, Paul Simon

1980 Red Cab to Manhattan, Stephen Bishop

1980 Whirlwind, Andrew Gold

1981 Wanderlust, Mike Mainieri

1981 Flight Time, Billy Cobham, Live

1982 Anyone Can See, Irene Cara

1983 Mobo Vols. 1 & 2, Kazumi Watanabe

1988 Tears of Joy, Tuck & Patti

1988 Time in Place, Mike Stern

1991 Warm Your Heart, Aaron Neville

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