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Jon Gilutin

Jon has released 2 solo CDs.. in 2009 he released "When the Heart Speaks" and the more recent 2011 release "One with Everything" and is currently working on a new project that will be entitled "Music for Letting Go."

As a songwriter, he has won a Grammy as the co-writer of "New Attitude" on the Beverly Hills Cop soundtrack and has had many other cuts by artists both here and abroad.

As a keyboardist, he has worked live and or in the studio with artists such as James Taylor, Linda Ronstadt, Faith Hill, Aretha Franklin,

Michael McDonald, Lady Gaga, Dave Koz, John Daversa, Tierney Sutton, Mindi Abair & The Boneshakers,Salma Hayek, Was (not Was ),Flora Purim and Airto Moreira , Josh Groban, Julio Iglesias, Nahuel Penissi,Wilson Philips, Jackson Browne, Lisa Loeb, Diana Ross, Alejandro Fernandez, Kudai, Gianmarco, Arnold McCuller, Gaby Moreno, Rascal Flatts. Joe Walsh, Constantine(American Idol), Julia Fordham, Clay Aiken, Sam Moore, Taylor Dayne, Ray Price, Patti LaBelle, Cheryl Lynn, Jeffrey Osborne, Kenny Rodgers, Cher, Peter Cetera, Nancy Wilson(Heart),Tracy Ullman, Judith Owen, Ray Parker, RBD,The Coors, Bruce Hornsby, Rick James, Billy Preston, LeAnn Womack, Los Enanitos Verdes, BBMAC, Lou Rawls, Phoebe Snow, Sara Niemietz,Takako Matsu, Leon Gieco, Laureano Brizuela, Alejandra Guzman, Huey Lewis, Miyuki Nakajima ,Yazawa, Willie Nelson, Coolio, Luz Casal, Liz Phair, Bonnie Raitt, Carole King, Sarah Vaughn, Celine Dion, Garth Brooks,Trisha Yearwood, Takuro Yoshida,Tantric, Glenn Frey, Sister Hazel, Anri, David Crosby,Girish, Paul Anka, Rick Braun, Graham Nash, David Bromberg, Stephen Bishop, Andrew Gold and Sammy Davis Jr.

and producers...

Peter Asher, Don Was, Rick Rubin , Matt Serletec, Dan Huff, Byron Gallimore, George Massenberg, David Campbell, David Kershenbaum, Val Garay, Rob Cavallo, Ben Moody, Aureo Baqueiro, Richard Perry, Brown Bannister, Michael Masser, Gustavo Borner, Stephen Lipson , Oliver Leiber, John Shanks,Gene Page, John Boylan and the fabulous Mr.Seo

As a film composer, wrote the original score for Patricia Arquette and Reese Witherspoon's Lifetime feature "Wildflower" directed by Diane Keaton as well as NBC's "The Secret Sins of the Father" directed by Beau Bridges along with collaborator Kenny Edwards. Jon has also scored a short film called Denial directed by Joel Kelly and starring new Superman actor Brandon Routh and Dexter and True Blood star Courtney Ford. Along with collaborator David Rice, we composed the theme song to the ABC hit show "Hope and Faith" and has also composed, arranged and produced music for Good Morning America and Entertainment Tonight as well as the USA network show Happy Hour” with Dweezil and Ahmet Zappa co-written with long time friend Lee Sklar . More recently, Jon has worked on hit films A Star is Born, Coco and the new Mary Poppins film.

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