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Randy Villars

Randy villars - pianist, saxophonist, composer/producer at 20 years of age, randy was blessed with the opportunity of playing piano for legendary be-bop saxophonist sonny stitt, along with future bass legend dave carpenter and drummer steve barnes at gilly's jazz club in dayton ohio. Thus began a string of such appearances with jazz giants eddie harris, james moody, john scofield, steve turre, fred hersch, clark terry, tim hagans, conrad herwig, bernard purdy, othello molineaux, mark murphy, norris turney, mike davis, and others. While a student and graduate teaching associate at the ohio state university, randy played and/or studied with maynard ferguson, ramsey lewis, dave samuels, andrew white, hank marr, john fedchock, jim rupp, and dick shearer. Other brushes with great players: Bob berg, sonny rollins, bill mays, hal galper, gordie brisker, dave douglas, judy silvano, andreas weidenmueller, mark feldman, cal collins and others. Randy worked as a session musician and found himself in demand as a pianist, synth player, saxophonist, composer/arranger and commercial music producer

The Poor Side of Town

Label: Brittney Records
Released: 2013

It's Our Time

Label: Studio G
Released: 2012

Vagabond

Label: Andara
Released: 2012

Second Light

Label: Nightcast Records
Released: 2008

Denim Road

Label: Denim Road/Denim Road
Released: 2008

Christmas Is Forever

Label: Shout Factory; P-Vine
Released: 2006

Love Light

Label: lovelightromanticjazz.com
Released: 2006

Baoku Moses - Okodoro Oro (The Realistic Reality)

Label: Baoku Moses / www.baokutcr.com
Released: 2004


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