La Fiesta One Sheet Info
Mike Barone composer arranger trombonist.
Mike Barone has had big bands on and off for the past 50 years. The first that gained notoriety performed at the world famous “Donte’s Jazz Club” in North Hollywood Ca every Wend night from 1967 thru 1969. Many jazz greats came out of that band like Med Flory, Tom Scott, Bill Perkins and Mike Wofford. Even Ernie Watts and Joe Sample played in the band at times. The following years saw Mike write or perform with Frank Sinatra, Peggy Lee, Johnny Hartman, Phil Collins, Dizzy Gillespie, Lalo Schifrin, Gerald Wilson, The Tonight Show Band, Quincy Jones, Hank Mancini, John Williams, Bill Conte, Maynard Ferguson, Oliver Nelson, Tower Of Power, Super Sax, Shelly Manne, Trombones Unlimited with Frank Rosolino, Louie Bellson, the Grammy’s and the Academy Awards from 1987 thru 2005. Mike also did many TV shows and movies as well as composing and arranging over one hundred stage band charts for schools. The band at this time is made up of outstanding younger players and older “ringers” for a great combination and his best band ever. This is the eight album of the band released by Rhubard Recordings and their best!