player who took his formal training with Vincent DeRosa
and became Principal Horn of the L.A. Philharmonic.
In 1973, he
and other members of the L.A. Philharmonic appeared on screen in a
documentary entitled The Bolero that
won an Oscar for Best Short Subject in 1974.
His film work
did not end there: He performed
on the soundtracks of The Color
Purple, The Dead Pool, Electra Glide in Blue, Harry and the Hendersons,
The Ice Pirates, Logan’s Run, Love at First Bite, The Man Who Loved Cat Dancing, North Dallas Forty, Outland, Predator, Red Dawn, Remo Williams: The Adventure Begins, Star Trek III: The Search for Spock; Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan, Sudden Impact, Time After Time, and Twilight
Zone: The Movie.
recordings on which he appeared include: Blues
Cross Country by Peggy Lee; Darlin’
by Tom Jones; Do it Again by Toni
Tennille; Facets by Doc Severinsen; Franz
Schmidt: Symphony No.
4/Schoenberg: Chamber Symphony
No. 1 with the L.A. Philharmonic, Zubin Mehta
and the Vienna Philharmonic; I’ll
Play for You by Seals & Crofts; In
My Lifetime by Neil Diamond; L.A.
is My Lady by Frank Sinatra; Rock
Requiem by Lalo Schifrin; Spirit of Love by Con Funk Shun; …That’s the Way it Is by
Harry Nilsson; and, That’s What
Friends Are For by Johnny Mathis & Deniece
Johnny Mathis & Deniece
Emotion (Barry Gibb/Robin Gibb)
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