One With Everything
When The Heart Speaks
Jon has worked in a variety of musical venues over the years.
Jon has released 2 solo CDs in the past few years: 2009 release "When the Heart Speaks" and most recent 2011 release "One with Everything."
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, Dave Koz, Salma Hayek, Was (not Was ),Flora Purim and Airto Moreira , Josh Groban
Julio Iglesias, 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, John Baxter(Re-Flex), 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 earwood, Takuro Yoshida,Tantric, Glenn Frey, Sister Hazel, Anri, David Crosby, David Rice, Paul Anka, Rick Braun, Graham Nash, David Bromberg, Stephen Bishop, Andrew Gold and Sammy Davis Jr. (boy.. would Andrew love that pairing)
Peter Asher, Don Was, Rick Rubin , Matt Serletec, Dan Huff, Byron Gallimore, George Massenberg, David Campbell, Val Garay, Rob Cavallo, Ben Moody, Aureo Baqueiro, Richard Perry, Brown Bannister, Michael Masser, Gustavo Borner, Stephen Lipson , Oliver Leiber, John Shanks, John Boylan and the fabulous Mr.Seo... to name just a couple... geez....what a name dropper
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, he 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 .
As an audio producer, sound designer and composer, he worked on a CD ROM project with Deepak Chopra titled " The Wisdom Within. " as well as various projects for the Sounds True catalog and several stage productions.
As a producer, latest projects include CDs by Arnold McCuller, Julia Fordham,
new latin artists Vanaz
as well as projects released by jazz artists
Always up for a new musical adventure............just ask!!!!!