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Wallace Roney

tr, *1960 US, Philadelphia
Musician of Jazz

Wallace Roney (born May 25, 1960) is an American jazz (hard bop and post-bop) trumpeter.Roney took lessons from Clark Terry and Dizzy Gillespie and studied with Miles Davis from 1985 until the latter's death in 1991. Wallace credits Davis as having helped to challenge and shape his creative approach to life as well as being his music instructor, mentor and friend; indeed he holds the distinction of being the only trumpet player Davis ever personally mentored.

Popular Tracks   
Don't Stop Me Now on Blue Dawn - Blue Nights by Wallace Roney
Michelle on Misterios by Wallace Roney
Blue In Green on According To Mr. Roney by Wallace Roney
Vater Time on Jazz by Wallace Roney
Daahoud on No Job Too Big Or Small by Wallace Roney
28, Rue Pigalle on According To Mr. Roney by Wallace Roney
Superfly on Impressions of Curtis Mayfield by Jazz Soul Seven
I Will Always Love You on Misterios by Wallace Roney
Love For Sale on No Job Too Big Or Small by Wallace Roney
Alone Together on No Job Too Big Or Small by Wallace Roney

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Band Members

Title Artist Year Type
A Place In TimeWallace Roney, Gary Bartz, Ben Solomon, Patrice Rushen, Buster Williams, Lenny White2016Album
A Place In TimeWallace Roney2016Album
UnderstandingWallace Roney2013Album
HomeWallace Roney2012Album
If Only For One NightWallace Roney2010Album
JazzWallace Roney2007Album
MystikalWallace Roney2005Album
PrototypeWallace Roney2004Album
Jazz Is A SpiritTerri Lyne Carrington With Herbie Hancock, Gary Thomas, Robert Hurst, Paul Bollenback, Wallace Roney2002Album
Absolute BrassChet Baker, Randy Brecker, Art Farmer, Roy Hargrove, Wynton Marsalis, Wallace Roney2002Compil.
No Room For ArgumentWallace Roney2000Album
No Job Too Big Or SmallWallace Roney1999Compil.
VillageWallace Roney1997Album
Seth Air / IntuitionWallace Roney1997Compil.
The Wallace Roney QuintetWallace Roney1996Album
MistériosWallace Roney1994Album
Crunchin'Wallace Roney1993Album
Munchin'Wallace Roney1993Album
ObsessionWallace Roney1991Album
Punto De PartidaPerico Sambeat Quintet Featuring Wallace Roney, Tete Montoliu1991Album
Seth AirWallace Roney1991Album
The Standard BearerWallace Roney1989Album
Brilliant CornersJames Spaulding, Wallace Roney, Ron Carter, Kenny Washington, Mulgrew Miller1989Album
IntuitionWallace Roney1988Album
VersesWallace Roney1987Album
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