Rick Howard

Lil’ Noir (Virtual Interactive,Inc)

Rick Howard’s fifty plus years of guitar playing and vocalizing have put him into every situation and every musical genre. By nineteen he was getting his Jazz legs playing nightclubs while teaching guitar in a Brooklyn music school. In the Eighties, Rick applied his talents to doing session work, playing guitar on movie scores and jingles. He contributed to recordings by King Sunny Ade, Betty Wright, Bob Marley, and Shania Twain to name a few. Rick toured extensively with many artists and he has shared the stage with Keith Emerson, Birelli Legrene, Chico Hamilton, John Entwhistle and others.

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Rick Howard- Guitar
Stu Shelton- Piano
Paul Shewchuk-Bass
Joe Bilardo-Drums
Mark Small-Sax
Jerry Fierro- Harmonica ( Serene Scene )
Gary Rottger-Percussion and Keys ( Emerald Coast )

Track Listing

  1. Emerald Coast
  2. Hip Hop Bebop
  3. It Is
  4. Lil' Noir
  5. Morning Antics
  6. Number 10
  7. Pleasantville
  8. Serene Scene
  9. Sidesteppin'
  10. The Visit

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