Keyboard Master, Larry Dunn from Earth, Wind and Fire!
FOR OVER 3 years this project has been developed! In order to internationally promote Brazilian music, we bring a select group of musicians and collaborators from Brazil and the United States.
With his funky keyboard playing, Larry helped transform Earth, Wind & Fire into one of the all-time most successful R&B bands in the world, with sales of more than 100 million albums worldwide, 6 GRAMMYs, 13 GRAMMY nominations, 4 American Music Awards, 32 Gold & Platinum/Multi-Platinum Records & Albums, a Star on Hollywood's Walk Of Fame, induction into the Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame (2000) and the Songwriters Hall Of Fame (2010) as well as other industry awards.
In addition to playing organ, synthesizer, piano, keyboards, and clavinet with the group from 1972 until 1983, Larry held the position and handled the responsibilities of the band's Musical Director.
Larry had major creative influence in, and is proud of his contribution to such Earth, Wind & Fire classics as: "Shining Star," "Spirit," "Be Ever Wonderful," "Runnin'," "See The Light," "Let Me Talk," "And Love Goes On," "Jupiter," as well as other melodies that will live on in the hearts of fans and popular music lovers alike.
Since 1988, Larry and his wife, Luisa, have been involved with production projects, writing music for Japanese television commercials, film, and studio work.
Together with other members of Earth, Wind & Fire, Larry was inducted into the Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame in March 2000.
Larry's production and performance credits include: The Emotions, Level 42, Ronnie Laws, George Duke, Lenny White, Paulinho Da Costa, Foley, Ramsey Lewis, Caldera, Hubert Laws, Stanley Turrentine, Dianne Reeves, Brian Culbertson, Dee Dee Bridgewater, Stanley Clarke and Deniece Williams, just to name a few.
Larry Dunn is on three tracks on the album. He played on "Força da Imaginação" , "Brazilica, and a secret Track that will be released later this year!
Larry Dunn, with Darryl Jones and Vince Wilburn Jr. , listening to "Brazilica"!
PICK UP YOUR COPY OF OUR ALBUM, "LEGACY & ALCHEMY" SET FOR RELEASE ON APRIL 27th!