Ray Drummond

bass, producer, double bass

Sample recordings


Top collaborators

Artist name Roles Recordings
Houston Person
David Murray (jazz musician)
John Hicks
Pharoah Sanders
George Coleman (US jazz saxophonist)

Work on other artists' recordings

Artist name Roles Recordings
Houston Person bass All My Life, All My Tomorrows, At Last, Back In New Orleans, Be My Love, Bewitched, Blame It on My Youth, Bleeker Street, Blue Moon, Blue Velvet, Bluesology, But Beautiful, Change Partners, Crazy He Calls Me, Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me, Don't Take Your Love From Me, E Nada Mais, Everything I Have Is Yours, Freight Dance, Gone Again, Guilty, Here's That Rainy Day, Hey There!, I Cover the Waterfront, I Hadn't Anyone Till You, I Only Have Eyes for You, I Remember Clifford, I Want to Talk About You, I'll Be Around, I'm Afraid the Masquerade Is Over, If, If It's the Last Thing I Do, Ill Wind, It Might as Well Be Spring, It Shouldn't Happen to a Dream, It's All in the Game, Just the Way You Are, Laura, Let's Fall in Love, Love Is Here to Stay, Love Won't Let Me Wait, Mean to Me, Minton’s, Moment to Moment, My Funny Valentine, My Romance, Nice'n'Easy, Nina Never Knew, On the Sunny Side of the Street, Only Trust Your Heart, Someday You'll Be Sorry, Something Special, Stairway to the Stars, Stolen Sweets, Sweet Life, Teardrops From My Eyes, The Night We Called It a Day, The Second Time Around, The Song Is Ended, The Very Thought of You, The Way We Were, There's No You, They All Laughed, Time After Time, Too Late Now, Try a Little Tenderness, Wonder Why, You Can’t Lose With the Blues, You’re Nearer
David Murray bass Ballad for David, Billie's Bounce, Bright Mississippi, Broadway, Central Park West, Chazz, Chelsea Bridge, Dinosaur Park Blues, Elegy for Fannie Lou, Eternal Triangle, Jazzosaurus Rex, Lester Leaps In, Lyons Street, Ming's Samba, Mingus in the Poconos, New Life, Now He's Miles Away, Nowhere Everafter, Portrait of a Black Woman, Rememberin' Fats (For Fats Waller), Spooning, St. Thomas, Walter's Waltz (For Walter P. Murray), Waltz to Heaven
John Hicks producer, bass April Eyes, Au Privave, Autumn Leaves, Bouncing With Bud, Emily, Ev'ry Time We Say Goodbye, Expectations, How Insensitive, I'll Remember April, Is That So?, Never Let Me Go, Once I Loved, Peace, Softly, As In A Morning Sunrise, Sonnymoon For Two, Stella by Starlight, There Is No Greater Love, Turn Out the Stars, Up Jumped Spring, Yesterdays
Pharoah Sanders bass After the Rain, Bedria, Body and Soul, Doktor Pitt, Easy to Remember, For Big George, Greetings to Idris, Jitu, Kazuko (Peace Child), Mas in Brooklyn, Shukuru, Soledad, Sun Song, Too Young to Go Steady, Yemenja, You've Got to Have Freedom
George Coleman bass Conrad, Father, Good Morning Heartache, IO, Laig Gobblin' Blues, Laura, Lush Life, Moment’s Notice, My Romance, Old Folks, Sierra, Soul Eyes, The Sheik of Araby, They Say It's Wonderful, Up Jumped Spring, You Mean So Much to Me
Ted Curson bass 'round About Midnight, Flatted Fifth (BBFGM), Flip, Flop and Fly, Lin's Garden, Pent Up House, Quicksand, Reava's Waltz (More Mingus), Snake Johnson, Sons of the Lonely One (Ode to Booker Ervin), Straight Ice, Tears for Dolphy, Watgermelon Man, When the Saints Go Marching In
Benny Green bass Ask Me Now, Crazy, Dat Dere, Debo's Waltz, Grass Enclosure, I'll Wait and Pray, If Ever I Would Leave You, Lil' Darlin', Phoebe's Samba, Repetition, See See Rider, Trust
Bobby Hutcherson bass Cirrus, Even Later, Good Bait, Highway One, In Walked Bud, Israel, Love Samba, Montgomery, Rosewood, Spring Is Here, Wrong or Right, Zuri Dance
Abbey Lincoln bass Can You Dig It, Chateaux de Joux, It's Me, O' Lord (Standin' in the Need of Prayer), Love Is Made, Runnin' Wild, Skylark, The Maestro, The Search, They Call It Jazz, Through the Years, Yellow Bird
Arthur Tomaszewicz producer, bass A Nightingale Sang in Berkeley Square, A Rose Without a Thorn, Come Rain or Come Shine, For Heaven's Sake, Getting Sentimental Over You, I'll Be Around, Parisian Thoroughfare, Springtime Fantasy, Take the Coltrane, Very Early, Without a Song
Curtis Fuller bass Along Came Betty, Autumn in New York, Bluesette 93, Capt' Kid, Five Spot After Dark, How am I to Know, Is it All a Game, Love Your Spell is Everywhere, Manhattan Serenade, Sis
Vladimír Dirda bass Adam, Bop-Be, Eye of the Hurricane, Floating, Lolito's Theme, No More Tears, Silver Trane, Soul Eyes, What Is Happening Here?, Wheel Within a Wheel
Stan Hope bass Be Anything, Hopeful Blues, Indiana, Medley: A Flower Is A Lovesome Thing; Forest Flower, Medley: Cottage For Sale; Everything I Have Is Yours; I'm Falling For You, Moment's Delight, Nightwind, Pastels, Summer Serenade, That's My Kick
Clifford Adams bass Darshans's Love, Graceful Feeling, I Can't Get Started, Master Power, Precious Jewel, Renatyah, Suite Elixir of Life, The Lord Is Always With Them (For Ravi and Farid), Walkin', With His Grace
Felix Wiegand producer, bass Allen's Alley, Emily, Imagination, Love Walked In, Mr Higgins, Suh, The Essence, Things Ain't What They Used to Be, What Am I Here For?, Whisper Not
Tom Harrell double bass April Mist, Buffalo Wings, Dream in June, Eons, Glass Mystery, Hope St., It Always Is, Sail Away, Visions of Gaudi
Orchablex bass April Eyes, Autumn Leaves, Emily, I'll Remember April, Is That So?, Never Let Me Go, Softly, as in a Morning Sunrise, Sonnymoon for Two, Yesterdays
Martine van der Loo bass Besame Macho, Bouncing With Bud, City Sounds, Dr Herb's Herbs, Kiss and Run, Serenade in Blue, Soultrane, Village Voices, You've Changed
Jesse Davis bass Circus, Drifitn', Lament, Little Melonae, The End of a Love Affair, The Set Up, The Very Thought of You, Vee Cee
Benny Golson bass 'round Midnight, Autumn Leaves, Bye Bye Blackbird, Four, Heartstrings, One Day, Forever (I Remember Miles), So What, Uptown Afterburn
The Rebels bass Central Park West, Cousin Mary, Equinox, Miles Mode, Mr. P.C., Mr. Syms, Naima, Some Other Blues
Charles McPherson bass Blue n' Boogie, Evidence, Fire Dance, How Deep is the Ocean?, Manhattan Nocturne, Morning Dance, Primal Urge, You're My Thrill
The McClain Sisters bass Calling Miss Khadija, Down Under, Nostrand and Fulton, Reets and I, Sao Paulo, The Eternal Triangle, The Moontrane, Tomorrow's Destiny
Idris Muhammad bass GCCG Blues, GCCG Blues (alternate take), I Want to Talk About You, Kabsha, Kabsha (alternate take), Little Feet, Soulful Drums, St. M
LIINES bass Breaks, Harlem Nocturne, I Don't Stand a Ghost of a Chance With You, I've Grown Accustomed to Her Face, R H Blues, Someone Like That in Your Life, Wip Wap, You Don't Know What Love Is
Dr. Bellotoma bass Blues for Felix, Dedication, Let's Cool One, Like a Kiss That Never Ends - Como Un Beso Que Nunca Se Acaba (For Valerie), Mo' Bass (For the Bulldog), Ruben's Theme Song, Suki Suki Now
Benny Golson Quintet bass Blues March, Mack the Knife (Funky Arrange), Mississippi Windows, Moanin', Moritat (Modern Be-Bop Arrange), The Sidewinder, Work Song
Slide Hampton bass 'Round Midnight, Chorale, Con Alma, Donna Lee, Impressions, Lament, Lester Leaps In
The Sonny Clark Memorial Quartet bass Cool Struttin', Minor Meeting, Nicely, Something Special, Sonia, Sonny's Crib, Voodoo
Kenny Burrell double bass I Don't Stand a Ghost of a Chance, I'm Falling for You, Old Folks, Satin Doll, The Night Has a Thousand Eyes, There Will Never Be Another You, They Can't Take That Away From Me
Gary Bartz bass Flight Path, I've Never Been In Love Before, Impressions, Laura, On A Misty Night, Racism (Blues In Double Bb Minor), Tadd's Delight
Teddy Edwards double bass Blue And Sentimental, I Don't Stand a Ghost of a Chance, Little Girl Blue, Night Train, Pennies From Heaven, The Breeze And I, Twisted
Fionnuala Hunt bass Beneath the Surface, Ladies Blues, Riff Raff, Simone, Teminha Pra Bebe, Third World Express
Bill Barron bass Ballad (For My Love), Easy Does It, Row House, This One's for Monk, Travelin' on the Freeway, Yes, No, Maybe So
Johnny Griffin bass A Monk's Dream, Autumn Leaves, Fifty-Six, I Should Care, The Way It Is, When We Were One
The Jazztet bass Back to the City, From Dream to Dream, Speak Low, Vas Simeon, Without Delay/Time Speaks, Write Soon
Woody Shaw bass Dat Dere, If I Were a Bell, Imagination, Steve's Blues, Stormy Weather, You and the Night and the Music
Lee Konitz Nonet bass April, Matrix, Moon Dreams, Times Lie, Who You, Without a Song
Stan Getz bass Blood Count, Feijada, Soul Eyes, Stan's Blues, Voyage
Kevin Mahogany bass Save That Time
Branford Marsalis double bass Scenes in the City
Frank Morgan bass 52nd Street Theme