All About Jazz

Home » Musicians » Larry Washington

Larry Washington Larry Washington

Larry Washington

Musician * Sound Designer * Music Producer * Composer * Recording Artist * Educator Larry’s passion for music began in the Motor City, Detroit, Michigan. Larry started playing drums at a very young age, and knew even then that music and performing would become his career. Larry has recorded, performed and toured, with some of the world’s top recording artists and musicians both in the United States and internationally. On camera performances include MTV, BET, ABC, NBC, Billboard Music Awards, Trumpet Awards, Diversity Awards, The Princess Diaries, Showgirls, The Whitehouse, The Apollo (London), just to name a few. Building on his success as a drummer, Larry moved into the producer’s chair, and his work has been featured in Commercials, Television and Film. His skills are in demand as a Music Composer, Sound Designer, & Foley Artist. The History Detectives, Americas Most Wanted, Drive, Social Studies, Fox Sports, Section 8, Sister Act 2 (Back in the Habit), Good Burger, Rainbird Sprinklers, Hotel Planner.com, Urban Combat, Larry is often in the studio such as Working with Academy Award Winner Mr. Louis Gossett Jr. as the voice of God, creating Pop Remixes, or in the Studio with the R&B, Christian Pop icon Deniece Williams. He continues to compose, record and produce projects, Larry has received numerous awards for his music composition work on the Power (PSA) with R&B great Jeffrey Osborne narrating the PSA

Read more

Tags

December 27, 2008

Musicians Give Back

The Performer

“I'm amazed at how Larry is able to capture the essence of a mood within the first couple of bars in a tune and draws you in ,His ability to blend in the spiritual made him a natural choice for ads on our “Sacred & Smooth” show on Sunday mornings” - Dave De Andrea, Smooth Jazz 105.9 KYSJ

”Larry puts a spiritual twist on urban Jazz” - Sandy Shore, Smooth Jazz.com

“Larry, You’re at the top of our charts We’re looking forward to a future performance”, Eartha @ 88.1 Fisk University Nashville, TN

The Clinician: Larry has presented & performed Drum Clinics at 4 of our Sam Ash Music locations here in Southern California hoping to book him for more in the near future, T.J

Read more

Primary Instrument

Drums

Location

Los Angeles

Willing to teach

Beginner to advanced

Credentials/Background

Larry Washington Drums, Percussion, Music Producer, Songwriter, Engineer, Remixer Over four decades of Professional Drumming Experience One on one or group lessons, Streaming Online Lessons available Learn in a Creative, Professional atmosphere or in the Privacy of your own Home Drum Lessons (Acoustic & Electronic) Pro Tools Classes Logic Audio Classes Final Cut Classes Mixer /Remixer Workshop Music Business Classes Job Placement Leads Contact us for Hours & Rates

Clinic/Workshop Information

Read more

Photos

Albums

Album Extensionz by Larry Washington

Extensionz

Beatworkz Music
2015

buy
Album The Healing Path by Larry Washington

The Healing Path

Beatworkz Music
2008

buy
Album Exploring The Wonders of The Holidays by Larry Washington

Exploring The Wonders...

Beatworkz Music
2007

buy
Album Spiritual Conversations by Larry Washington

Spiritual...

Beatworkz Music
2005

buy

Similar Jazz Musicians

Yellowjackets Yellowjackets
band/orchestra
Rebecca Parris Rebecca Parris
vocalist
Gerald Albright Gerald Albright
saxophone
Ken Navarro Ken Navarro
guitar
Gregg Karukas Gregg Karukas
keyboard
Brandon Fields Brandon Fields
saxophone
Steve Hall Steve Hall
multi-instrumentalist
Blake Aaron Blake Aaron
guitar

Shop for Music

Start your music shopping from All About Jazz and you'll support us in the process. Learn how.