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Ronald Muldrow

In his teens Ronald heard Wes Montgomery playing "Canadian Sunset" on the radio, He was determined to follow in the footsteps of his idol. Subsequent influences on the guitar include Kenny Burrell, Grant Green, George Benson, Phil Upchurch and Roland Faulkner. Ronald has toured with the Staple Singers. 'Along the way he has had the opportunity to associate with such musicians as Willie Bobo, Les McCann, Dizzy Gillespie and Eddie Harris. Soon afterward he began touring with Eddie Harris, he was counted among such musicians as Rufus Reid, Bob Crowder and Billy James. After touring extensively with Eddie he went to work with Ronnie Laws. Ronald's friend Marvin Horne convinced him to move to New York City where he met Kevin Eubanks, sometimes subbing for Kevin with the Roy Haynes Band. Since that time Ronald has gone on tour with Maceo Parker and performed with his own band at the Newport Jazz Festival in Saratoga New York.

Performance Credits

Staple Singers, Eddie Harris, Ronnie Laws, Hubert Laws, Maceo Parker,Dizzy Gillespie, Woody Shaw, Gary Burton, Roy Haynes, Pharoh Sanders, Jimmy Witherspoon, Fred Wesley, Lonnie Liston Smith, Melvin Rhyne, Mulgrew Miller, Billy Higgins, Cedar Walton, Tootie Heath, Ron Carter, Rufus Reid, Eddie Gladden, Valery Pomerov, James Williams, Peter Washington, Steve Nelson, Yoron Israel, Willie Bobo, Les McCann, Ramsey Lewis, Rapheal Murphy, James Gadson, Ndugu Chancler, Billy James, Kenny Kirkland, Terumasa Hino, Kenny Burrell, Della Resse, Jeff Clayton, Bobby Bryant, Rufus Thomas, Little Milton, Phil Upchurch

Recording Credits

Eddie Harris -- Instant Death, Is It In, Eddie Sings The Blues, Excursions. Listen Here, That Why Your Overweight, I Need Some Money, Dancing On A Rainbow, Bad Luck Is All I Have

Hubert Laws -- Family

Les DeMerle -- Live At Concerts By The Sea

Malachi Thompson -- Reflections

Sonny Sttit -- Soul Girl

Chico Hamilton -- The Man

Staple Singers -- Soul To Soul

Additional Info

  • Artist / Group Name: Ronald Muldrow
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