Musicians

Herlin Riley Net Worth

Herlin Riley Net Worth is
$700,000

Herlin Riley Bio/Wiki, Net Worth, Married 2018

Herlin Riley (born February 15, 1957) is an American Neo-bop jazz drummer. Along with other notable musicians such as Wynton Marsalis and Wessel Anderson, he is a member of the New York jazz group, the Lincoln Center Jazz Orchestra."Whirlin" Herlin Riley was born in New Orleans, Louisiana into a musical family, and first began playing the drums at the age of three. He studied trumpet throughout high school and for two years of college, but his interest in the instrument waned and he began to focus again on drums.From 1984 to 1987, Riley was a member of Ahmad Jamal's group. He joined Wynton Marsalis in 1988, and toured and performed with them until the group disbanded in 1994. He also performed music by Duke Ellington on the first Lincoln Center Jazz Orchestra U.S. tour in 1992.He has made recordings with Marcus Roberts, Dr. John, Harry Connick, Jr., George Benson, Bennie Wallace, and Mark Whitfield. He has also played in theatrical performances, including One Mo' Time and Satchmo: America's Musical Legend.Riley is a regularly featured musician at Jazz at Lincoln Center, and played a large part in developing the drum parts for Wynton Marsalis's Pulitzer Prize-winning Blood on the Fields. He is a lecturer in percussion for the jazz studies program at the Bienen School of Music at Northwestern University in Evanston, IL.
Source
IMDB Wikipedia

Date Of Birth1957-02-15
ProfessionMusic Department, Actor, Miscellaneous Crew

Music Department

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Sugar Ray Robinson: The Bright Lights and Dark Shadows of a Champion1998TV Movie documentary musician: drums
Marsalis on Music1995TV Series musician: drums

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Tune in Tomorrow...1990The Wynton Marsalis Band

Miscellaneous

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Unforgivable Blackness: The Rise and Fall of Jack Johnson2004Documentary drums & percussion

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Treme2013TV SeriesHimself
Wynton Marsalis: Rebuilding the Soul of America2007TV SpecialDrums

Known for movies


Related Articles