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Dave Grusin

p, syn, *1934 US, Littleton, Colorado
Musician / Composer / Arranger / Producer of Jazz and Soundtrack
A.k.a. Robert David Grusin

American jazz pianist and composer who has written numerous motion picture scores, including his Oscar-winning score for "The Milagro Beanfield War" and Oscar-nominated scores for "The Fabulous Baker Boys" and "Havana." Older brother of Don Grusin. Born: June 26, 1934, Littleton, Colorado.

  • Piano
  • Synthesizer
  • Electric piano
  • Keyboards
  • Bass guitar
  • Jazz
  • Soundtrack
  • Rock
  • R&B/Soul
  • Pop
Popular Tracks   
Get Up, Stand Up on The Very Best Of Lee Ritenour by Lee Ritenour
Haunting Me on Night-Lines by Dave Grusin
Fratelli Chase on The Goonies: 25th Anniversary Edition by Dave Grusin
On Golden Pond - Main Theme on On Golden Pond by Dave Grusin
On Golden Pond on NOW PLAYING Movie Themes - Solo Piano by Dave Grusin
Water To Drink (Agua De Beber) on The Very Best Of Lee Ritenour by Lee Ritenour
Plumbing on The Goonies: 25th Anniversary Edition by Dave Grusin
Harlequin (Arlequim Desconhecido) on Harlequin by Dave Grusin & Lee Ritenour
The Goondocks (Goonies Theme) on The Goonies: 25th Anniversary Edition by Dave Grusin
The Singleman Party Foxtrot on The Graduate by Simon & Garfunkel

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Title Artist Year Type
Murder By Death / The Pursuit Of HappinessDave Grusin2018Album
The Friends Of Eddie CoyleDave Grusin2018Album
Absence of MaliceDave Grusin2018Album
And Justice For AllDave Grusin2018Album
The Wild Wild WestRichard Markowitz, Robert Drasnin, Dave Grusin, Richard Shores, Harry Geller, Walter Scharf, Jack Pleis, Fred Steiner, Dimitri Tiomkin2017Album
5 Original AlbumsDave Grusin2017Compil.
Home Suite HomePatrick Williams Featuring Patti Austin • Frank Sinatra Jr. • Tierney Sutton • Dave Grusin • Tom Scott • Arturo Sandoval • Peter Erskine2015Album
Falling In LoveDave Grusin2014Album
Heaven Can Wait / Racing With The MoonDave Grusin2013Album
The Friends Of Eddie Coyle / 3 Days Of The CondorDave Grusin2012Compil.
The Pope Of Greenwich Village (Original MGM Motion Picture Soundtrack)Dave Grusin2012Album
Masterpieces - Best Of The GRP YearsDave Grusin2011Compil.
An Evening With Dave GrusinDave Grusin2011Album
A Dry White SeasonDave Grusin2011Album
The GooniesDave Grusin2010Album
AmparoLee Ritenour & Dave Grusin2008Album
Author ! Author !Dave Grusin, Johnny Mandel2007Album
The Last Run - Crosscurrent - The Scorpio LettersJerry Goldsmith, Dave Grusin2007Compil.
Agents Très Spéciaux The Man From U.N.C.L.E / Annie Agent Très Spécial The Girl From U.N.C.L.EJerry Goldsmith, Dave Grusin2006Single
Lucas (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)Dave Grusin2006Album
The Best Of Dave GrusinDave Grusin2006Compil.
The YakuzaDave Grusin2005Album
A Story Of MusicDave Grusin2005Compil.
Now PlayingDave Grusin2004Album
Portrait Of Bill EvansEliane Elias, Dave Grusin, Herbie Hancock, Bob James, Brad Mehldau2004Album
SophisticatedDave Grusin2004Compil.
The Very Best OfDave Grusin2002Compil.
Dinner With FriendsDave Grusin2001Album
Μαγικές Ηχογραφήσεις Sheffield JazzDave Grusin, Don Randi And Quest, The Usual Suspects2001Compil.
Two WorldsLee Ritenour & Dave Grusin2000Album
Random Hearts (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)Dave Grusin1999Album
Priceless Jazz CollectionDave Grusin1998Compil.
Hope FloatsDave Grusin1998Album
Dave Grusin Presents West Side StoryDave Grusin1997Album
Peter GunnDave Grusin1997Single
Two For The Road (The Music Of Henry Mancini)Dave Grusin1997Album
Selena (Original Motion Picture Score)Dave Grusin1997Album
Water To Drink (Agua De Beber)Lee Ritenour & Dave Grusin1997Single
Mulholland Falls (Original MGM Motion Picture Soundtrack)Dave Grusin1996Album
The Cure (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)Dave Grusin1995Album
DragonflyGerry Mulligan Quartet With Special Guests Dave Grusin . Dave Samuels . John Scofield . Warren Vaché . Grover Washington, Jr.1995Album
The Orchestral AlbumDave Grusin1994Album
Homage To DukeDave Grusin1993Album
Live!Dave Grusin Presents GRP All-Star Big Band1993Album
The Firm (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)Dave Grusin1993Album
Live!Dave Grusin Presents GRP All-Star Big Band1993Album
An Interview With Dave GrusinDave Grusin1992Album
The Bonfire Of The VanitiesDave Grusin1991Album
Night-LinesDave Grusin1991Album
The Gershwin ConnectionDave Grusin1991Album
The Gershwin ConnectionDave Grusin1991Album
Havana (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)Dave Grusin1990Album
CollectionDave Grusin1989Compil.
Makin' WhoopeeMichelle Pfeiffer And Dave Grusin1989Single
MigrationDave Grusin1989Album
Sticks And StonesDave Grusin, Don Grusin1988Album
GRP Super LiveDave Grusin / Lee Ritenour / Chick Corea / Diane Schuur / Tom Scott1988Album
Don't Worry Baby / Tequila DreamsEverly Brothers With The Beach Boys / Dave Grusin Featuring Lee Ritenour1988Single
GRP Super LiveDave Grusin / Lee Ritenour / Chick Corea / Diane Schuur / Tom Scott1988Album
Theme From St. ElsewhereDave Grusin1987Single
CinemagicDave Grusin1987Album
グーニーズのテーマ = Theme From The Goonies™Dave Grusin1985Single
Live From The Record PlantLee Ritenour & Dave Grusin1985Album
Live From The Record PlantLee Ritenour, Dave Grusin1985Album
GRP Live In SessionDave Grusin / Lee Ritenour / Diane Schuur / Dave Valentin1985Album
GRP Live In SessionDave Grusin / Lee Ritenour / Diane Schuur / Dave Valentin1985Album
HarlequinDave Grusin / Lee Ritenour1985Album
Thankful N' ThoughtfulDave Grusin1984Album
GRP is Jazz Sampler VOL. 1Dave Grusin, Dave Valentin, Special EFX, Kevin Eubanks1984Compil.
Theme From St. ElsewhereDave Grusin1984Single
Count DownDave Grusin And The NY-LA Dream Band1983Album
TootsieStephen Bishop, Dave Grusin1983Single
It Might Be You (Theme From "Tootsie")Stephen Bishop / Dave Grusin1982Single
Tootsie - Original Motion Picture SoundtrackDave Grusin1982Album
She Could Be MineDave Grusin1982Single
Out Of The ShadowsDave Grusin1982Album
On Golden Pond (Music And Original Dialog From The Motion Picture Soundtrack)Dave Grusin1982Album
Dave Grusin And The N.Y. / L.A. Dream BandDave Grusin And The NY-LA Dream Band1982Album
It Might Be You (Theme From "Tootsie")Stephen Bishop, Dave Grusin1982Single
Rag BagDave Grusin1981Single
Live In JapanDave Grusin And The GRP All-Stars1980Album
No Problem / All About LoveSadao Watanabe With Eric Gale, Steve Gadd, Richard Tee, Anthony Jackson, Jeff Mironov, Dave Grusin, Ralph MacDonald, Jon Faddis And Tokyo Philharmonic Orchestra1980Album
A Flip Of The CoinDave Grusin & Stanley Turrentine1980Compil.
Mountain DanceDave Grusin1980Album
The Champ (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)Dave Grusin1979Album
If You Remember Me / Theme From "The Champ"Chris Thompson / Dave Grusin1979Single
The Electric Horseman (Music From The Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)Willie Nelson / Dave Grusin1979Album
Don't TouchDave Grusin1977Album
Bobby Deerfield (Music From The Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)Dave Grusin1977Album
One Of A KindDave Grusin1977Album
CataventoDave Grusin1977Album
Un Attimo Una VitaDave Grusin1977Album
Eric Theme SongJohn Savage, Dave Grusin1976Single
Discovered Again!Dave Grusin1976Album
Los Tres Dias Del CondorDave Grusin1976Single
3 Days Of The Condor (Original Soundtrack)Dave Grusin1975Album
エリックの青春 = Eric (Original Soundtrack)Dave Grusin1975Album
Condor! / Goodbye For CathyDave Grusin1975Single
W.W. And The Dixie Dancekings (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)Dave Grusin1975Album
CandyDave Grusin1970Single
500 Miles (Theme From Winning)Dave Grusin1969Single
Winning (Original Soundtrack Album)Dave Grusin1969Album
The Heart Is A Lonely Hunter: The Original Motion Picture Sound TrackDave Grusin1968Album
Candy (The Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)The Byrds And Steppenwolf, Dave Grusin1968Album
Name Of The Game / It Takes A ThiefDave Grusin1968Single
The Heart Is A Lonely HunterDave Grusin1968Single
The Graduate (Original Sound Track Recording)Simon & Garfunkel, Dave Grusin1968Album
Divorce American StyleDave Grusin1967Album
KaleidoscopeDave Grusin1965Album
Piano, Strings And MoonlightDave Grusin1963Single
Piano, Strings And MoonlightDave Grusin1963Single
What Is This Thing Called LoveDave Grusin1963Single
A Jazz Version Of The Broadway Hit "Subways Are For Sleeping"Dave Grusin1962Album
Piano, Strings And MoonlightDave Grusin1962Album
A Felicidade / If You Gotta Make A Fool Of SomebodyDave GrusinSingle
MP3 Collection NewDave GrusinAlbum
Harry And The Hendersons / The GooniesBruce Broughton / Dave GrusinAlbum
Soft And SweetDave GrusinAlbum
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