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Tim Ries

ss, fl, ts, *1959 US, Detroit
Musician / Composer / Arranger of Jazz

Tim Ries (né Timothy M. Ries; born 1959) is an American saxophonist, composer, arranger, band leader, and music educator at the collegiate/conservatory level. Ries is in his tenth year as a professor of jazz studies at the University of Toronto. His universe of work as composer, arranger, and instrumentalist ranges from rock to jazz to classical to experimental to ethno to fusions of respective genres thereof. His notable works with wide popularity include The Rolling Stone Project, a culmination of jazz arrangements of music by the Stones produced on two albums, the first in 2005 and the second in 2008.

  • Soprano sax
  • Flute
  • Tenor sax
  • Clarinet
  • Alto sax
  • Jazz
  • Rock
  • Classical
Popular Tracks   
No Expectation on Stones World by Tim Ries
Brown Sugar on Stones World by Tim Ries
Miss You on Stones World by Tim Ries
Baby Break It Down on Stones World by Tim Ries
Jumpin' Jack Flash on Stones World by Tim Ries
Hey Negrita on Stones World by Tim Ries
Fool To Cry on Stones World by Tim Ries
Under My Thumb on Stones World by Tim Ries
You Can't Always Get What You Want on Stones World by Tim Ries
Life Changes on Life Changes by Tim Ries

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Band Members

Title Artist Year Type
Heritage/Evolution - Volume 1PRISM Quartet Featuring Steve Lehman, David Liebman, Rudresh Mahanthappa, Greg Osby, Tim Ries, Miguel Zenon2015Album
Climate ChangeBéla Szakcsi Lakatos, Tim Ries, Robert Hurst, Rudy Royston2014Album
RajamaillaJemina & Selina Sillanpää & Tim Ries2012Album
Stones World (The Rolling Stones Project II)Tim Ries2008Album
The Rolling Stones ProjectTim Ries2005Album
Alternate SideTim Ries2001Album
Universal SpiritsTim Ries1998Album
Is That So?Franck Amsallem & Tim Ries1996Album
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