Marty Paich

Martin Louis Paich (January 23, 1925 – August 12, 1995) was an American pianist, composer, arranger, record producer, music director, and conductor. As a musician and arranger he worked with jazz musicians Peggy Lee, Ella Fitzgerald, Stan Kenton, Art Pepper, Buddy Rich, Ray Brown, Shorty Rogers, Pete Rugolo, Ray Charles and Mel Tormé. His long association with Tormé included one of the singer's earliest albums, Mel Tormé and the Marty Paich Dek-Tette. Over the next three decades he worked with pop singers such as Andy Williams and Jack Jones and for film and television. He is the father of David Paich, a founding member of the rock band Toto.

Birth and Death Data: Born January 23, 1925 (Oakland), Died August 12, 1995 (Santa Ynez)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1952 - 1958

Roles Represented in DAHR: piano

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Recordings (Results 1-25 of 53 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Decca L 6940 11/24/1952 Oh so good Jerry Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, piano  
Decca L 6965 12/5/1952 Solid as a stonewall, Jackson Jerry Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, piano  
Decca L 7104 3/24/1953 And the bull walked around, olay Jerry Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, piano  
Decca L 7105 3/24/1953 Tompkins Cove Jerry Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, piano  
Decca L 7106 3/24/1953 One-stop boogie Jerry Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, piano  
Decca L 7166 4/27/1953 Pale moon (An Indian love song) Jerry Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, piano  
Decca L 7167 4/27/1953 Off the wall Jerry Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, piano  
Decca L 7168 4/27/1953 Later Jerry Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, piano  
Decca L 7481 11/30/1953 The creep Jerry Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, piano  
Decca L 7482 11/30/1953 Stop that dancing Jerry Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, piano  
Decca L 7483 11/30/1953 Oomp chuck Jerry Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, piano  
Decca L 7484 11/30/1953 Coronado cruise Jerry Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, piano  
Decca L 8058 12/16/1954 Mulliganesque John Graas instrumentalist, piano  
Decca L 8059 12/16/1954 6/4 and even John Graas instrumentalist, piano  
Decca L 8060 12/16/1954 My buddy-1 John Graas instrumentalist, piano  
Decca L 8105 1/8/1955 Rogeresque John Graas instrumentalist, piano  
Decca L 8106 1/8/1955 12th Street rag John Graas instrumentalist, piano  
Decca L 8240 3/17/1955 I'm forever counting geigers Melrose Avenue Conservatory Chamber Orchestra instrumentalist, piano  
Decca L 8241 3/17/1955 Id Melrose Avenue Conservatory Chamber Orchestra instrumentalist, piano  
Decca L 8242 3/18/1955 Skip to my loot Melrose Avenue Conservatory Chamber Orchestra instrumentalist, piano  
Decca L 8243 3/18/1955 Speak easy Melrose Avenue Conservatory Chamber Orchestra instrumentalist, piano  
Decca L 8899 1/9/1956 Allegretto John Graas Nonet instrumentalist, piano  
Decca L 8900 1/9/1956 Friar tuck John Graas Nonet instrumentalist, piano  
Decca L 8901 1/9/1956 Pick yourself up John Graas Nonet instrumentalist, piano  
Decca L 8902 1/9/1956 Le chasse John Graas Nonet instrumentalist, piano  
(Results 1-25 of 53 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Paich, Marty," accessed May 20, 2024, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/336093.

Paich, Marty. (2024). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved May 20, 2024, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/336093.

"Paich, Marty." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2024. Web. 20 May 2024.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/336093

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