Ron Fattorusso

Saxophones, Flute

Ron studied music at the University of Miami playing in jazz and concert bands as well as classical ensembles & groups. He started his professional career in 1974 as a multi-instrumentalist (Alto, Tenor and Soprano saxes, flute and clarinet). By 1979 he had played for and performed with such stars as Bing Crosby, Shirley Bassey, Steve Lawrence, Edie Gorme, Hal Linden, Joan Rivers, Mitzi Gaynor, Julio Iglesias, Celia Cruz, Rodney Dangerfield, Milton Berle, Henny Youngman, Olga Guillo, Willie Chirino, Lissette, Lola Flores, Iris Chacon, Susy Leman, Robert Carlos, Tony Orlando & Dawn, Vicki Carr, Peter Allen and Eddie Arnold. By the 1980’s he backed up Desi Arnez, The Temptations and jazz giants Ira Sullivan, Joe Dirorio and Eddie Daniels. From 1981-83 Ron went on a ‘sold out’ concert tour’s with El Puma.

In 1980, while working as a musician, he opened a recording studio in South Florida (Star Track Recording). Having recorded countless talented musicians over a 20 year span, he has been able to use his experience and knowledge and apply it to his first solo jazz cd, Up All Night. Since the early 1990’s Ron has been working with pianist and founder of Secret Formula Records Gary Farr, performing and recording various jazz and commercial CD’s. Ron had 12 songs on NBC’s Weather Channel, international radio airplay and performed in front of thousands of fans at festivals and jazz clubs.

His new CD ‘Spirit’ was officially released in March 2013 however the record label pre-released two of his tracks in 2011 to NBC’s Weather channel for airing. “You’re Always Around’ and the title track ‘Spirit’ aired for several months.