Art Arriola, Trumpet, Trombone, French Horn, Cornet, Music Writer / Arranger / Producer
Certificates held: Entrepreneurship, Music Industry Entrepreneur (music copyright and publishing contracts), Audio Recording, Music Production, Rhetoric,
AA Degree in Liberal Arts, AAT in Communication Studies. Nominee for best trombone soloist at Reno Jazz Festival 1974. Trophy recipient for best local band in Oakland, CA 1976 while performing with Latin Band Alma Latina, lead by David Rangel. He has shared the stage with notable artists and groups such as Coke Escovedo, Pete and Juan Escovedo, Jorge Santana, Roger Glenn (of Cal Tjader fame), Joe Bataan, La Sonora Santanera, Little Joe y La Familia, Tierra, Banda Toro.
Career highlight is the recording of "Seven Gospel Classics in Jazz" released in June/1992. Movie soundtrack recording for remake of "The Cabinet of Doctor Caligari". 2013 collaboration with Mr. Rick Stevens (original vocalist of Tower of Power most known for the hit tune “You're Still a Young Man”) Art became the co-founder and Music Director for the group that eventually came to be known as “Rick Stevens & Love Power”.
Founder and CEO of Art Music and Promotion...a "one stop shop" where artists and musicians can record, duplicate and promote their musical works.
If you or someone you know is hosting an event and is looking for live music, Art Arriola & Friends can put together a custom show for the event. For any questions, please send an email;