Home About Music Photos Videos Bring’ Em Back! Shop Contact Home About Music Photos Videos Bring’ Em Back! Shop Contact ABOUT ME Pianist, electric bassist, and composer, Ron Paley formed the Ron Paley Big Band in 1976 after playing electric bass with the big bands of Buddy Rich and Woody Herman, with whom he recorded two CD’s. He also recorded two big band albums, a trio album, and, more recently, a solo piano album. The big band performed in concert with the Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra, and with the Royal Winnipeg Ballet, playing jazz arrangements of songs by Rogers and Hart for the Ballet “A Cinderella Story”.