CD ALBUM COVERS

Adelante - 1999

 

Carlos Lomas posed for this painting in Rhys' Santa Fe, NM art studio in 1998. He is a Flamenco guitarist based in northern New Mexico. He and his late wife Gioia Tama for more than three decades were influential teachers and proponents of classic flamenco music and dance.

Al Momento - 2009

 

Carlos Lomas chose this oil painting Rhys had created of him to adom the cover of the re-release of his 2004 CD, 'Al Momento'.

Hot Classicism - 2016

 

“Hot Classicism”, a 2016 release by Kris Tokarski, features three Rhys drawings, two of which (of Kris Tokarski and Andy Schumm) were created live at Snug Harbor and the third, of Hal Smith performing with Kris and Andy at the Old U.S. Mint, came from a photo by Don Keller.

Word Shadows & Ghost Notes - 2015

 

The musician, Andy J. Forest, posted for this 36"x36" Oil on Linen painting in Rhys' French Quarter art studio between January and May 2015.

 

Visit Andy J. Forest's website for CD and performance information.

Blue Turning Grey - 2013

 

For the cover art of this New Orleans Jazz Vipers release, the band commissioned Rhys to create a drawing of the band performing at the Spotted Cat.

 

Visit the New Orleans Jazz Viper's website for CD and performance information.

New Orleans Rendezvous - 2015

 

A Rhys composite drawing from old photos graces this G.S.Buck Foundation release of 1990s recordings by Evan Christopher, Koen de Cauter and David Paquette.

 

Visit the Foundation's Jazzology Records website for CD information.

Seva Venet - 2014

 

For the cover of 'Revisiting New Orleans String Bands', Seva Venet commissioned this Rhys drawing utilizing a circa 1890's photograph of a string band to create the image.

 

Visit the Seva Venet website for CD and performance information.

City of Timbres - 2015

 

This new CD's musicians Aurora Nealand and Tom McDermott are featured in a Rhys drawing on the back cover.

 

Visit Tom's McDermott's website for CD and performance information.

In My Father's House - 2016

 

The drawings featured on the cover and sprinkled throughout Antoine Diel and Sam Kuslan's 2016 release "In My Father's House" were created during the course of several very intense weeks. Rhys was honored to be invited to draw the musicians during rehearsals, during performances, and finally during the recording sessions at Esplanade Studios.

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Albanie Falleta • Alfred Jordan • Allen Toussaint • Andy J Forest • Antoine Diel • Ashley Shebankareh

Ashlin Parker • Aurora Nealand • Aya Takazawa • Barry Kaiser • Barnabus Jones • Barry Stephenson

Belinda Moody • Ben Jaffe • Benji Bohannon • Ben Polcer • Bill Malchow • Bleu Orleans • Brian O'Connell

Bruce Brackman • Bryce Eastwood • Cassidy Holden • Charles Neville • Charlie Gabriel • Charlie Halloran

Charmaine Neville • Clint Maedgen • Clive Wilson • Craig Flory • Charlie Fardella • Chris Christy

Christian Scott • Corey Henry • Daniel Schroeder • Danny Abel • Darryl "Dancing Man 504" Young

Darrell Lavigne • Davell Crawford • David Boeddinghaus • David Boswell • David Harris • David Torkanowsky

Denzel • Derek Douget • Derrick Tabb • Detroit Brooks • Dominic Grillo • Dominic Minix • Don Vappie

Donald Harrison, Jr. • Dr. Michael White • Earl Bonie • Eileina Dennis • Emily Estrella • Ellis Marsalis

Erica Falls • Erika Lewis • Ernie Elly • Esther Rose • Evan Christopher • Freddie Lonzo • Geoff Clapp

Germaine Bazzle • Glen David Andrews • Grayson Hackelman • Gregg Stafford • Gregory Agid

Hal Smith • Henry Butler • Herlin Riley • Honey Savage • Ike Stubblefield • James Singleton

James Williams • Jasen Weaver • Jason Butler • Jason Jurzak • Jason Marsalis • Jason Lawrence

Jeffrey Hills • Jeff "Tain" Watts • Jelly Roll Justice • Jesse McBride • Joe Braun • Joe Lastie Jr • John Boutte

John Doyle • John Michael Bradford • John Parker • John Rodli • John Royen • John Zarsky • Jon Gross

Josh Gouzy • Judith Owen • Julian Addison • Julius McKee • Kayte Abaffy • Kenny Claiborne • Kevin Louis

Kitt Lough • Kris Tokarsky • Kristina Morales • Kyle Roussel • Larry Siebirth • Lars Edegran

Leon "Kid Chocolate" Brown • Leroy Jones • Leslie Martin • Lionel Ferbos • Louis Ford • Lucien Barbarin

Lynell • Marla Dixon • Mario Abney • Mark Braud • Matt Bell • Matt Johnson • Matt Rhody

Maurice "Mobetta" Brown • Meghan Stewart • Meschiya Lake • Michael Gunnar Fulton • Michael Ward-Bergeman

Michael Watson • Miles Berry • Monty Alexander Morgan Stewart • Nate Lambertson • Nicholas Payton

Norbert Susemihl • Orange Kellin • Pat Casey • Patrice Rushen • Peter Loggins • Renard Poche • Rex Gregory

Rick Trolsen • Ricio Fruge • Rickie Monie • Ricky Sebastian • Robert Snow • Robin Rapuzzi • Roland Guerin

Ronell Johnson • Ruby Friedman • Russell Ramirez • Salvatore Geloso • Sam Friend • Sam Kuslan • Sarah McCoy

Seva Venet • Shamar Allen • Shannon Powell •Shaye Cohn •Shea Pierre • Slip Thomas • Miss Sophie Lee

St Louis Slim • Stafford Agee • Stephanie Jordan • Stephen J Gladney • Stephen R Gordon • Steve Masakowski

Steven Pistorius • Stanton Moore • Tim Laughlin • Todd Budick • Tom McDermott • Tommy Sancton • Tom Saunders

Tom Worrell • Topsy Chapman • Uncle Lionel Batiste • Van Dyke Parks • Vincent Archer • Walter Harris

Walter Lundy • "Washboard Chaz" Leary • Wes Anderson • Wess "Warmdaddy" Anderson • Will Smith

Albanie Falleta • Alfred Jordan • Allen Toussaint • Andy J Forest • Antoine Diel • Ashley Shebankareh

Ashlin Parker • Aurora Nealand • Aya Takazawa • Barry Kaiser • Barnabus Jones • Barry Stephenson

Belinda Moody • Ben Jaffe • Benji Bohannon • Ben Polcer • Bill Malchow • Bleu Orleans • Brian O'Connell

Bruce Brackman • Bryce Eastwood • Cassidy Holden • Charles Neville • Charlie Gabriel • Charlie Halloran

Charmaine Neville • Clint Maedgen • Clive Wilson • Craig Flory • Charlie Fardella • Chris Christy

Christian Scott • Corey Henry • Daniel Schroeder • Danny Abel • Darryl "Dancing Man 504" Young

Darrell Lavigne • Davell Crawford • David Boeddinghaus • David Boswell • David Harris • David Torkanowsky

Denzel • Derek Douget • Derrick Tabb • Detroit Brooks • Dominic Grillo • Dominic Minix • Don Vappie

Donald Harrison, Jr. • Dr. Michael White • Earl Bonie • Eileina Dennis • Emily Estrella • Ellis Marsalis

Erica Falls • Erika Lewis • Ernie Elly • Esther Rose • Evan Christopher • Freddie Lonzo • Geoff Clapp

Germaine Bazzle • Glen David Andrews • Grayson Hackelman • Gregg Stafford • Gregory Agid

Hal Smith • Henry Butler • Herlin Riley • Honey Savage • Ike Stubblefield • James Singleton

James Williams • Jasen Weaver • Jason Butler • Jason Jurzak • Jason Marsalis • Jason Lawrence

Jeffrey Hills • Jeff "Tain" Watts • Jelly Roll Justice • Jesse McBride • Joe Braun • Joe Lastie Jr • John Boutte

John Doyle • John Michael Bradford • John Parker • John Rodli • John Royen • John Zarsky • Jon Gross

Josh Gouzy • Judith Owen • Julian Addison • Julius McKee • Kayte Abaffy • Kenny Claiborne • Kevin Louis

Kitt Lough • Kris Tokarsky • Kristina Morales • Kyle Roussel • Larry Siebirth • Lars Edegran

Leon "Kid Chocolate" Brown • Leroy Jones • Leslie Martin • Lionel Ferbos • Louis Ford • Lucien Barbarin

Lynell • Marla Dixon • Mario Abney • Mark Braud • Matt Bell • Matt Johnson • Matt Rhody

Maurice "Mobetta" Brown • Meghan Stewart • Meschiya Lake • Michael Gunnar Fulton • Michael Ward-Bergeman

Michael Watson • Miles Berry • Monty Alexander Morgan Stewart • Nate Lambertson • Nicholas Payton

Norbert Susemihl • Orange Kellin • Pat Casey • Patrice Rushen • Peter Loggins • Renard Poche • Rex Gregory

Rick Trolsen • Ricio Fruge • Rickie Monie • Ricky Sebastian • Robert Snow • Robin Rapuzzi • Roland Guerin

Ronell Johnson • Ruby Friedman • Russell Ramirez • Salvatore Geloso • Sam Friend • Sam Kuslan • Sarah McCoy

Seva Venet • Shamar Allen • Shannon Powell •Shaye Cohn •Shea Pierre • Slip Thomas • Miss Sophie Lee

St Louis Slim • Stafford Agee • Stephanie Jordan • Stephen J Gladney • Stephen R Gordon • Steve Masakowski

Steven Pistorius • Stanton Moore • Tim Laughlin • Todd Budick • Tom McDermott • Tommy Sancton • Tom Saunders

Tom Worrell • Topsy Chapman • Uncle Lionel Batiste • Van Dyke Parks • Vincent Archer • Walter Harris

Walter Lundy • "Washboard Chaz" Leary • Wes Anderson • Wess "Warmdaddy" Anderson • Will Smith