He worked with the Grateful Dead on the theme music for the 1985 TV show The New Twilight Zone, and with Mickey Hart on the score for the show. He was a director of The Recording Academy, and did the sound design for several of the Grammy Awards. Discography Main studio, live and compilation releases 1968 - Soul Grooving - Merl Saunders Trio and Big Band 1972 - Heavy Turbulence - with Tom Fogerty 1973 - Fire Up - with Tom Fogerty and Jerry Garcia 1973 - Live at the Keystone - with Jerry Garcia, John Kahn & Bill Vitt 1974 - Merl Saunders 1976 - You Can Leave Your Hat On - with Aunt Monk 1979 - Do I Move You 1982 - San Francisco After Dark 1988 - Meridien Dreams 1988 - Keystone Encores Vol. 1 - with Jerry Garcia, John Kahn & Bill Vitt 1988 - Keystone Encores Vol. 2 - with Jerry Garcia, John Kahn & Bill Vitt 1988 - Live at the Keystone Vol.
1 - with Jerry Garcia, John Kahn & Bill Vitt 1988 - Live at the Keystone Vol. 2 - with Jerry Garcia, John Kahn & Bill Vitt Feelings 1990 - Blues From The Rainforest - with the Rainforest Band 1991 - Save The Planet So We'll Have Someplace To Boogie 1992 - Fire Up Plus - with Jerry Garcia, John Kahn, Tom Fogerty and Ron Tutt 1993 - It's In The Air 1995 - Still Having Fun 1997 - Keepers - Merl Saunders and Friends 1998 - Fiesta Amazonica 1998 - The Twilight Zone (Vol. 1): Original Soundtrack from the TV series - Grateful Dead & Merl Saunders 1998 - Merl Saunders Live With His Funky Friends 2000 - Struggling Man - Merl Saunders & His Funky Friends 2004 - Still Groovin' 2004: Keystone Berkeley: September 1, 1974 with Jerry Garcia 2006: Well-Matched: The Best of Merl Saunders & Jerry Garcia (Fantasy) Read more on Last.fm. User-contributed text is available under the Creative Commons By-SA License; additional terms may apply..
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