Larry Fallon

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Larry Fallon
Birth nameLawrence James Freaso
Born(1936-09-08)September 8, 1936
DiedJune 2, 2005(2005-06-02) (aged 68)
Hoboken, New Jersey, U.S.
Occupation(s)Music director, record producer

Larry Fallon (born Lawrence James Freaso; September 8, 1936 – June 2, 2005) was an American composer, arranger and record producer.


Fallon's arranger credits include Van Morrison's Astral Weeks, Nico's Chelsea Girl, Jimmy Cliff's Wonderful World, Beautiful People, the Rolling Stones' "Gimme Shelter" and Gil Scott-Heron's Bridges. He played the distinctive harpsichord arrangement on Morrison's "Cyprus Avenue". He also arranged horns and strings on the Looking Glass's first album, Looking Glass. He co-wrote Traffic's "Shanghai Noodle Factory."

Fallon died in Hoboken, New Jersey, at the age of 68.[1][2]


  1. ^ "Larry Fallon Musical Director". Variety. June 14, 2005. ISSN 0042-2738.
  2. ^ "Larry Fallon Obituary". The New York Times. June 2, 2005.

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