A full- time musician since age 17, Royce Campbell has now been a musician over 40 years. His talent became apparent early, and by age 21 he was touring with R&B legend Marvin Gaye. In 1975, Campbell began touring with award-winning film composer Henry Mancini, and he would remain with Mancini for 19 years. Campbell has released over 20 CD’s as leader or co-leader. Eleven consecutive CDs have made it onto the US national jazz radio charts, including four reaching the top ten.