In 1976 he assembled the group Rubisa Patrol, recording three albums with them by 1978. He also has recorded a number of solo piano albums, the first of which, "The Eccentricities Of Earl Dant", was released by 1750 Arch Street Records in 1977. His 1987 album "Hardball!" was nominated for a Grammy Award.
Lande has also collaborated with Mark Isham (formerly with Rubisa Patrol), Dave Samuels, Mark Miller, Nguyên Lê and Paul McCandless. He also has appeared as a guest pianist and/or drummer on numerous jazz albums.