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HERB ALPERT


BIO: Herbert "Herb" Alpert (born March 31, 1935) is an American musician most associated with the group variously known as Herb Alpert & the Tijuana Brass, Herb Alpert's Tijuana Brass or TJB. He is also a recording industry executive — he is the "A" of A&M Records (a recording label he and business partner Jerry Moss founded and eventually sold). Alpert's musical accomplishments include five number one hits, twenty-eight albums on the Billboard charts, eight Grammy Awards, fourteen Platinum albums and fifteen Gold albums. As of 1996, Alpert had sold 72 million albums worldwide.

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HERB ALPERT Releases New Song 'Dance With Me' Photo HERB ALPERT Releases New Song 'Dance With Me'
by TV News Desk - April 23, 2021

Over 20,000 viewers tuned in to the world premiere screening across 3 platforms - Facebook, YouTube and Twitter. The global LIVE event featured a Q&A with Herb Alpert and director John Scheinfeld moderated by the Grammy Museum’s Artistic Director Scott Goldman....
HERB ALPERT Releases New Song 'Zoo Train 21' Photo HERB ALPERT Releases New Song 'Zoo Train 21'
by TV News Desk - March 26, 2021

The global LIVE event featured a Q&A with Herb Alpert and director John Scheinfeld moderated by the Grammy Museum’s Artistic Director Scott Goldman and opened with well wishes from some of Herb’s illustrious friends including Lionel Richie, Herbie Hancock, Billy Bob Thornton and more....
The ASCAP Foundation Announces 2021 HERB ALPERT YOUNG JAZZ COMPOSER AWARD Recipients Photo The ASCAP Foundation Announces 2021 HERB ALPERT YOUNG JAZZ COMPOSER AWARD Recipients
by TV News Desk - March 08, 2021

It carries the name of the great trumpeter and ASCAP member Herb Alpert in recognition of The Herb Alpert Foundation’s multi-year financial commitment to the program. The recipients, who receive cash awards, are selected through a juried national competition....
ASCAP Foundation Honors Goes Virtual Photo ASCAP Foundation Honors Goes Virtual
by TV News Desk - December 08, 2020

With presentations from living rooms and home studios around the country, The ASCAP Foundation will virtually host The ASCAP Foundation Honors 2020 in recognition of this year’s remarkable young award winners....
Lakeshore Records to Release 'Sally Stevens Sings - Jean-Michel Bernard Plays' Photo Lakeshore Records to Release 'Sally Stevens Sings - Jean-Michel Bernard Plays'
by TV News Desk - December 03, 2020

Lakeshore Records is set to release Sally Stevens Sings--Jean-Michel Bernard Plays digitally on December 4.   ...
The Jazz Foundation of America Presents BIRD CALLS Livestream Concert Celebrating Cha Photo The Jazz Foundation of America Presents BIRD CALLS Livestream Concert Celebrating Charlie Parker
by BWW News Desk - December 01, 2020

The Jazz Foundation of America will continue its fundraising efforts on behalf of musicians affected by the pandemic, with “BIRD CALLS,” on Thursday, December 10th, a livestream concert celebrating the centennial of saxophonist, composer, and legendary musical innovator Charlie “Yardbird” Parker....
The Jazz Foundation Of America Celebrates Charlie Parker With All-Star Streaming Fund Photo The Jazz Foundation Of America Celebrates Charlie Parker With All-Star Streaming Fundraiser
by BWW News Desk - November 20, 2020

The Jazz Foundation of America, the 31-year-old New York-based non-profit serving the jazz community, will continue its fundraising efforts on behalf of musicians affected by the pandemic with “Bird Calls,” a glittering December 10 livestream celebrating the centennial birthday of alto saxophonist C...
LA Millennial Crooner Luke Carlsen Debuts Jazz Single 'What'll I Do' Photo LA Millennial Crooner Luke Carlsen Debuts Jazz Single 'What'll I Do'
by BWW News Desk - October 16, 2020

During the pandemic, millions of people stayed home wondering what to do. LA-based millennial crooner Luke Carlsen used his time sheltering in place to record his first album (title TBA), which includes his debut single 'What'll I Do.'...
HERB ALPERT IS... Documentary Will Premiere Oct. 1 Photo HERB ALPERT IS... Documentary Will Premiere Oct. 1
by TV News Desk - September 29, 2020

This Thursday, October 1st, preeminent global theatrical distributor Abramorama will host the world premiere of the documentary Herb Alpert Is......
Billie Eilish And FINNEAS Set To Appear On GRAMMY Museum's New Official Online Stream Photo Billie Eilish And FINNEAS Set To Appear On GRAMMY Museum's New Official Online Streaming Service COLLECTION
by TV News Desk - September 10, 2020

The GRAMMY Museum® announced today that Billie Eilish and FINNEAS are set to appear on COLLECTION:livea??....
Documentary 'Herb Alpert Is...' Set For World Premiere 10/1, Career-Spanning Audio Bo Photo Documentary 'Herb Alpert Is...' Set For World Premiere 10/1, Career-Spanning Audio Boxed Set Out 10/2
by BWW News Desk - August 17, 2020

The global event will take place via Facebook LIVE and will feature a Q&A with Herb Alpert and director John Scheinfeld moderated by the Grammy Museum’s Artistic Director Scott Goldman immediately following....
GRAMMY Museum Restructures Organization To Expand Music Education And Digital Initiat Photo GRAMMY Museum Restructures Organization To Expand Music Education And Digital Initiatives
by TV News Desk - July 23, 2020

The GRAMMY Museum® today announced a senior staff reorganization, including the creation of three key senior leadership positions: Vice President of Finance and Administration; Vice President of Education for GRAMMY In The Schools®; and Vice President of Artist Relations, Programs, and Content...
Jazz Foundation of America Announces '#TheNewGig' To Benefit Its Musicians' Emergency Photo Jazz Foundation of America Announces '#TheNewGig' To Benefit Its Musicians' Emergency Fund
by TV News Desk - May 07, 2020

Seeking to address widespread financial need in the musical community following the shuttering of live performances amid the international health emergency, the Jazz Foundation of America will present a star-studded online video concert '#TheNewGig' benefiting its COVID-19 Musicians' Emergency Fund ...
Jazz Foundation Of America Presents Online Concert #THENEWGIG For Musicians' Emergenc Photo Jazz Foundation Of America Presents Online Concert #THENEWGIG For Musicians' Emergency Fund, Featuring Jon Batiste, Elvis Costello, Sheryl Crow, and More!
by BWW News Desk - May 07, 2020

Seeking to address widespread financial need in the musical community following the shuttering of live performances amid the international health emergency, the Jazz Foundation of America will present a star-studded online video concert '#TheNewGig' benefiting its COVID-19 Musicians' Emergency Fund ...
ASCAP Foundation Announces 2020 Herb Alpert Young Jazz Composers Photo ASCAP Foundation Announces 2020 Herb Alpert Young Jazz Composers
by TV News Desk - February 26, 2020

The ASCAP Foundation has announced the recipients of the 2020 Herb Alpert Young Jazz Composer Awards. The program was established in 2002 to encourage young gifted jazz composers up to the age of 30. It carries the name of the great trumpeter and ASCAP member Herb Alpert in recognition of The Herb A...
UCLA American Jewish Music Festival is Next Sunday, March 1 Photo UCLA American Jewish Music Festival is Next Sunday, March 1
by TV News Desk - February 20, 2020

The Lowell Milken Fund for American Jewish Music at The UCLA Herb Alpert School of Music proudly presents the first-ever UCLA American Jewish Music Festival. In line with the festival's theme “Music Crossing Boundaries”, the diverse lineup of artists explores a breadth of musical styles, all of whic...
Natalie Merchant, Francisco Núñez and More Celebrated at ASCAP Foundation Honors Photo Natalie Merchant, Francisco Núñez and More Celebrated at ASCAP Foundation Honors
by TV News Desk - December 11, 2019

Renowned music creators and up-and-coming talent gathered together to celebrate the humanitarian accomplishments of some of ASCAP's most influential members while recognizing the next generation of music creators at the 2019 ASCAP Foundation Honors tonight at Jazz at Lincoln Center's Frederick P. Ro...
Carrington MacDuffie Releases Her Take on 'Blue Christmas' Photo Carrington MacDuffie Releases Her Take on 'Blue Christmas'
by TV News Desk - November 29, 2019

Veteran indie singer songwriter Carrington MacDuffie introduces her punk rock-infused rendition of a classic holiday hit, “Blue Christmas” today. She's also planning to release a new concept video for her take on the vintage holiday tune, which will visually portray her unique approach to music and ...