logo logo

Herb Alpert

Herb Alpert, American composer, recording artist, producer, painter. Recipient Lifetime Achievement award, Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, 2006. Founder Herb Alpert Foundation; Member of California Horse Racing Board.


  • Alpert, Herb was born on March 31, 1935 in Los Angeles, California, United States. Son of Louis and Tillie (Goldberg) Alpert.

  • Career

    • Co-owner, founder Agricultural and Mechanical Record Company, 1962-1994, Rondor Music International, since 1994.


    • Band leader, trumpeter, arranger producer music group Herb Alpert & The Tijuana Brass, 34 recordings including The Lonely Bull, Whipped Cream & Other Delights, Going Places, Rise, Under A Spanish Moon, Colors, 1999 (14 Platinum recordings, 15 gold recordings, 7 Grammy awards). Producer Broadway shows, including Angels in America, Jelly's Last Jam, Seven Guitars.


    Founder Herb Alpert Foundation. Member of California Horse Racing Board.


    • Married Sharon Mae Lubin, August 5, 1956 (divorced). Children: Dore, Eden. Married Lani Hall.
    Herb Alpert
    See on larger map
    • 1962 - 1994