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Herb Alpert

composer , painter , producer , recording artist

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.

Background

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.

Works

  • 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.

Membership

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

Connections

Married Sharon Mae Lubin, August 5, 1956 (divorced). Children: Dore, Eden. Married Lani Hall.