New York (October 7, 2011)—This year’s AES Convention will host a special event as legendary singer Tony Bennett will be interviewed by renowned producer Phil Ramone and recording engineer/studio owner/co-producer, Dae Bennett.
To be held on Thursday, October 20, 2:30 – 4:00 pm, the discussion will cover the trio’s recent collaboration on Tony Bennett: Duets II. The just-released CD features Bennett performing 17 standards with such artists as Norah Jones, Sheryl Crow, Willie Nelson, Andrea Boccelli and, Lady Gaga.
The event will highlight the first day of the 4-day Audio Engineering Society Convention at New York City’s Jacob Javits Convention Center.
A star for over six decades, Tony Bennett has mined multiple gold records since the earliest days of his career. His signature songs range from “Rags To Riches” to “I left My Heart In San Francisco.”
With 14 Grammy Awards and countless industry honors to his credit, including a technical Grammy for a lifetime of innovative contributions to the recording industry, Phil Ramone is one of the world’s most prolific and pioneering producer/engineers. His credits include work with artists ranging from Frank Sinatra, Ray Charles, Paul Simon, Billy Joel and Bruce Springsteen to…Tony Bennett.
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