I worked with practically everybody in the business in all of the years in NBC, but I worked personally many years with people like Crosby and Sinatra, so of course that was a great ground school for me.
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I think my favorite experience is whatever I'm doing now.
I had had a classical education prior to that.
While there used to be one or two Pops orchestras, now there are all kinds...
That was probably the stamp that went into my mind, because I worked in television...
But I listen to everything, I listen to all artists that come along.
In a way, yes, because I was starting something fresh, and it was something totally...
We do a lot of light classical programming with that, too... obviously... a lot of...
I recorded with Sinatra, but the recording business is a very strange strata right now.
I grew up on film scores and scores from films.
We try to say it's creative and in a manner it is creative, but it...
Symphonic orchestras have almost become a glut in the market.
Although we are being presented in Carnegie Hall, we have to furnish a budget for...
I also work with the regular orchestras in Munich, Germany and other similar orchestras.
I listen to everything.
If you don't operate it as a business, you aren't going to be around very...
And then I went into television; and then television moved from the East Coast to...
I've watched the demise of the Hollywood orchestra, the house orchestras of the big studios.
Well, in our business, it's a very tough profession.
Then I went to radio with Sinatra and I watched that disappear.