Versatility Is Key To Surviving Music Business, Says L.A. Composer"Versatility and adaptability are the master keys to surviving L.A.'s rigidly-competitive music industry," says Gary Stockdale, a veteran singer-songwriter, musician and composer.
Composer Michael Masser, Hit-Maker For Houston, Ross, Dies At 74Composer Michael Masser, who wrote and produced of some of Whitney Houston's biggest hits, has died. He was 74.
Jazz-Funk Pioneer Joe Sample Dies At 75Pianist and composer Joe Sample, a founding member of the genre-crossing Jazz Crusaders who helped pioneer the electronic jazz-funk fusion style, has died at age 75.
Award-Winning Bassist, Composer Nathan East Discusses His Debut Solo AlbumAward-winning bassist and composer, Nathan East, stopped by KCAL9 Tuesday to tell viewers about his debut solo album.
'Chorus Line' Composer Marvin Hamlisch Dead At 68"Chorus Line" and "Sting" composer Marvin Hamlisch has died at the age of 68.
Legendary Composer Hal David Gets Walk Of Fame Star At 90It's unlikely you can go an entire day without hearing a Hal David song. And you have surely sung his songs in the car or in the shower.
‘The Color Purple' Composer Fred Steiner Dies At 88Fred Steiner, a television and film music composer who penned the theme for the "Perry Mason" TV series and was one of the composers of the Oscar-nominated score for "The Color Purple" has died.
'Lonely Boy' Composer Andrew Gold Dies In Encino At 59Andrew Gold, a singer, musician and composer whose songs included the 1977 hit "Lonely Boy," has died. He was 59.
'Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas' Songwriter Dies At 96Hugh Martin, the composer-songwriter whose works included "Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas" and "The Trolley Song," died Friday. He was 96.