My tour of Western Canada has been rescheduled to out of an abundance of caution. Please hold on to your tickets…. Creator and innovator, musician and producer, artist, and philanthropist, Herb Alpert is a man with a profound passion. Born in Los Angeles, the future trumpeter came of age in a house filled with music. At the age of eight, he was drawn to the trumpet in a music appreciation class in his elementary school. Years ago, when the arts programs were cut out of our public schools, so many kids stopped having that kind of opportunity.
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He is an artist who paints and sculpts abstract expressionist works and is a philanthropist with his wife, Lani Hall , through the Herb Alpert Foundation. His career as a musician includes recording five No. He has sold 72 million records worldwide. Billboard Hot pop chart as both a vocalist " This Guy's in Love with You ", and an instrumentalist " Rise ", Alpert was born into a family of musicians. His father, although a tailor by trade, was also a talented mandolin player. His mother taught violin at a young age, and his older brother, David, was a talented young drummer. Acquiring an early wire recorder in high school, he experimented on this crude equipment. After graduating from Fairfax High School in , he joined the United States Army and frequently performed at military ceremonies.