Ben Sidran "the Ballad Of Tommy Lipuma", With Ashley Kahn at Rizzoli Bookstore

Ludovico Granvassu uploaded this event on March 8, 2020


Rizzoli Bookstore
1133 Broadway
New York, NY
(212) 759-2424


Sat, March 21, 2020
5:00 pm

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Join us for a presentation of Ben Sidran's forthcoming biography of legendary producer Tommy LiPuma (Barbra Streisand, Miles Davis, Bill Evans, George Benson), "The Ballad of Tommy LiPuma" in a book launch moderated by Grammy-award winning journalist Ashley Kahn.

The book will be released on May 5, but there will be exclusive, autographed pre-release copies for sale at the event. Space is limited. RSVP at [email protected]


Tommy LiPuma is one of America’s most successful and influential record producers whose work with seminal artists like Miles Davis, Diana Krall, Barbra Streisand, Rickie Lee Jones, George Benson, and Willie Nelson went on to sell over 75 million records. It’s a picaresque journey that opens with the murder of a man on a dirt path in Sicily and concludes with five trips up the Grammy red carpet. The Ballad of Tommy LiPuma is real-life Horatio Alger adventure storied with bootleggers, gangsters, artists, hipsters, set in a revolutionary time in the music industry that changed popular culture around the world. Finally, it’s a deeply personal account of how music saved one man’s life, and how he went on to affect the lives of millions of others....

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