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Burt Bacharach Dead?


Date of Death: Death Not Confirmed
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Burt F. Bacharach ( /ˈbækəræk/ BAK-ə-rak; born May 12, 1928) is an American pianist, composer and music producer. He is known for his popular hit songs and compositions from the mid-1950s through the 1980s, with lyrics written by Hal David. Many of their hits were produced specifically for, and performed by, Dionne Warwick. Following on with the initial success of this collaboration, Bacharach went on to produce hits with Dusty Springfield, Bobbie Gentry, Jackie DeShannon and others. As of 2006, Bacharach had written 70 Top 40 hits in the U.S., and 52 Top 40 hits in the UK. Burt Bacharach was born in Kansas City, Missouri, but grew up in the Forest Hills section of New York City, graduating from Forest Hills High School in 1946. He is the son of Irma (née Freeman) and Bert Bacharach, a well-known syndicated newspaper columnist, and is of German-Jewish descent. Bacharach studied music at McGill University, under Helmut Blume, at the Mannes School of Music, and at the Music Academy of the West in Montecito, California. His composition teachers included Darius Milhaud, Henry Cowell, and Bohuslav Martinů. Following service in the Army, Bacharach worked as a pianist, both as a solo

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  • Patricia avatar Apr-19-2014, 04:34:28

    Ibland får jag ord, namn, bokstäver på hjärnan som andra får sånger eller melodislingor. Idag: Burt Bacharach.

  • necosei avatar Apr-19-2014, 04:14:27

    今日は「ALL KINDS OF PEOPLE〜love Burt Bacharach〜produced by JimO'Rourke」「FRANZ KAFKA'S AMERIKA/DCPRG」など聴きながら黙々と本を読んで過ごした。あっというまに6時だよ。ちょっと、ひといき。

  • Kartika Yulinda avatar Apr-19-2014, 03:56:32

    Sesuai tema cuaca hari ini ♫ Raindrops Keep Falling on My Head by Burt Bacharach & B.J. Thomas — https://t.co/huJhkg2571

  • Kwame Hibbert  avatar Apr-19-2014, 03:49:21

    Ladies and Gentlemen, Mr. Burt Bacharach. http://t.co/MIKveIiyE4

  • iTunes Music Genius avatar Apr-19-2014, 03:42:45

    The April Fools / Burt Bacharach http://t.co/WfQLqrdyIg #iTunes #iPhone #

  • Shamooda Amrelia avatar Apr-19-2014, 03:32:34

    A small town is a place where there is no place to go where you shouldn't. • Burt Bacharach

  • Fran Ramsay Snow avatar Apr-19-2014, 03:23:38

    Burt Bacharach? Q?

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  • Bo Andersson avatar Apr-19-2014, 02:34:33

    Weeping Willows Magnus Carlson Sveriges Burt Bacharach o Morrissey i samma person. Ja, det är en komplimang.

  • ã¨ãã¾ avatar Apr-19-2014, 01:22:43

    RT @import_cd: 『The Best of Burt Bacharach』Burt Bacharach 991円 http://t.co/S2dkQ0iBOQ

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