Al Schmitt

  1. Neil Young Honored at Grammy Producers & Engineers Wing Event

    January 22, 2014 3:24 PM EST Legendary rock musician Neil Young was celebrated Tuesday night by the producers and engineers wing of the Recording Academy. Young, 68, received his award on stage during the group's seventh annual Grammy week celebration at The Village, a h ...

  2. Phil Ramone Remembered by Studio Colleagues Bob Ludwig, Al Schmitt, Frank Filipetti (Updated)

    March 31, 2013 12:21 AM EDT Producers, engineers, and other audio professionals who worked with Phil Ramone, who passed away Saturday morning , remember his love of music, his pursuit of excellence, his sense of humor, his soothing presence, and his uncanny ability to sta ...

  3. 2013 Grammy Week Parties: All The Sights, Sounds, Hotspots

    February 05, 2013 2:50 PM EST Pre-parties, afterparties, brunches, dinners, galas galore -- it's the music industry's week to shine. Here's a roundup of everything we know about that's going on (that we're allowed to write about, anyway). Caveat empt ...

  4. L.A. Reid to Be Honored at Pre-Grammy Gala; Quincy Jones and Al Schmitt at P&E Wing Event

    December 18, 2012 11:30 AM EST Clive Davis and the Recording Academy will present the annual Pre-Grammy Gala on Saturday, Feb. 9, at The Beverly Hilton in Beverly Hills, Calif., the evening before the 55th Annual Grammy Awards, the Academy announced this morning. As part of the ...

  5. Backbeat: 'Voice' Finalist Chris Mann Squirms (Needlessly) as Paul Anka Hears His Version of 'My Way'

    August 29, 2012 1:47 PM EDT From left: Chris Mann, Susan Markheim, Paul Anka, Joel McNeely, Ron Fair at Conway Studios in Los Angeles. Paul Anka visited Conway Studios Monday to hear Chris Mann 's new version of his song "My Way" for which he recently revised ...

  6. Backbeat: Jimmy Iovine Honored by Dr. Dre, Stevie Nicks, Mary J. Blige, Many More at Grammy P&E Event

    February 09, 2012 9:15 AM EST From left: Producer Jimmy Jam, Recording Academy President/CEO Neil Portnow, and Jimmy Iovine attend the 5th annual Producers & Engineers Wing Event honoring Iovine at The Village Recording Studios in L.A. (Photo by Michael Kovac/WireImage) Th ...

  7. Studio Monitor

    January 13, 2005 12:00 AM EST Engineer Al Schmitt gets an opportunity to add to his trophy collection, earning five nominations for the 47th annual Grammy Awards. Read Chris Walsh's column. Engineer Al Schmitt gets an opportunity to add to his trophy collection, earning f ...

  8. Monheit Inks With Sony Classical

    February 17, 2004 12:00 AM EST Jane Monheit has signed with Sony Classical. The 26-year-old jazz singer is recording an album for a fall release. The set will be prodcued by Al Schmitt (Barbra Streisand, Celine Dion, Diana Krall, J Jane Monheit has signed with Sony Classical. T ...