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Video: Chris Botti feat David Foster – Summertime – YouTube

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[Video] Andrea Bocelli with David Foster – “Love in Portofino” – PBS Great Performances



Andrea Bocelli, the international superstar tenor returns to Great Performances once again to delight fans with Andrea Bocelli: Love in Portofino, a new concert special in which he puts classical music aside for an evening of international favorites inspired by the breathtaking coastal setting of Portofino, Italy.

The Italian fishing village and upmarket resort is noted for its picturesque harbor and frequent celebrity visitors, as demonstrated by a kaleidoscopic photo montage featuring screen legends Humphrey Bogart, Lauren Bacall, Eddie Fisher, Elizabeth Taylor, and current personalities ranging from Denzel Washington to Ellen DeGeneres.


With 16-time Grammy-winner David Foster...

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Andrea Bocelli with David Foster:” Love In Portofino” In Cinemas From February 14th

Andrea Bocelli:Love in Portofino

Andrea Bocelli: Love In Portofino In Cinemas From February 14th

Andrea Bocelli, the world’s most beloved tenor, is making his cinema debut this Valentine’s Day, as his new Love In Portofino concert is released for a limited engagement at cinemas around the world. Love In Portofino – which arrives in cinemas as Bocelli releases his new studio album, Passione – was recorded in August 2012 as Bocelli hosted an intimate and truly romantic outdoor concert in one of the most beautiful settings on earth. The cinema event also features a world exclusive interview with Bocelli filmed at his Italian home.
Playing to a specially invited audience at the Piazzetta in Portofino, Andrea Bocelli: Love In Portofino allows cine...

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Video: “Tiziano Ferro – Per Te (For You)

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David Foster Leads an Intimate Kennedy Center Gala




WASHINGTON — The lights were low in the concert hall of the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts on Sunday evening — except for a spotlight scouring the room in search of the elusive host of the spring gala. Moments before, a video reel had flashed clips of the No. 1 hits he has written or produced over nearly four decades in the music business, prompting applause, murmurs of recognition and even a little singing from those in the audience. In his introduction, the center’s chairman, David M. Rubenstein, had called him “the ultimate music man and the ultimate hit man.”

But where was the man of the evening, David Foster?

“I’m here!” he shouted from among the orchestra seats, breaking an aw...

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David Foster and Friends to Perform Benefit Concert for Hamilton High School’s Academy of Music



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Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) April 26, 2012

In celebration of its 25 year history of excellence in academic and performance arts instruction, the Academy of Music at Hamilton High School will host a benefit concert featuring legendary songwriter and producer David Foster entitled David Foster and Friends. The event will take place at the Norm Pattiz Concert Hall at Hamilton High School on Tuesday, May 8, 2012 and is open to the public. A reception will take place at 6:30pm and the performance begins at 8:00pm.

“The Academy of Music is a nationally recognized and award-winning school so it is fitting that a world renowned, award-winning producer comes together with us to celebrate 25 amazing years,” says Marlene Zuccaro, Director of the Academy of Music. “We are s...

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Video: “Per Te (For You)” (Chris Botti/David Foster/Tiziano Ferro)



New Chris Botti Album, Impressions, Featuring Herbie Hancock, Andrea Bocelli, Vince Gill, Mark Knopfler, David Foster and Caroline Campbell, is in stores.

Listen to the magnificent voice of Andrea Bocelli singing the brand new song,”Per Te (For You),” composed for the album by Botti, David Foster and Tiziano Ferro.






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New Chris Botti Album, Impressions, featuring David Foster Coming Tuesday, April 17, 2012



New Chris Botti Album, Impressions, Featuring Herbie Hancock, Andrea Bocelli, Vince Gill, Mark Knopfler, David Foster and Caroline Campbell, Coming Tuesday, April 17, 2012

NEW YORK, March 20, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — Trumpeter Chris Botti, the world’s largest selling jazz instrumentalist, will release his latest album, Impressions, on Columbia Records on April 17, 2012. A collection of songs and compositions expressing his love for rich, evocative melodies, the album showcases Botti among a high profile group of featured guests, including pianist/composer Herbie Hancock, tenor Andrea Bocelli, country singer Vince Gill, rock star Mark Knopfler, composer/pianist David Foster and violinist Caroline Campbell.

The colorful array of music Botti has selected for Impressions reaches across sty...

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Kennedy Center Spring Gala celebrates hitmaker David Foster



By Jacqueline Trescott – Washington Post

David Foster, a 16-time Grammy winner whose awards include Record of the Year for the late Whitney Houston’s “I Will Always Love You,” has worked with the best in the record business.
David Foster, the record producer will be celebrated at the Kennedy Center Spring Gala.

A few of those headliners will appear with the music producer and composer at the Kennedy Center Spring Gala, the center announced Thursday. The 20-year-old gala has had a variety of themes and the 2012 one is “An Evening with David Foster and Friends.”

Look for Barry Manilow, Chris Botti, Jewel and Peter Cincotti.

The funds raised at the gala support the center’s education and outreach programs and its performances. Tickets to attend the concert are $35-$150.


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David Foster joins LA TONIGHT with Roy Firestone on KCET



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Los Angeles Music Legends Bacharach, Botti, Warren and Tyrell Join LA Tonight with Roy Firestone on KCET
by Meghan Stettler –
on March 7, 2012 9:00 AM

New week of specials features Burt Bacharach, Chris Botti, Diane Warren and Steve Tyrell on the issues shaping their lives & music.

Tennis great Andre Agassi and famed choreographer Debbie Allen join Roy the following week, which includes an encore broadcast of an interview with hit-maker David Foster.

LOS ANGELES – MARCH 7, 2012 – KCET, the nation’s largest independent public television station serving Southern and Central California, is pleased to present L.A. Tonight with Roy Firestone...

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