Monday, May 6, 2013

Burt Bacharach at Barnes & Noble

NYC 5-6-13: Burt Bacharach appears at Barnes & Noble to promote his new book "Anyone Who Had a Heart: My Life and Music"

Burt F. Bacharach (born May 12, 1928) is an America music composer and producer known for his popular hit songs and compositions from the mid-1950s through the 1980s, with lyrics written by Hal David, as part of the duo Bacharach and 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.
Bacharach has written 73 Top 40 hits in the U.S. and has won 3 Academy Awards.
All photos © Derek Storm

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