Tuesday, 04 April 2017 08:52

Producer Tommy Li Puma's Musical Legacy

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Last month, jazz and pop record producer Tommy Li Puma, a Cleveland native and former barber died at 80 in New York City. LiPuma, who began in record marketing, moved to production in 1965 when he worked at Liberty Records. You can read the details of his life in this extensive New York Times obituary by Ben Sisario. These clips show his legacy from his first production to near the end.

Published in Get Rhythm