Al Schmitt Net Worth
Al Schmitt makes how much a year? For this question we spent 11 hours on research (Wikipedia, Youtube, we read books in libraries, etc) to review the post.
The main source of income: Musicians
Total Net Worth at the moment 2023 year – is about $149,8 Million.
Al Schmitt information Birth date: 1930-04-17 Birth place: Brooklyn, New York Profession:Music Department, Soundtrack, Sound Department
:How tall is Al Schmitt – 1,81m.
How much weight is Al Schmitt – 66kg
Al Schmitt is known for his work on Hope Floats (1998), Dune (1984) and FernGully: The Last Rainforest (1992).
Biography,Early careerSchmitt grew up in New York City. After serving in the U.S. Navy, he began working at Apex Recording Studios at the age of 19. In the late 1950s Schmitt moved to Los Angeles and became a staff engineer at Radio Recorders on Santa Monica Blvd in Hollywood. In the early 1960s he moved to RCA in Hollywood as a staff engineer. While at RCA he engineered albums for Henry Mancini, Cal Tjader, Al Hirt, Rosemary Clooney, Liverpool Five, The Astronauts, Sam Cooke (Bring It On Home to Me, Cupid, Another Saturday Night) in 1961. He also did a lot of motion picture scoring work for Alex North and Elmer Bernstein. In addition, Schmitt worked with Jascha Heifetzs Million Dollar Trio, which comprised Heifetz himself, Arthur Rubinstein on the piano, and Gregor Piatigorsky or Emanuel Feuermann on cello. Schmitt once stated that Mr. Heifetz was very temperamental in the Studio. He has also stated that Heifetz would have angry fits during recording sessions.From the mid-60s to presentIn 1966 Schmitt left RCA and became an independent producer. He produced albums for Jefferson Airplane, Eddie Fisher, Glenn Yarborough, Jackson Browne and Neil Young. In the mid 1970s he began spending more time engineering again, recording and mixing artists from Willy DeVille to Dr. John.Other career highlights include engineering both Frank Sinatra Duets albums, Ray Charles Genius Loves Company and some of Diana Kralls albums. Much of his work in the last few years has been with producer Tommy LiPuma. He has also recorded Sammy Davis, Jr., Natalie Cole, Thelonious Monk, Elvis Presley, Tony Bennett, Madonna, Michael Jackson, and many others.Most recently, in 2014, Schmitt worked on Bob Dylans album, Shadows in the Night, which was released on January 30, 2015.Capitol RecordsSince he moved to Hollywood, Schmitt has almost exclusively worked at Capitol Studios, with occasional sessions at United Recording Studios and EastWest Studios, formerly Western Recording. He made an advertisement for AMS Neves 88R console at Capitols Studio A, which currently holds an 88R.Schmitt has also appeared on the online internet television series Pensados Place, hosted by Dave Pensado and Herb Trawick. During one of the segments he mentioned that his favorite microphone is the Neumann U 67 tube (valve) condenser microphone, and explained that he uses the microphone on numerous sources.
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