Photos with Buddy Bregman
BiographyChicago, Illinois, USA
An internationally-known producer, director, writer, composer, conductor, arranger and musical director since the 1950s, Bregman has worked with many of the biggest names in the business. The Chicago-born Bregman attended UCLA after high school and, during his sophomore year, Lieber & Stoller wrote his first rock n' roll hit record, "I Need Your Lovin'". A producer by age 19, he went on to arrange and conduct music for double-platinum albums like Ella Fitzgerald's Cole Porter and Rodgers & Hart Songbooks, among many other American classics. He helped launch "the Verve", and served as the record company's head of A & R. Read more... later produced and directed TV and film in Europe, for both the BBC - where he produced 28 shows within the first two years, and the London Weekend ITV - where he served as Head of Entertainment.