Thursday, January 22, 2009

The STRINGS of Philadelphia

Peter Humphreys, former recording engineer at Philly's legendary Sigma Sound Studios, talks about Don Renaldo and the Sound Of Philadelphia string arrangements. The string arrangements are what defined the classic Philadelphia sound for the OJays, MFSB, Billy Paul, and a laundry list of grammy winning artists. This excerpt is from the documentary "Philly Pop Music", a film by George Manney. History lesson right here...

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1 comment:

Statik (ill!) said...

Sweet. Can't wait to see the rest.