Recording Academy to Honor Creators of Les Misérables, Ashford & Simpson, Joshua Bell, Melissa Etheridge and Trey Songz
09 May 2013
Recipients of the New York Recording Academy Honors include Grammy-winning Les Misérables creatorsAlain Boublil, Herbert Kretzmer and Claude-Michel Schönberg, songwriters Ashford & Simpson, Grammy-winning violinist Joshua Bell, Grammy-winning artist Melissa Etheridge and R&B singer/songwriter Trey Songz.
The recipients will be honored at a gala event June 25 at 6 PM in Manhattan. Tribute presentations with celebrity presenters and performers will be part of the evening. The event will support the Chapter's ongoing advocacy, education and professional development programs.
The Recording Academy Honors were established to celebrate outstanding individuals whose work embodies excellence and integrity and who have improved the environment for the creative community.
Tickets to the event can be purchased by calling (212) 245-5440 and more information about the Academy can be found at grammys.com.
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