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LiPuma, Tommy

LC control no.nr2003000254
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Personal name headingLiPuma, Tommy
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LocatedNew York (N.Y.)
Birth date1936-07-05
Death date2017-03-13
Field of activityArt--Collectors and collecting Sound recording industry
Profession or occupationArt--Collectors and collecting Sound recording executives and producers
Found inHigh notes of American modernism, c2002: t.p. (Tommy LiPuma; art collector) p. 9 (music industry producer and executive)
Los Angeles times WWW site, viewed Mar. 15, 2017 (in obituary dated Mar, 14, 2017: Tommy LiPuma, a high school dropout who became a Grammy-winning record producer and eventually ran the largest jazz label in the world, has died; he was 80; LiPuma was among a handful of music executives who helped shape and energize pop music in the '60s with record labels like Blue Thumb, A&M and Elektra; born July 5, 1936; LiPuma, who was living in New York at the time of his death Monday [Mar. 13, 2017], was also an avid modern art collector)