Phil Ramone - Quotes

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Rudeness is something I just can't tolerate.

Rudeness is something I just can't tolerate.

You can only mentor somebody if they want to be. ---->>>

The record producer is the music world's equivalent of a film director. ---->>>

There's a lot about New York that is unique, and there's always a culture and a subculture going on everywhere. ---->>>

When you get to know an artist, you find out the things that have peeved them over the years, and it's generally the stuff that has to do with somebody not wanting to do things their way in the studio. ---->>>

I started playing the violin at age 3, and I was very fortunate because there were people who heard me who were influential in getting me auditions. By the time I was 7, I was playing concerts - it was just ridiculous. ---->>>

If an artist wants to work with me because they feel I've made some credible albums and there've been things that are long-lasting, it's because those artists took the time and we built an idea. ---->>>

If you follow anything that I've ever done, I never stick to one thing more than one year. I'm just afraid to get typecast. ---->>>


Nationality: South Afric
Born: 01-05, 1934
Die: 03-30, 2013
Occupation: Musician

Philip "Phil" Ramone (January 5, 1934 – March 30, 2013) was a South African-born American recording engineer, record producer, violinist and composer, who in 1958 co-founded A & R Recording, Inc., a recording studio with business partner Jack Arnold at 112 West 48th Street, New York, upstairs from the famous musicians' watering hole, Jim & Andy's, and several doors east of Manny's Music (wikipedia)