The Deep Dive podcast goes behind the curtain of the music industry with hosts Paul "Pappy" Middleton, grammy award-winning producer and sound engineer known for his 30 years with Bonnie Raitt, and his work with artists such as Erika Badu, Julio Iglesias, and many others, and Mav Traxx, musician, producer, and talent development guru.
In Episode 1 of the Deep Dive, Pappy sits down with Larry Spencer, professional trumpet player and Director of Dallas's Rock Ridge Big Band.
Mr. Spencer has performed with Henry Mancini, Nelson Riddle, Bob Hope, Andy Williams, Ella Fitzgerald, Mel Tormé, Tony Bennett, Rosemary Clooney, Lou Rawls, Cab Calloway, Billy Eckstine, and Joe Williams, among others. More recent performances include appearances with Natalie Cole, Ray Charles, Rita Moreno, Toni Tenille, Marvin Hamlisch, Reba McIntyre, and Frank Sinatra.
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