Lyricist Hal david 1921-2012
11/30/99 12:00AM By Joel Najman
On September 1, 2012 Hall Of Fame popular music lyricist Hal David passed away at age 91. Many in collaboration with composer Burt Bacharach and with vocalist Dionne Warwick, Hal David's songs are among the most enduring and cherished of the 1980's and beyond.
This week Joel Najman's My Place program celebrates the life in music of Hal David with a collection of his most significant and memorable compositions. In addition to Ms Warwick,
Dusty Springfield, Jackie DeShannon, and Herb Alpert are among the recording artists featured.