Who is Herb Alpert?
That is the question at the heart of a captivating new documentary that examines the life and work of the musician who has become a cultural institution. Here’s a description of this tuneful film:
A passionate and inspiring exploration of Herb Alpert’s personal and creative journey that reveals the critical events, experiences, and challenges that have shaped an extraordinary life and instilled deep within the Grammy-winning trumpeter the desire to make a difference each and every day. Colleagues including Questlove, Sting, Quincy Jones, Burt Bacharach, Richard Carpenter, Sergio Mendes, Bill Moyers and Billy Bob Thornton bring their unique voices and perspectives to telling this remarkable story. In their words, the shy, unassuming trumpeter is a musical, artistic, and philanthropic heavyweight.