CalArts School Named After Herb Alpert
April 9, 2008 at 5:35 AM (PT)
Eight-time GRAMMY award winner and A&M Records co-founder HERB ALPERT and his wife, GRAMMY-winning vocalist LANI HALL, have made a $15 million gift to THE SCHOOL OF MUSIC AT CALARTS. Pres. STEVEN D. LAVINE announced that the school would be renamed THE HERB ALPERT SCHOOL OF MUSIC AT CALARTS in recognition of this historic gift and THE HERB ALPERT FOUNDATION's long-time support of CALARTS.
With this new $15 million endowment gift, THE HERB ALPERT FOUNDATION's support of CALARTS totals nearly $24 million.