Peter Matz, born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Born on November 6, 1928, in Pittsburgh, PA; died on August 9, 2002, in Los Angeles, CA. Was orchestra leader, Hullabaloo, Carol Burnette Show. In a career that spanned five decades, arranger, conductor, and composer Matz worked with some of the greatest names in contemporary music, including Peggy Lee, Tony Bennett, Lena Horne, and Barbra Streisand, with whom he had a longstanding collaborative partnership. His work appeared on stage, film, television, and even in commercials.
Friday August 18 is Hawaii Statehood Day - *We will be sharing many of the popular songs of The Islands this week to commemorate Hawaii Statehood celebrations. More about Statehood Day*