(CelebrityAccess MediaWire) —
Promoter Larry Magid, Philadelphia International Records founders Kenneth Gamble and Leon Huff, the Philadelphia Orchestra and producer/songwriter Scott Storch have been named recipients of the Philadelphia Chapter Recording Academy Honors 2006. The premier fund-raising gala event, which attracts recording artists, key entertainment executives and community leaders,will be held on April 10 at the Hyatt Regency Penn's Landing in Philadelphia and is sponsored by the Borgata Hotel Casino and Spa.
Formerly known as the Philadelphia Chapter Heroes Awards, The Recording Academy Honors pays tribute to outstanding individuals and institutions in the Philadelphia region whose achievements have enriched the creative community and the community at large. Event proceeds benefit the Philadelphia Chapter's ongoing music advocacy, education and professional development programs.
Tickets are $75 for Academy members, $125 for non-members.
–Bob Grossweiner and Jane Cohen