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Encyclopedia > Rob Hyman

Rob Hyman, singer, musician, composer & producer - member of the band The Hooters This Manual of Style has the simple purpose of making things easy to read by following a consistent format — it is a style guide. ... This article or section is not written in the formal tone expected of an encyclopedia article. ...

Born Robert Hyman in Meriden, Connecticut (The Silver City) on April 24. Rob grew-up playing in local bands including The Trolls. Meriden is a city in New Haven County, Connecticut, United States. ...

Rob met future bandmate and composing partner Eric Bazilian while attending the University of Pennsylvania and producer Rick Chertoff. While at Penn Rob and Rick fromed a band called Wax that later drafted Eric Bazillian to play guitar. While Wax did record, no albums have been released. Rob and Eric later joined up to form a band called Baby Grand in the late 1970's. Baby Grand released two albums on Arista Records one eponymous and the other called Ancient Medicine. While the band had some critical success it was slow to catch-on commercially and the band eventually disolved. After the break-up of Baby Grand Rob and Eric formed The Hooters in 1981. Eric Bazilian is an American musician and member of The Hooters. ... This article is about the private university in Philadelphia. ... This article or section is not written in the formal tone expected of an encyclopedia article. ...

Work with artists outside The Hooters

While awaiting commercial success as part of The Hooters, Rob worked with 1980's pop-singer Cyndi Lauper. Together they wrote the number one hit "Time After Time". This song has been recorded by dozens of artists including Miles Davis, Eva Cassidy and INOJ. This article does not cite its references or sources. ... Miles Dewey Davis III (May 25, 1926 – September 28, 1991) was one of the most distinguished jazz musicians of the latter half of the 20th century. ... Eva Cassidy Eva Marie Cassidy (February 2, 1963 in Washington, DC – November 2, 1996 in Bowie, Maryland) was an American vocalist described by the British newspaper The Guardian as one of the greatest voices of her generation. ... INOJ on the cover of her single Time after Time. INOJ (pronounced I know J) is an R&B/bass music musician. ...

Rob Hyman also composed, arranged and played for Patty Smyth, another Rick Chertoff produced artist, on her solo release Never Enough. The title track is a recycled Baby Grand song.

Rob also colaborated with Rick Chertoff to create the concept album Largo (1998)which is based on the largo movement of Antonín Dvořák's 9th Symphony "From the New World". The project included Joan Osborne, The Cheiftains, David Forman, Willie Nile, Taj Mahal, Carole King and Levon Helm. Antonín Dvořák Antonín Leopold Dvořák ( ; September 8, 1841 – May 1, 1904) was a Czech composer of Romantic music, who employed the idioms and melodies of the folk-music of his native Bohemia in symphonic and chamber music. ... Joan Elizabeth Osborne (born July 8, 1962) is an American singer-songwriter, known chiefly for her song One of Us. Originally from the Louisville suburb of Anchorage, Kentucky, she moved to New York City in the late 1980s, where Osborne formed her own record label, Womanly Hips, to release... During the 1980’s, New York City-based singer-songwriter Willie Nile released two albums on Arista, Willie Nile and Golden Down, and toured with The Who during one of their reunion tours across the U.S. The New York Times rock critic Robert Palmer said he is one of... Carole King (born February 9, 1942) is an American singer, songwriter, and pianist. ... Levon Helm performing in The Last Waltz. ...

More recently Rob produced, wrote with and played for indie sensation Dar Williams on her 2003 release The Beauty of the Rain. Rob also wrote and played on Dar's 2005 release My Better Self. 18:42, 14 February 2007 (UTC)VAD Dar Williams Dar Williams (full name Dorothy Snowden Williams, born April 19, 1967) is an American singer-songwriter specializing in what can be described as folk-pop. She frequents folk festivals across the nation, such, as the Falcon Ridge Folk Festival in Hillsdale, New York. ... My Better Self is a Dar Williams album which was released on September 13, 2005 by Razor & Tie. ...

Elmstreet Studios

In the late 1990's Rob Hyman began building a studio in Conshohocken, Pennsyvania called Elmstreet Studios. This studio houses Rob's collection of vintage organs, accodians, synthesizers. It has played host to numerous recording projects. Elmstreet Stuios' official site 18:42, 14 February 2007 (UTC)

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Budco: The Dialogue Company - Robert K. Hyman (198 words)
Rob Hyman was promoted to executive vice president of Budco in 2005.
Rob also oversees the Planning, Engineering and Operations Training functions, which are responsible for managing and orchestrating the customer work that flows through the organization.
Rob and his team focus on the continuous improvement of resources and processes to better meet customer needs and ensure that Budco continues to meet world-class operational standards.
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