David Walter Foster, OC, OBC (born November 1, 1949), is a Canadian musician, composer, arranger, record producer, and music executive.Foster has won 16 Grammy Awards from 47 nominations.
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Foster was born in Victoria, British Columbia, the son of...
Foster was a keyboardist for the pop group Skylark,...
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In 1993, Foster went to Indonesia to record the TV show...
- Early life and career
David Foster has been credited with composing, producing, arranging, performing on, or programming numerous singles and albums.
From Simple English Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Foster in March 2017 David Walter Foster OC OBC (born November 1, 1949) is a Canadian musician, record producer, composer, songwriter and arranger.
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia This is an alphabetical list of the songs known to have been written or co-written by David Foster.
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David Manning Foster is an Australian novelist and scientist. He has written a range of satires on the theme of the decline of Western civilization, as well as producing short stories, poetry, essays, and a number of radio plays.
David Manning Foster was born on 15 May 1944 in the Blue Mountains in New South Wales, Australia to George and Hazel Foster, vaudeville and radio performers who separated before his birth, and spent his early years in Katoomba, raised by his mother and maternal grandparents. In 1950, Foster spent six months in Katoomba Hospital recovering from poliomyelitis, a disease that left him with a slight limp. His mother married a bank officer and Foster attended high schools in Sydney, Armidale, and Ora
At the end of this degree, he went to Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in the United States to pursue postdoctoral studies at the Institute for Cancer Research at the University of Pennsylvania. During this time, he began to write his first novellas, later published in North South West
Foster's first collection of novellas was well-received, and his first novel, The Pure Land won the inaugural The Age Book of the Year prize. The novel is strongly autobiographical as it traces the experiences of the young scientist Danny Harris in America and Australia. At the e
In 1964, Foster married his Orange High girlfriend, Robin Bowers, with whom he would have three children; Samantha, Natalie, and Seth. In 1974, he left his wife and family to live with Gerda Busch, the singer in the Canberra jazz band where he played drums. They moved to the country town of Bundanoon, where they married and had three children, Antigone, Levi, and Zoe Foster Blake. Foster worked as a postman at Bundanoon for many years, and his Dog Rock novels provide a comic version of the town.
David Foster is an American television writer, producer and medical doctor best known for working as a writer/producer on the Fox medical drama series House.
David Foster OAM (born 20 March 1957) is a world champion woodchopper, and Tasmanian community figure. He has held the World Woodchopping Championship title for 21 consecutive years, and is Australia's most successful athlete and possibly the only athlete in any sport in the world to win over 1000 titles.
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David Foster is a self-titled solo album by David Foster, released in 1986. The album is mainly instrumental with two duet-style songs featuring rare vocals from Foster himself. This work led to Foster receiving the Juno Award for "Instrumental Artist of the Year" in 1986 and 1987, and a Grammy Award nomination for "Best Pop Instrumental Performance" in 1986. Co-producer Humberto Gatica was also nominated for a Grammy Award in 1986 for "Best Engineered Recording" for this album.
After producing numerous commercially successful albums for other artists during the 1980s, David Foster released his first major label debut in 1986. The album features many of Foster's friends and collaborators from the Los Angeles-area studio musician scene who had worked with him on previous releases including his first solo album "The Best of Me" and the St. Elmo's Fire soundtrack. The first track is the instrumental version of the "Love Theme" from the 1985 film St. Elmo's Fire, which also
JA of Keyboard praised the album for its "impeccable production", but noted that only "tapDance" and "Playing With Fire" feature a contemporary sound.
David Walter Foster (født 1. november 1949 i Britisk Columbia) er en canadisk musiker, pianist, komponist og produsent. Han skaper og spiller musikk innenfor sjangre som pop, R&B, klassisk og gospel.
Infinite Jest is a 1996 novel by American writer David Foster Wallace.The novel is widely noted for its unconventional narrative structure and its experimental use of endnotes (there are 388 endnotes, some with footnotes of their own).