The Music Center Mourns the Passing of A&M Records Co-Founder Jerry Moss

PHOTO: Provided By The Music Center | San Marino Weekly | Jerry and Tina Moss

Today, Rachel S. Moore, president and CEO of The Music Center, issued the following statement:

“The Music Center mourns the loss of Jerry Moss, co-founder of A&M Records, who passed away on Tuesday. Jerry was an incredible inspiration for artists and had a keen ability to help them explore and hone their craft. His remarkable talent and his partnership with Herb Alpert led to the creation of one of the record industry’s most successful labels.”

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“The Music Center is very grateful for the longstanding support of Tina and Jerry Moss and honored to name our expansive plaza as Jerry Moss Plaza in 2020. Jerry was dedicated to giving back to the community by supporting arts experiences that resonate in the hearts and minds of all Angelenos and meaningfully impact their lives. His artistic influence and business savvy, along with the opportunities he provided for numerous extraordinarily talented artists, changed the course of music forever. That was his gift to us all.”

“We offer our heartfelt sympathies to Tina and the entire Moss family.”