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Some of the awards and honors given to music producer, arranger and engineer Phil Ramone:
-- 2011 Producer, Best Traditional Pop Vocal Album for Tony Bennett's "Duets II"
-- 2006 Producer, Best Traditional Pop Vocal Album for Tony Bennett's "Duets: An American Classic"
-- 2005 Producer, Best Traditional Pop Vocal Album for Tony Bennett's "The Art of Romance"
-- 2004 Producer, Album of the Year for Ray Charles' "Genius Loves Company"
-- 2004 Producer, Best Surround Sound Album for Ray Charles' "Genius Loves Company"
-- 2004 Technical Grammy, for contributions of outstanding technical significance to the recording field
-- 2002 Producer, Best Traditional Pop Vocal Album for Tony Bennett's "Playin' With My Friends: Bennett Sings The Blues"
-- 1994 Producer, Best Musical Show Album for "Passion"
-- 1983 Composer, Best Instrumental Composition Written for a Motion Picture or for Television for "Flashdance"
-- 1980 Producer of the Year, Non-Classical
-- 1979 Producer, Album of the Year for Billy Joel's "52nd Street"
-- 1978 Producer, Record of the Year for Billy Joel's "Just The Way You Are"
-- 1975 Producer, Album of the Year for Paul Simon's "Still Crazy After All These Years"
-- 1969 Producer, Best Musical Show Album for "Promises, Promises"
--1964 Engineer, Best Engineered Recording (non-classical) for Stan Getz and Joao Gilberto's "Getz/Gilberto"
-- 1973, Sound Mixer, Outstanding Achievement In Live Or Tape Sound Mixing for "Duke Ellington ... We Love You Madly"
National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences (NARAS):
-- 2001 National Trustees Award
-- 2000 New York Heroes Award
-- 1984 Governors Award for Honor Roll for A&R/Producers
-- 1965 National Trustee Award, Engineering
-- Doctor of Musicology, Berklee College of Music, Boston, and Five Towns College, Dix Hills, N.Y.
-- Doctor of Humane Letters, Skidmore College, Saratoga Springs, NY
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