Barry Fasman


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Arranger, Songwriter

Barry "Foz" Fasman wrote over 30 songs for the NBC television series FAME, which resulted in the sale of over 4 million records and opened the doors to several other successful projects. As an arranger and conductor, Foz worked on several top selling recordings including Melissa Manchester's “Don’t Cry Out Loud”, Diana Ross' “It’s My Turn”, and Air Supply's “Every Woman in the World.” He joined a TEC Tracks panel at the 2017 NAMM Show by providing his views on recording vocals and creating vocal tracks. It was at that show that Foz was interviewed for the NAMM Oral History program.