Peter Bunetta


Oral History Information

Interview Date
Job Title
Record Producer

Peter Bunetta’s first passion was the drums and it was that instrument that brought him into the music industry.  After forming local bands and playing clubs, Peter found himself in the record studios playing drums for several artists including Johnny Mathis and Darlene Love.  His passion for music expanded when he was given the chance to arrange and write songs on a number of hit records including those by The Temptations, Smokey Robinson, Donna Summer, Laura Branigan and Church of Rhythm.  His son, Julian, is the noted songwriter who worked on several movies and for the group One Direction.