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Seven grammys -- The record for the most nominations ever at 79.
He has worked with and develop some of the biggest names in music from Frank Sinatra to Michael Jackson of -- out.
The legendary Quincy Jones has seen and done it all.
But at age eighty he's starting a new chapter with playground sections in innovative way to bring musical education -- children.
That is not his only current venture.
He's also a partner in Spotify.
Which is now facing a major competitor is Google announced just this week.
That it is launching its own music subscription streaming service.
I had a chance to sit down with Quincy to talk about how the business of music is changing.
And what he sees as the biggest threat to the industry today.
It's 98 -- some viruses every where on the but technologists who would.
Google's wells we -- CDs and dvds who took what we've digital once we've got them through digital.
Seduce and you can these.
Bill lessons -- wolves amounts of -- like that you couldn't do.
But that you can do millions of -- so once -- -- But this everywhere who have started that was some fan who some -- -- and recruit sort of along with Ellen okay most all of that they have listened to him he wouldn't be understood he was -- -- -- -- -- -- -- With -- to defeat him on full access -- it.
Whose song moment -- roots of this well.
Quincy says his biggest concern about piracy.
Musicians working for years but still unable to even support themselves.
-- for the young people care about him.
So -- books -- that soon.
Now to -- and become a musician because that -- going from warm for.
Competitive it can be -- in the room.
-- -- these passion for children led him to partner with Chris -- for his newest business venture.
His goal take away the need for expensive private lessons that most -- can't afford.
In -- popular music to hook and inspire kids instead of traditional scales.
You know the basic idea is -- The downloadable software -- work for both PC and Mac.
You know right from the beginning you're gonna go to an iTunes like store and choose the song one -- -- Learn from us so we do arrangements and compositions of a rookie level some -- -- just starting out.
And then convinced two more but intermediate level all the way to advance.
Maybe it's not -- he's only current project.
Not surprisingly he's also working with Steven Spielberg and a film that will show how essential music is to our everyday lives.
Planning to do film a little -- wouldn't -- it.
-- -- music stuff because my might become muscle through music and Walton -- the lesson you.
Camp -- nobody account that they have so much so that they can for and the first thought of the -- was -- musical abilities and when you -- -- wouldn't and them reported.
An intelligent thoughtful.
Happens to all our old house.
And that -- -- a commitment full assault from reality because someone with them and I thought -- What goes public thought was to -- -- -- This some stuff let that -- -- So what keeps him motivated.
From working with a new young artists to movies to -- -- a fine but for Quincy it's really not.
All about money that comes from school of old school.
Old would be buffers and we've never ever thought about moment of -- I mean never.
You can -- and through other than what some breakfast and so do something because you -- and and -- -- -- do so we -- -- music for.
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