Guest Picks: Tony Bennett

Legendary singer Tony Bennett was on the Leonard Lopate Show recently to talk about the lessons he's learned over the course of his incredible, long career in music. He also shared some of his favorite things!

What have you read or seen over the past year that moved or surprised you?

        Oliver Stone’s article in Sunday’s New York Times

 

What are you listening to right now?

        Bill Burnes, Bach, and Bill Charlap



What’s the last great book you read?

        Gay Talese – “Unto the Sons”

 

What’s one thing you’re a fan of that people might not expect?

        Reading humanists and liberals in America

 

What’s your favorite comfort food?

        Pasta – My mother’s recipe