Birth Place: Los Angeles, California, USA
Years Active: 1970-1982, 1989-present
Genres: Rock, Pop, Soft Rock
Ambrosia is a rock band form southern California that formed in 1970 when founding members David Peck on guitar and vocals, and bassist Joe Puerta connected with keyboardist Christopher North, and drummer Burleigh Drummond. The band had a number of successful hit singles during the 1970s, with their style of music heavily influenced by bands such as The Beach Boys, Crosby Stills Nash & Young, King Crimson, and The Beatles. Ambrosia combined symphonic art rock with a finely tuned pop sound. In the early 1970s the band attended shows at the Hollywood Bowl by the Los Angeles Philharmonic. There they were introduced to conductor Zubin Mehta, who then asked to use Ambrosia as part his “All...
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