Charlie is highly respected within the industry as a multi talented studio musician, vocalist, artist, songwriter and producer. His never-ending focus and drive in all his endeavors contribute greatly to the success of the projects in which he's involved. I have a great admiration for Charlie’s talent in the musical field and for his qualities as a human being. He has a unique understanding of the recording industry and has shown himself to be a inspirational educator."
Phil Ramone, 14 time Grammy Award winning producer / Chairman-Emeritus of the National Academy of Recording Artists & Sciences (NARAS)
We did receive a set of wonderful mini-guitars from you [The Mangold Music Foundation] earlier this year. They are wonderful! Thank you so much for your kind donation."
Rachel Corker, Program Coordinator, Department of Pediatrics, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
On behalf of the Maria Fareri Children’s Hospital Foundation, I would like to thank you for your generous donation of a guitar... Your support helps to enhance the vital programs and services that make it possible for miracles to happen every day. Thank you for helping to make a difference."
Brenda L. Fareri, Interim Board Chair, Maria Fareri Children's Hospital Foundation
Charlie has worked as a music creation instructor for the 21st Century Learning Center program in partnership with Stamford Public Schools... He actively engages students in learning how to play a variety of instruments and takes them through the song writing process. Charlie is more than an outstanding music teacher and truly motivates and inspires our students."