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• Avid Media Composer
|Imaginative and creative editing for video and music compositing and production. DVD and Blu Ray authoring to specification.
Diverse background and experience in production / post-production environments.
Superior media management techniques and organization skills.
|6/16 - present||
AVID Media Composer Editor, TOYMAKERZ
|3/10 - present||
Editor, Music Supervision, Motion Graphic Design, DVD Design, Encoding
|3/05 - 3/10||
Senior Staff Editor, APPLE ORCHARD PRODUCTIONS, Los Angeles, CA
|Motion graphics design, DVD design/authoring and all around artistic, creative and
Tools used include, but are not limited to those listed above.
|1/03 - 3/05||Music Supervisor, FOX/MGA ENTERTAINMENT
|Music Liaison, WALT DISNEY COMPANY
Offline and online editing for a variety of corporate clients for Barrington Communications, The Latino Theatre Company and Urban Farming.
Produced, edited, mastered music and authored DVD projects for clients including: MasterSource Music Catalog, Crucial Music and Northstar Media.
|Graphic Designer, KCET/PBS
Successfully designed motion graphic titles and effects for a variety of promos for on air use.
Music Supervisor, DIC ENTERTAINMENT, Burbank, CA
|Movies: Sabrina: "Friends Forever," Archies: "Jugman," Treasure Island, 20,000 Leagues Under The Sea|
|Series: Speed Racer|
Music Supervisor, FOX FAMILY WORLDWIDE, Los Angeles, CA
|Program titles included: The Adventures of Mad Jack the Pirate
(International Monitor Award Winner), Michael Jordan: An American Hero, NASCAR Racers, Princess Sissi, Oliver Twist, Flint The Time Detective, Real Scary Stories, Shinzo, Los Luchadores, Transformers, Moolah Beach and Digimon.
|4/97-8/98||Creative Director, FAMOUS MUSIC PUBLISHING, Los Angeles, CA
This is the music publishing division of Paramount Pictures Corporation.
|Signed: Montell Jordan, Dropcycle, Todd Smallwood.|
|song deals included the hit singles from Control Machete & Plastilina Mosh... 2 of the most successful contemporary acts from Mexico.|
|10/94-4/97||Creative Director, ALL NATIONS MUSIC, Beverly Hills, CA
Responsible for catalog exploitation to artists, film & TV projects and talent acquisition.
|Writer’s catalogs include: Henry Mancini, Mike Chapman, Bob Merrill and Kurtis Blow.|
|Associate Producer: Delfi Does Mancini- "Shots In The Dark," a CD compilation of surf/lounge artists performing classic Henry Mancini compositions.|
|12/92-1/94||Creative Director, EMERALD FOREST ENTERTAINMENT,
Los Angeles, CA
Music publishing duties included song plugging, talent acquisition and film & TV exploitation.
|Responsible for developing/signing:
Grammy nominated artists Brownstone (first act signed to Michael Jackson’s record label, MJJ/EPIC Records).
|Activity: Found the song, "If You Love Me" (ASCAP 1996 Pop Music Award Winner), records by Chris LeDoux, Elisa Fiorello, and several European artists. Songs placed in: "Northern Exposure," "As The World Turns," "The Guiding Light," and many other TV programs.|
|8/91-11/92||Director, Creative Activities, BOB-A-LEW MUSIC, Universal City, CA
Handled creative matters. Staff writers included: Huey Lewis, Bonnie Raitt, Bruce Hornsby, Delbert McClinton, Bonnie Hayes, Tower Of Power, Andre Pessis and Rita Coolidge.
|Songs recorded by Tim McGraw, John Mayall, Huey Lewis, Bette Midler and others.|
|8/90-1/91||Executive Director, Music Publishing Operations, A & M Records, Hollywood, CA
Responsibilities involved setting up the department, hiring a staff,
securing publishing deals for A & M artists, acquiring copyrights for
catalog exploitation and developing talent for the label.
Publishing deals included: Felipe Delgado (writer/producer of the
|1987-1990||Creative Director, EMI MUSIC PUBLISHING, Los Angeles, CA
Duties encompassed staff writer management, exploitation of catalog and talent acquisition.
|Secured recordings for many artists, including: Uriah Heep, Gladys Knight, Carl Anderson, Ms. Adventures, Allan Holdsworth, Patti Austin and Dave Edmunds.|
|Acts closely involved in signing/developing:|
|King Of The Hill (SBK)
White Trash (Elektra)
Howard Benson (producer/writer)
|11/03-9/04||Video Symphony, Institute of Entertainment Media Production, Burbank, CA
Avid & Final Cut Pro Editing, motion graphics design, DVD authoring
|1/81-7/85||University of California Extension Program, Los Angeles, CA
Film scoring, conducting, editing
|9/76-6/80||Philadelphia College of Performing Arts, Phila., PA
Classical Guitar and composition
|voting member:||The Recording Academy (Grammy's)|
|The Academy of Television Arts and Sciences (Emmy's)|
|Spirit Of Love – The Mike ‘Stinger” Glenn Story|
|African vs African American: Healing the Sibling Rivalry|
|WHY in the World Are They Spraying?|
|The Devil's Dozen|
|What in the World Are They Spraying?|
|a||Bratz: Starrin' And Stylin'|
|a||20,000 Leagues Under The Sea|
|Don't Look Behind You||Patrick Duffy, Pam Dawber|
|Ice Angel||Alan Thicke, Tara Lipinski, Nicholle Tom|
|Michael Jordan.. Road To Victory||Robin Givens, Debbie Allen, Ernie Hudson|
|Rockets Red Glare||Robert Wagner, Marilu Henner, Ryan Merriman|
|a||Sabrina: Friends Forever|
|Till Dad Do Us Part||Markie Post, John Larroquette, Jeffrey Jones|
|Bringing Up Boyz||13||episodes|
|a||Dungeons & Dragons||pilot|
|a||Flint the Time Detective||39||episodes|
|Fox Family Countdown||26||episodes|
|Fox Family High School Countdown||13||episodes|
|House of Pop||1||episode|
|a||Jason And The Heroes Of Mount Olympus||26||episodes|
|a||Living With Lionel||10||episodes|
|Nick & Jessica Family Christmas||1||episode|
|a||Pigs Next Door||13||episodes|
|Real Scary Stories||13||episodes|
|a||Transformers: Robots In Disguise||39||episodes|
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