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videographer / editor. Norwegian Cruise Line, Carnival Cruises, Costa and Celebrity Cruise Lines. Below is a brief bio : Harold Davis was born in New York City and by the age of 10, he started ice speedskating. and playing rudimental drums in Drum Corps lead by one of the all time greats - Bobby Thompson. As a teenager, he played rudimental bass drums in St. Rocco’s Cadets Drumline, instructed by Eric Perriloux, who he considers, the most important and influential modern drummer of all time. At the age of sixteen, Harold recorded and toured with, The Sand Pebbles who released a number one single called Love Power. Other well-known artists and musical groups Harold has played with include : Les McCann, Buck Clarke, Jimmy Rowser, Bob Ramey, Eddie Harris, George Benson, Grover Washington, Jr., Average White Band, Ray Parker, Jr., Stanley Turrntine, Earth Wind & Fire, Freddie Hubbard, Nancy Wilson, Nite Flight, Miroslav Kudykowshi, Tribe, Earl Foster, Jr., Clyde Powell, Lonnie Youngblood, Chaka Khan, Herbie Hancock, Michael Sembello, Ben Bridges, Benny Laddermore and Al Jarreau. In addition Harold co-starred in Policewoman with Angie Dickenson. Harold also served his country in the US Army in a band made up of his fellow servicemen, named TLA (Trans Love Airways) touring the Far East, Vietnam, Hong Kong, Japan, and Okinawa. Members included : Bill Slais, Johnny Brown, Daniel Tripp and Jimmy Lawrence. TLA was the well received opening act for the Bob Hope USO Show. Harold’s talent of the drums encompasses several musical styles; Jazz, R&B, Funk and Pop. Finally, Harold also served as a coach and mentor for Champion Speed Skater, Jennifer Rodrigez, who won a Silver and Bronze Medal in the Salt Lake City Winter Olympic Games in 2002. Harold Davis
HAROLD DAVIS videographer / editor / hdjibtv@aol.com Miami, Florida ________________________________________________________________________ PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE Videographer / Editor The Brand Foundry Miami, FL present DigiVision Productions, Inc. Ft. Lauderdale, FL present The Domansky Group Ft. Lauderdale, FL present Synergy Productions, Inc Miami, FL 2.5 years WPLG, Channel 10 News Miami, FL 20 years WSVN, Channel 7 News Miami, FL 1 year WFTV, Channel 9 News Orlando, FL 2 years SKILLS Camera Operator : Betacam SP, DigiBeta, MiniDV Porta Jib Operator & Owner Editor : linear & non-linear EXPERIENCE Studio Field Commercials Live Broadcasts Corporate Videos Sporting Events AWARDS 1 American Music Award 3 Emmy Awards 3 UPI Awards

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At 3:55pm on October 1, 2009, Jaijai Jackson said…
Thank you for your warm heart.

Jaijai
At 9:56am on July 4, 2009, Martin Clay said…
Thanks for the NiteFlye video. That took me back!
At 1:23pm on March 25, 2009, Christina Marlowe said…
Harold!! When are you coming to Santa Barbara to visit? Thanks for inviting me to this site!!

Cheers,

Christina Marlowe
At 11:30am on March 1, 2009, Jaijai Jackson said…
Had to come by and say hello and to thank you for being here!

Jaijai
At 1:27pm on February 26, 2009, George Campbell said…
Greetings Harold,
I look forward to the journey!
Best Regards,

George
At 2:01pm on February 22, 2009, Joseph Urich said…
Ha, I love jazz. Ill post it here. Def: Jazz: Classical Music with no adult supervision.
Urich

Keep the networks coming this is amazing what you have done.
Ill start inviting people. I listened to some of the music this morning , nice stuff.

joe
At 10:44am on February 11, 2009, Joani Taylor said…
cool shot. I hope you put some sound up here.
Cheers.
At 4:00pm on January 17, 2009, Bill Cobham said…
Hey Harold: Great to hear from you. I am still in the 'rat race' but enjoying whatever I can extract from it performance wise. As you know, it's always a challenging environment to be in.
All the best for 2009. Bill C.
At 10:45pm on January 15, 2009, exe*Cute* said…
Hey Harold ...
Welcome to our Family here at TJN ~ Hope You will have a Lot of Fun with us --- as we have Great Talent, and Sounds at this very Special 24/7- J@zzClub !!

You surely will be a Real Asset here !!

Would be a Great Honour to be Your Friend ...
Regards;
xdrd

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Also would be a real Pleasure to Invite You to Join, and share our Luv of J@zz ~ with the Great Sounds at The J@zz Network Listening Room here --->
http://thejazznetwork.ning.com/group/thejzznetworklisteningroom
Happy Listening;
xdrd
....................
And if You wish --- would really be nice, if you could come and see us at our new Chat-Room here --->
http://thejazznetwork.ning.com/group/tjnchatroom
Happy Chatting !!
At 3:09pm on January 13, 2009, JazzHip said…
Ratso's is a restaurant now...not like the hot spot it was in 75-76! The original Ratso's is defunct. Nice throw back!

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Miami
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Musical Artist, Television Broadcaster, Videographer, Editor, Journalist
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