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Harold Smiley Davis
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Were you ever involved in drum corps?
yes - LONG ago
About Me:
What is your affiliation to the Jazz World?
Musical Artist, Television Broadcaster, Videographer, Editor, Journalist
Tell us a little about your background...
Born in New York City started playing rudimental drums in Drum Corps at ten years old. By One of the all time greats Bobby Thompson. As A teenager I play rudimental bass drum in St. Rocco's Cadets drumline, instructed by Eric Perriloux, who I consider "The modern drummer of all time. At the age of sixteen recorded and toured with "The Sand Pebbles" released a number one single called "Love Power" (while I was in St. Rocco's Cadets nobody knew.)
I served in Army toured the Fareast Vietnam, Hong Kong, Japan, and Okinawa with a Band made up of servicemen called "TLA" (Trans Love Airways) (Bill Slais, Johnny Brown, Daniel Tripp, Jimmy Lawrence, Morris Cardenas ), Bob Hope USO Show Jazz, R&B, Funk and Pop Drummer.

Played with: 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 Kudykowski, Tribe, Earl Foster Jr. Clyde Powell, Lonnie Youngblood,Chaka Khan, Herbie Hancock, Michael Sembello, Ben Bridges, Benny Laddermore, Al Jarreau, Stared in Policewoman
Awards: Amercian Music Award, Emmy & UPI...


HAROLD DAVIS videographer / editor / 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 10:08am on February 19, 2009, margee estelle gearhart said…
ok, so does this mean your not coming????? Will you miss an opportunity to meet "the original girls?" You have heard about us right? :)
Sounds like you have a great life, how awesome for you.
I have a friend who is a hollywood producer. You should meet him.
At 4:45pm on February 18, 2009, margee estelle gearhart said…
Wow ! You have been busy.
WE want you to come celebrate with us for the 75th anniversary of the Cadets this May...It will be a blast and we are trying to unite the alumni and help the corp.
Info on this site under news and
Many people coming !!
margee 69-71 original female guard
cindi 69-72 original female guard
Gala committee

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