Musical Director: The Great Ladies of Blues and Jazz; The Sugar Shack, Boston MA, with self-named 13-piece orchestra.
Producer/Composer/Arranger: The Escorts, Sugar & Spice, Mongo Santeria, Timothy Wilson, Sandy Mercer, Mary Starr, The Tavares Brothers, Marlena Lady Black Lace , Melvin Van Peebles (Don't Play Us Cheap), Thad Jones & Mel Lewis, Frank Lynch and others.
Musical Scores: Little Bit, On Toby Time, Festival, The Makeover, and the theme song for the off-Broadway production of Chittlin' Circuit, plus other symphonic and chamber music compositions.
Film Scores: Circle of Power, produced by Anthony Quinn, PBS documentaries; Flying High and Facing Life at Fifty, Film Friends Productions; Beware, Children At Play; Smut, with Melvin Van Peebles; and A bellyful, directed by Melvin Van Peebles, which won awards at Cannes, Acapulco and San Francisco in 2001. 2002: Better Dayz, directed by Norman Linton, distributed by York Entertainment.
HERSCHEL E. DWELLINGHAM, SR.
EDUCATION: BERKLEE SCHOOL OF MUSIC, BOSTON MA
PRIVATE STUDY: William Maloof, Professor of Music, Berklee
Hale Smith, Professor of Music, Yale Universities
Walter Piston, Dean of Music, Harvard University
Broadway Shows: The Wiz, The Lena Horne Show, Your Arms Too Short To Box With God, Don't Play Us Cheap, Raisin, A Little Night Music, Bubblin' Brown Sugar, Ain't Misbehavin'.
Affiliated Music Companies: Mood Setters Music (BMI) 612 Agryle Road Music (BMI), Music Magic Records, Tik Records, Bogue/Magic CIty Records, Herschey's Place/Magic City Recording Studio.
Currently: CEO of Bogalusa Music Group, Magic City Records, Tik, Records, co-owner (with Marlena) of Blace Lace Productions.
Herschey's Place/Magic City Recording Studio is a full-service recording studio featuring Sonar X2 and Protools 11.
CONTACT: TIK Management
1347 Military Road, Bogalusa LA 70427
985-732-3913, cell - 985-570-3195
CONTACT: SMC Artists
1525 Aviation Blvd., Suite 1000,
Redondo Beach, CA 9028-2805
Attn: Otto Vavrin II