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FREDERICK DOUGLAS: Bio

FREDERICK DOUGLAS
NOTHEASTERN PA.
(570) 778 6631
musicf@verizon.net
www.fdbpro.com




INSTRUMENTS: KEYBOARDS, DRUMS/PERCUSSIONS, LEAD VOCALS

EXPERIENCE: YEARS ON THE ROAD WITH SUCH GROUPS AS- THE PLATTERS- THE DRIFTERS- THE FLAMINGOS-MARTHA AND THE VANDELAS- THE BLUENOTES-THE BIG EL SHOW-THE THRILLER SHOW-ETC………..


VENUES: CHATUE DEVILLE, FRAMINGHAM, MASS.
CHATUE DEVILLE, R.I.
HAMPTON BEACH CASINO, HAMPTON BEACH, NH.
CAPE COD MELODY TENT, CAPE COD, MA.
SILVERBIRD HOTEL/CASINO, LAS VEGAS, NEV.
THE CLARAGE HOTEL/CASINO, ATLANTIC CITY, NJ.
TRUMP PLAZZA HOTEL/CASINO, ATLANTIC CITY, NJ.
THE PLAYBOY HOTEL/CASINO, ATLANTIC CITY, NJ.
“ “ “, CHICAGO, ILL.
“ “ “, NY.
“ “ “,WISCONSIN
THE FONTAIN BLUE HOTEL, MIAMI, FL.
THE BREAKERS HOTEL, PALM BEACH, FL.
FRANCIS LANGFORDS, JUNO BEACH, FL.
AN EVENING DINNER THEATER, LON ISLAND, NY.
DORNEY PARK, ALLENTOWN, PA.
THE PHILADELPHIA CIVIC CENTER, PHILA., PA.
THE PORTLAND MAIN CIVIC CENTER , PORTLAND, MAIN

TOURS IN CANADA:
EDMONTON, ALBERTA
TORONTO
HALIFAX, NOVA SOTIA
MONTREAL

TOUR OF CENTRAL AMERICA:
EL SALVADORE
SAN SALVADORE
HONDOURS
GUATAMALA
PANAMA



MUSICAL PRESENTATION: THE SOUND OF A FULL BAND , PRESENTED BY ONE PERSON.
ALL SONGS ARE PROGRAMED AND ARRANGED BY FREDERICK.
DURING THE PERFORMANCE, HE SINGS AND ACCOMPANIES HIMSELF ON KEYBOARDS

T h e History


Street Corner Doo Wop

High School Bands & Competition

Air Force Group & Competitions

Drummer on a few Motown Shows

Practiced & Learned from the Harold Melvin & the Original Bluenotes. Used to practice in basement.

Played drums with a few local Philadelphia Jazz Musicians

Palm Beach Florida: Frederick's Trio played on the dinner cruise from Palm Beach to Francis Langford's famous restaurant.

Worked in Palm Beach at the Brick Balloon with the Copland Davis Group. Made guest appearance on the Johnny Carson Show.

Promoted KC & the Sunshine Band in Palm Beach area when he was just getting started.

Promoted Archie Bell & Drells in Palm Beach

Toured World world with the Platters as musical director / keyboardist

Musical director & Bass Singer for "The Big El Show" ... A tribute to Elvis Presley Show which Played Las Vegas

Conducted 14-piece band & 4 singers... World Tour voted "Best Young Band to Chicago" by Boston Globe.

Toured worldwide as Road Manager for Tribute Show.. Michael Jackson, Lionel Richie, Diana Ross, The Jackson Five, Prince, and Morris Day.

Formed Fred Battle & Honesty Group... toured USA & Playboy Clubs.

Worked Casinos, Playboy, Clarage, Trump Plaza, and Harras

Lead Singer / Percussionost of Philadelphia's #1 Society Band, "The Marc Harris Orchestra" for a number of years.

Summer Tour with Grover Washington as Vocalist / Percussionist.

Local venues:
Blue Ridge country club
Mahoning Valley Country Club
Spring Mills Country Club
Penn's Peak- Jim Thorpe
Magnolia's Vinyard
The Terrace
The Knights of Columbus -Allentown
Grable's Atlantic City
and more........

In addition Frederick has appeared annually on the American Cancer Society Telethon for the last 15 years.

Top Shelf is the term we like to use for his
talent.





Frederick Douglas Productions | Phone: 570-778-6631 | Email musicf@verizon.net
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