David Katznelson

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Selections Committee Member: for 9th and 10th annual LA Music Awards

Birdman Records

: The original and still the biggest of the labels boasts a roster that includes: The Warlocks, The Rising Star Fife and Drum Band, The Modey Lemon, The Apes, The Cuts, The Gris Gris, Paula Frazer, Foetus, PFFR, Tom Recchion, and The Young Jazz Giants. Birdman Records focuses on underground garage, psych, blues and Jazz.

Birdman Records

David Katznelson
Director Of Outreach And Engagement at San Francisco Jewish Communtiy Federation
San Francisco Bay AreaMusic
Jewish Community Federation, Birdman Recording Group, Inc., KUSF-FM 90.3
Stern Grove Festival Association, DKN Consulting, Warner Bros. Records
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1985-1990 Usher, promotions Bill Gragham Presents
1985-1988 DJ, KUSF
1986-1988 Intern, CD Presents
1988-1992 DJ, KALX
1988-1991 Intern, A&R Warner Bros.
1991-2000 A&R, Warner Bros. Records (1996-2000 Vice President)
2001-present, President, Birdman Recording Group

My goal is to be amazingly successful working with the greatest music known to mankind.

Specialties:Re: music…discovering, developing, producing, packaging, marketing, licensing, publishing, exploding, grooving…BRANDING

Director Of Outreach And Special Projects
Jewish Community Federation
2009 – Present (6 years)San Francisco
Birdman Recording Group, Inc.
January 2001 – Present (14 years 8 months)
Owner and President
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Matthew Mellon

Global Ambassador at Ripple Labs
When it come to music David is the go to Guy!. The youngest Vice President at Warner Brothers music in Los Angeles, David…View
Erik Gilbert

Director, Essential Music & Marketing Ltd. / CEO, CV America / President, Duchamp, Inc. / Board Member, MERLIN
Mr. Katznelson is a gentleman and a scholar. Mere mortals pale in comparison. It is an honor to work with him.View
KUSF-FM 90.3
1985 – Present (30 years)
Board member
Stern Grove Festival Association
2011 – 2012 (1 year)
DKN Consulting
January 2006 – November 2010 (4 years 11 months)
For the last year I have consulted various technology and communication companies create, arrange and market various types of entertainment platforms.
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Lin Milano
Lin Milano
Co Founder at Orphan Trax
I first met David Katznelson while producing a music project together for Alison Sweeny called “Intune”. Since that project David and I have work on many projects and he has subsequently become one of my most valued music associates, and most…View
Vice President
Warner Bros. Records
1990 – 2000 (10 years)