Music News Brought To You By Jon Hammond on CONVERSATIONS WITH HAROLD HUDSON CHANNER on MNNTV
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Harold Channer is a talk-show host on public access television network Manhattan Neighborhood Network, or MNN. He is the longest-running producer for the network, having done over 2,200 interviews over 40 years.
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In 1981 Jon Hammond formed BackBeat Productions. Assisted by Lori Friedman (Video by LORI), the innovative TV show "The Jon Hammond Show" became a Manhattan Cable TV favorite. Jon’s "Live on the street" video style included news events, as well as live music/video clips of Dizzy Gillespie, Paul Butterfield, Jaco Pastorius, John Entwistle, Sammy Davis Jr., Percy Sledge and many others. The weekly show is now in it’s 22nd year and has influenced the broadcasts of David Letterman and others. Billboard Magazine hailed Jon’s show as "The Alternative to MTV". The Jon Hammond Show can be seen worldwide at various times streaming from http://www.mnn.org and on channels 56 and 108 in Manhattan. Media Personality: Host and narrator of his TV show, as well as co-host of numerous radio broadcasts, Jon has defined a musical and personal style that is unmistakeable. As Musical Director, Producer and Host of The Jon Hammond Show, Mr. Hammond formed a unique multi-media music group.
Harold Hudson Channer:
FORMER ACTIVITY: UNIVERSITY PROFESSOR OF GEOGRAPHY
New York State University, New Paltz, New York 1968-71.
California State University, Long Beach, California 1967-68
Utah State University, Logan Utah, 1966-67
Wayne State University, Detroit Michigan, 1965-66
Southern Illinois University, Edwardsville, Illinois 1963-64
Ph.D. (ABD) degree. Political and Economic Geography – Indiana University. Bloomington Indiana 1963
Master of Arts degree. Physical and Historical Geography – Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan – 1961
Bachelor of Arts degree. History and Geography, Wayne State University, Detroit Michigan 1959
HONORS: HAS BEEN LISTED IN THE FOLLOWING MARQUIS PUBLICATIONS:
Who’s Who in America;
Who’s Who in the World;
Who’s Who in the East;
Who’s Who in Entertainment
Who’s Who in the Media and Communications
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Elmar Lemes photo of Jon Hammond playing XK-3 organ at Local 802 Monday Night Jazz Session sponsored by Jazz Foundation of America
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