2018 NYC Hell’s Kitchen Film Festival

9 Sep

Screening Night (9-8-18) for the short “Kicks” and feature “Lords of BSV”, scored by James A Manno at JAMMAN productions. We also did some ADR work, mixing and audio clean up on “Kicks”.

Scored Maria Soccor’s newest short “Kicks”!

21 Mar

Finished scoring and sound mixing Maria Soccor’s newest short film “KICKS” co-starring Lou Martini Jr. (The Sopranos, Law & Order, The Godfather) and Anthony Chisholm (Ride Like Hell, 13, Law & Order, OZ).

“We Are Love” video released

22 Jan

Artist Psyche of Sound released video for his song “We Are Love” …..one people one planet all!

I arranged, produced, mixed and mastered the track.

“Muslim Voices”

3 Dec

I helped co-produce a show for the 350 Newark Celebration event, “MUSLIM VOICES”. It will be held in The Billy Johnson Auditorium at the Newark Museum on Saturday, December 3rd, from 1pm to 4pm. Edin Valez’s film seminar is creating 6 short docs featuring several Muslim communities in the City, and there will be a special tribute to Muhammad Ali. Mayor Ras Baraka has been invited to conduct a reading of his father’s poetry. Here is the Eventbrite link to review the program outline and for registration.
It’s FREE!



“Freedom Song”

3 Oct

Produced recording of “Freedom Song” today by Diane Kaufmann (poet), David Kerr (composer). Musical director and conductor Jason Tramm led the MidAtlantic Orchestra players and Seton Hall University Choir brilliantly as they executed superbly! Jacqueline Anabwani (orator) delivered a compelling interpretation of Dr. Kaufmann’s text. Fred Trunz served as my audio engineer for the day and collaboratively we captured the ensemble in a beautifully balanced recording. Many thanks to Rev. Richard E. Davidson for providing listening system and all involved for a smooth day!
Video forthcoming…..

“I’m Here” song for Bobbi Kristina Brown

31 Jan

Produced and arranged a song for Arts Medicine for Health & Healing for the one year anniversary of Bobbi Kristina Brown being found unconscious in a bathtub. Whitney Houston, her mother, died on February 11, 2012 under similar circumstances. She was just 48 years old. Her daughter, Bobbi Kristina, died on July 26, 2015 at only 22 years old. Their deaths are heartbreaking and tragic. The song is entitled “I’m Here”
Credits Diane Kaufman lyrics, Jaqueline Anabwani lyrics, music and vocal performe by Pastor Jennifer DeLosAngeles and Pastor Princess Fils-Aime. Produced and arranged at JAMMAN Productions Recording Studios by James A. Manno.

Secret Girls cover Ariana Grande‬’s hit “One Last Time”

9 Oct

Just finished production on 1st full cover of ArianaGrande‬‘s hit song “OneLastTime‬” for the ‪#‎Secret Girls‬.
They are releasing their version of the song this weekend.
Their debut music video will be released the following week on the Secret Girls YouTube channel with the launch of their official website secretgirlsworld.com💖
All the Secret Girls did an amazing job on the track and are very dedicated to the project.
They traveled from various cities across America to spend 1 week in NYC-NJ area to record.
Great work girls!!!