Revels-Bey, Napoleon

New York, NY

Special Arts Awards:Nassau Regrant Program for the Arts Award. Endorsements & Clinician for Mike Balter Mallets, Vic Firth Sticks, Meinl Cymbal Co, Evans Drum Heads, and Latin Percussion.

Current activities: Founder of Arts-In-Education Programs, Revels-Bey Music: Joy of Jazz Series Music Around the world, and a non-for– profit arts agency Nassau Performing Arts, Inc. Dedicated to performances/ residencies and education, in the tri-state. Private and group instruction, Drums-Percussion, Piano, and Electronic and computer music. Jazz and music historian, and an authorized dealer for music and computer hardware, software and supplies.

Professional Experience: Broadway Musicals: Storyville, a jazzy musical of old New Orleans · Bubblin' Brown Sugar 76-8·Eubie 78-9·Bob Fosse' Dancin 80-83·Rogers & Hart's On Your Toes 85·Ain't Mis'Behavin 79·Cats 91·Jelly's Last Jam 1992 Starmites · Sweeney Todd · Fiddler on the Roof· Joseph · Gypsy · West Side Story · Golden Boy · Chicago·Shades of Harlem · Cole · Bye Bye Birdie · Ice Capades · 1989·5th Annual Essence Award Program 1992 · Aretha Franklin Show 1993 · Englebert Humperdink Show 1993 · Late Great Ladies of The Blues and Jazz. · CBS 5th Annual Essence Award Program · Channel 13, The Making of Jelly's Last Jam · Berkshire Performing Arts Theatre, National Music Foundation · Featured on Brooklyn, cable TV BKAT "Cultural Streams", and Long Island Cablevision "Shakas Kaarl". Other Professional activities Endorsements & Clinician for Mike Balter Mallets, Meinl Cymbal Co, Evans Drum Heads Town of Oyster Bay · Plainview-Old Bethpage ·Town of Hempstead · Nassau County Parks and Recreation · Jazz Clubs · Ruth Brown · James Leary Big Band · Harlem Philharmonic · Cab Calloway · Bobbie Humphrey · Gloria Lynn · Arthur Prysock · Bud Johnson · Gladys Knight and the PIPS · Gregg Hines · Luther Henderson · Pharaoh Saunders · Chris Woods · Sonny Fortune · Lectures, for colleges, radio, and television.