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Bio
Henry Newmark, Drummer
At the of age 10 in Port Washington, New York, Henry began studying drums with local teachers and later commuted to New York City to study with noted drummer and author, Joe Cusatis.
Henry attended the Berklee College of Music in Boston where he studied privately with respected jazz artists and educators Alan Dawson, Gary Burton and Fred Buda.
After leaving Berklee, Henry played with bands on the East coast and in the late 1970’s moved to Los Angeles. In L.A. he continued his studies working with Earl Hatch and Dale Anderson for mallets and Fred Gruber for drum set.
During his career he has played on hundreds of sessions for T.V., film, and commercials, as well as recorded for artists as diverse as Ice-T (“Colors”), Roger Williams, and Latin star Rocio Durcal. Henry has been awarded gold and platinum records. He also received a Billboard Latin Music Award for co- producing a hit record for Ana Gabriel. Some of the artists he has performed in concert with are Cher, David Benoit, Melissa Manchester, Sam Moore and Ben Vereen.
Among the film scores he has recorded on are: “Friday the 13
th”, “Midnight Run”, “Out for Justice”, “What Happens in Vegas”; T.V. shows: “Married With Children” and “The Mole” and Nationally aired commercials,” Free Credit Report.com, McDonald’s, Burger King, Target Stores and Coors.
For the past twenty years Henry has added private teaching and drum clinics to his schedule.

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RECORDINGS:
Gold and Platinum:
Rocio Durcal, Como Tu Mujer
Ice-T, sound track album for movie, Colors
CBS All Stars, Mexico Voz & Sentimiento*
Other:
Ivory & Brass, Deja New
Batdorf & Rodney 2008
John Batdorf (2006)
Craig Sharmat
Tiffany, Hold the Hand of a Friend
Ednita Nzaario, Fuerza de Gravedad
Barbie and the Rockers
Rocio Durcal, Si Te Pudiera Mentir*
Javier Solis, Javier Solis Con Banda*
Mexico Voz Y Sentimento II* (Sony Records)
La Toya Jackson
Angelica Maria, Reina Y Cenicienta*
Ashford and Simpson
The View, The View
Alejandro Fernandez*
Staple Singers
Roger Williams
Land of the Diamond Sun
Patrick Tuzzolino
*Acted as Producer as well as session musician

MOVIE FILM SCORES:
Hard To Kill
Poison Ivy
Sweethearts Dance
Hometown Boy Makes Good
Tails You Win, Heads You’re Dead
Americathon
What happens in Vegas
Pow Wow Highway
Flashback
One Man Force
Eating Raoul
Hero And The Terror
Midnight Run
Fatal Beauty
Captain America
The Whole Shebang
Dive
Three for the Road
Iron Eagle III
Best of The Best II
Sherman’s Way 2007
Out For Justice
House I House II
Friday the 13
th, Part V
And God Created Woman
Scrooged
My Little Pony
Double Exposure
Call Me
Exterminator II
The Ratings Game
False Identity
Street Knight
Extreme Justice
Carol Channing: Larger Than Life (2012)
Time Master

T.V. SHOWS:
Girl Meets World 2015
AFI Awards Mel Brooks 2013
AFI Awards 2011
The Mole
Ellen’s Big Show
Johnny Bravo (animation)
Poochini (animation)
The New Leave It To Beaver
Married With Children
Trial and Error
Facts of Life
Buck James
Rude Dog (animation)
Nearly Departed
Half Nelson
American Detective
The Adventures of Mark and Brian
Danger Rangers 2006
Zorro
Promised Land
AFI awards 2009
Down and Out In Beverly Hills
My Two Dads
Merv Griffin House Band
Women in Prison
Robotech (animation)
Marshall Chronicles
5
th Corner
America’s New Country
Dinosaurs
Problem Child 3

COMMERCIALS:
Wheel of Fortune
Union Yes
Der Wienerscnitzel
Clorox II
Del Monte
Pioneer Chicken
Pic N’Save
Dove Bar
Colt 45
Desert Inn
Burger King
Euro Disneyland
Shakey’s Pizza
BASF Video Tape
Coors Canada
Target Stores
Albertsons
Olympia Beer
Penguins
Ballantine Ale
7 Eleven
Baskin Robbins
McDonald’s
Ruby’s Restaurants
Free Credit Report.com

TOURS:
Cher (1979)
Melissa Manchester (1980)

PERFORMED WITH:
Ben Vereen
The Drifters
Linda Hopkins
Sam Moore
Little Anthony & The Imperials
Marilyn McCoo
David Benoit

ENDORSEMENTS:
Drum Workshop
Remo
Paiste
Vic Firth
Per-Del Triangles
Drum Tech

Education:

Berklee College Of Music
Private Studies With:
Fred Gruber, Joe Cusatis, Earl Hatch and Dale Anderson

Teaching Experience:
Private drum instructor for 19 years; Conducted educational clinics for Drum Workshop, Paiste, Vic Firth and Remo as well as in-school clinics for LAUSD and Sierra Canyon. Drum director for Sierra Canyon Summer Rock Band camp. 2005-2007