Bill Doggett Productions -  Strategic Marketing,Arts Advocacy,Lectures,Exhibitions Curator

Bill Doggett is a multifaceted  Performing Arts strategic marketing niche specialist, Artist-Composer Relations publicist, archivist, exhibitions curator, historian, scholarly lecturer and author.

Doggett's blended skill sets in strategic marketing, Advertising Agency pitch/jingle writing, business development/outside sales, artists relations publicity and independent agent talent booking are focused for musicians, composers, authors and Performing Arts institutions.  
He is the nephew and namesake of the renown Philadelphia jazz pianist/organist and arranger, Bill Doggett associated with The Dawn of Rock n Roll instrumental hit Gold Record Honky Tonk Parts 1/2  and other 'sock hop/juke box' hits of the late 1950s.
Additionally, Doggett is a business and social entrepreneur passionate about Arts advocacy for communities of color.

The Arts- in performance and history- provide a critical agency of opportunity to create dialogue on a journey  to transform lives.

Doggett is distinguished  in presenting Performing Arts history in historical contextualization linked to current day topics which transforms his topic to create powerful opportunities  for inter generational dialogue within and across communities.

Doggett has 25 years experience  in consultative inside and outside sales, Arts organization Board of Director, Administration and Artists and Composer Relations interface skills allowing him to excel as a hybrid of marketing agent and publicist for composers and musicians of Color.
Beginning in 2012, Doggett worked with renown composer, Anthony Davis and gifted emerging Black/Scottish composer, Richard Thompson. He has also provided consultation to new generation composers profiled on his Contemporary Black Composers Resource blog resource

Doggett  also works in Contemporary Jazz , New Music/Performance Art, Blues and Roots Music that showcase blended genres.   He has worked with/supported blended genre artists with a track record from 2010-2012 associated with booking Talent at Yoshi's San Francisco in their 2011-2012 Local Talent Series and 2012-2013 for the annual San Francisco City Hall Black History Month Celebration
This history is showcased here in Strategic Marketing2

He is passionate about the increasing movement in Southern California towards creative and diversity casting which  creates 
 a critical mirroring on stage  that promotes the embrace of new audiences of diverse races and intergenerational dialogue.  View Doggett's recent work in this field in Strategic Marketing,Classical

As a consultant for Composers and musicians, Doggett offers these services
  • Retainer based artistic and professional consultation based on your niche specific market experience and trends in research and community feedback
  • Repertoire and programming consultation.  I have a deep expertise in programming repertoire that will assist your market appeal with an inter generational flavor
  • A short term business plan tailored to your market niche
  • Sales and promotion-real time, Social media and content rich marketing campaigns for project specific events and launches
  • SummaryI offer artistic consultation, repertoire packaging and management and direct sales branding campaigns to enlarge your audience and market share
Year in Review Mark Swed's Best Classical moments of 2014-
LA Opera Dido&Aeneas: The 3 CountertenorsPhotos@LATimes- Doggett Strategic Marketing/Advertising pitch project  Fall 2014 for client LA Opera

Black History Month 2015-February 11th 7-8:30pm
San Francisco Public Library-Merced Branch 155 Winston Drive
San Francisco, 94132  
Emancipation Proclamation: Race, Image and Sound: African American image in American Popular Culture: From Minstrelsy to Spirituals
May 2014 48th annual Conference:Association for Recorded Sound Collections


2/11/15 Friends of SF Library Multi Media Lecture:part of City Wide events for Black History Month-see program below2/11/15 Friends of SF Library Multi Media Lecture:part of City Wide events for Black History Month-see program below2/11/15 Friends of SF Library Multi Media Lecture:part of City Wide events for Black History Month-see program below

Demonstration of rare 1902 Collins and Harlan Minstrel Team ANNOUNCED American Record: Possum Pie OR The Stuttering CoonSisseretta Jones,

1902 American Record: Possum Pie or The Stuttering Coon:Very rare Cylinder like flat disc with Announcement by Artists of Song Title: part of my Early Sound Archive Document of Coon/Minstrelsy World

78s played=Collins&Harlan-Stuttering Coon, N...&The Possum,Bert Williams-Eve Cost Adam a Bone,1909 Victor Fisk Jubilee Singers 1st Session 78s, andTuskegee Jubilee Singers, Hall Johnson Negro Choir[Green Pastures Spirituals]

City Wide Events program of Friends of San Fran Library:Emancipation Proclamation:Race,Image and Sound

The 50th Anniversary
Malcolm X --  March on Selma--Voting Rights Act--The Watts Riots
February 21st, March 7th, August  5th,  August 11th


The intensity of this time in American history is brilliantly captured in Anthony Davis's work for  theater and the opera stage:
X, The Life and Times of Malcolm X   
   Listen to an extended showcase below on Soundcloud

Celebrating History
Bill Doggett Productions,As Exhibitions Curator/Archivist is featured in The 5th Annual San Francisco History Expo- February 28-March 1st 2015 at the historic 1906 Earthquake surviving Old Mint.    
This year celebrates The Centennial of the 1915 San Francisco Pan Pacific International Exposition that announced the rebirth of the city after The Great 1906 Earthquake      View the Slide Show

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