From: NV, United States
Genre: Pop, Easy Listening , Adult Contemporary R&B
Biographical information on accomplishments:
Love Me Tender Time: 2:59
Song Writer: Vera Matson, Elvis Presley
Publisher: Cherry River Music OBO Elvis Prelsey (Joachim Aberbach) (BMI)
Donald Robinson, Pop and Blues Singer, performs an easy listening song Love Me Tender. This is an Elvis Presley style vocal presentation with a Ray Charles style piano, drum, lead and bass guitar. Love Me Tender was recorded with Mark Stein, Recording Engineer in digital sound. The electronic music instruments, piano keyboards, drums, lead guitar, bass guitar, was performed by a studio musician and Mark Stein used his professional recording equipment to record Love Me Tender at I'm Stein Recording Studio located in Sunnyvale, CA.
A very expensive sound mixing computer designed to mix sound for motion pictures and television commercials was used to mix Love Me Tender to obtain the latest technology for digital sound. Love Me Tender was digital sound mixed at the Marketing and Advertising Division of Music Annex located in San Francisco, CA.
Robinson produced and directed a student short film project titled Without Someone to Love. Scene writer Peter Chen used his full length screen play Absolutely American to create and write the scene for Without Someone to Love in the month of August 2009 for Robinson’s final film project as a film student at Musicians Institute FilmIT located in Hollywood, CA. Peter Chen the scene writer and lead actor, Screen Actors Guild and Writers Guild of America WEST member. Madison Lee, Serena Lee, Luca Belloiu, Michael Abruscato supporting actors and members of Screen Actors Guild.
Synopsis: A very shy man reluctant to meet women is taken by two men that are his loyal friends to a surprise meeting with two women at a music school rehearsal stage. The two women encourage him to make a decision and choose one of the women for a romantic relationship. He is unable to communicate with women or make a decision to have a romantic relationship with one of the women. Both women abruptly leave him sitting at a table.
Robinson sings song samples of Love Me Tender in the credits of the short film Without Someone To Love. The short film Without Someone to Love was shown at the NYIFF on Octobrt 28, 2009 on the big Movie Screen of the Quad Cinema 34 W. 13th St. New York, NY. The short film Without Someone to Love was shown at the NYIFF on February 28, 2010 on the big Movie Screen of the Culver Plaza Theatre, 9919 Washington Blvd., Culver City, CA. Without Someone to Love won the Award for Best Short Romantic Film. Robinson accepted the award on November 11, 2010 at a Special Awards Ceremony on opening night for the NYIFF in Beverly Hills, CA. Without Someone to Love was submitted by Stuart Alson, CEO of the New York Independent Film Festival, in the month of March 2010 to the Screening Committee of the Cannes Film Festival. Without Someone to Love was accepted by the Screening Committee of the Cannes Film Festival and shown in the month of May 2010 on the big Movie Screen in a Special Section for Student Short Films at the 63rd Cannes Film Festival located in Cannes, France.
Without Someone to Love is currently distributed by Stuart Alson’s ITN Distribution.
Robinson received a Certificate of Completion of the Musicians Institute FilmIT program at a Graduation Ceremony on September 18, 2009 at the Wiltern Theatre 3790 Wilshire Blvd., Los Angeles, CA.
Chef Donald Robinson’s Food Program was shown May 5, 2011 at the (NYIFF) Quad Cinema 34 W. 13th St. New York, NY.
Synopsis: Host Chef Donald Robinson shows viewers how match types of wines with meals when preparing meals at home or ordering meals at restaurants. The program features restaurant owners, general managers, managers and chefs, at different restaurant location in the domestic television market in the United States by visiting a restaurant in each episode or in Chef Donald Robinson's studio. Whether Chef Donald Robnson is on the road or at the studio, Chef Donald Robinson is on a mission: to provide people with the friendly advice and motivation they need to have the confidence to order wine that is best for meals when ordering at a restaurant or when preparing meals at home. Food is most important on the programs and viewers are given recipes on how to prepare food. Preparations of foods are not always shown on the episodes and the meals are shown after preparation is completed. Viewers are given the best wine types, to serve with meals are featured in each episode. The program does not endorse any wine producers and provides the recommendations of the types of wine best served with meals, Red or white and Chef Donald Robinson inform viewers of the wines origins etc...
Chef Donald Robinson is the Executive Producer, Producer, Director, writer and Host of the Chef Donald Robinson’s Food program, a production of Donald Robinson Production.
Currently, Robinson is a Signatory with the American Federation of Musicians located in New York, NY.
Robinson is a Signatory with The Writers Guild of America (EAST) located in New York, NY.
Robinson is a Signatory with The American Federation of Television and Radio Artists, located in Los Angeles, CA.
Robinson is a Signatory with The Directors Guild of America, located in Los Angeles, CA.
Robinson is a Signatory with The Screen Actors Guild of America, located in Los Angeles, CA.
Robinson is a Certified Culinarian with the American Culinary Federation, Member ID: 224770, CA 013 Chapter, Los Angeles.
Robinson graduated with classmates from Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts located in the City of Pasadena, CA and received a Hospitality Restaurant Management Diploma on Saturday, May 21, 2011 at the Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts Graduation Ceremony at Santa Anita Park, 285 West Huntington Drive, Arcadia CA.
Robinson sings Love Me Tender throught-out the Chef Donald Robinson's Food program at intervals as wine types are recommended to serve with meals.
Robinson was nominated in 2009 for a Grammy in the General Field No. 4 Best New Artist.
For Contact Information go to: www.donaldrobinsonmusic.com