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David"Cat" Cohen

Bio
DAVID CAT COHEN is a prolific author, educator, NARAS and ASCAP songwriter with pop, R&B, jazz and blues songs cut by recording artists Cheryl Lynn, Syreeta, Freddie Hubbard, Bo Diddley and has had his work featured in the HBO movie The Rat Pack and the Universal feature film Undercover Brother. He recently released his indie CD Songs Of Survival and Sweet Surrender available at CD Baby and amazon.com.

Profile Summary:
Keyboard Teacher Morongo Valley, CA
Songwriting Teacher Morongo Valley, CA
Massage Therapist Morongo Valley, CA
More About Me
Wrting and Playing Pop Music, Traveling, Dining at cheap ethnic cafes, Soaking at hot springs, Yoga, Architecture, Playing fetch with my wonderful dog Stella, Tending my 2 and1/2 acre property in the high desert.
Work Experience:
Cat is a longtime professional music journalist, songwriter, and author. Among Cat’s books is his latest, Songwriting For Your Original Act available at his website www.catcohen.com or at amazon.com. He also wrote the music theory chapter for John Braheny’s book The Craft and Business of Songwriting. Cat has taught at UCLA Extension and Musicians’ Institute for many years, and currently teaches songwriting at Cal Poly Pomona. He coaches keyboard players, singers and songwriters in private sessions in the greater Southern California area. Cat can be reached at 818-645-4078.
Education:
BA , Music, UCLA
Graduate Study, Folk Music, Cal State LA
Organizations / Affilations:
ASCAP, NARAS
David"Cat" Cohen is located in Morongo Valley, CA and has the following skills: Keyboard Teacher, Songwriting Teacher, Massage Therapist
Therapy, Music
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My Skills

Keyboard Teacher

Category: Music
Description
Blues, rock, jazz, country, gospel and pop keyboard lessons. Industry Vet DAVID CAT COHEN custom teaches improvization, chord theory, and accompaniment technics for playing, writing and singing in all current and classic pop styles. Former UCLA Extension, Musicians' institute and current Cal Poly Pomona instructor. Hear his original songs at myspace.com/catcohen or cdbaby.com/catcohen. 818-645-4078 or david@catcohen.com.
Relevant Education / Credentials
BA in Music Composition from UCLA Graduate work in folk music at Cal State LA
Years Experience: 35

Songwriting Teacher

Category: Music
Description
Blues, rock, jazz, country, gospel and pop keyboard and songwriting lessons. Industry Vet DAVID CAT COHEN custom teaches improvization, chord theory, songwriting and and accompaniment technics for playing, writing and singing in all current and classic pop styles. Former UCLA Extension, Musicians' institute and current Cal Poly Pomona instructor. Hear his original songs at myspace.com/catcohen or cdbaby.com/catcohen. 818-645-4078 or david@catcohen.com.
Relevant Education / Credentials
BA in Music Composition, Graduate Work in folk music from Cal State LA
Years Experience: 20

Massage Therapist

Category: Therapy
Description
Certified massage therapist who does serious healing work, relief and release from pain and tension, and sensuous relaxation with full body relief on his massage table.
Relevant Education / Credentials
Certificate from TAO HEALING ARTS in SANTA MONICA AND SECOND DEGREE CERTIFICATION IN REIKI (hands on healing)
Years Experience: 15