David Crawford

Real Name:
David Nelson Crawford
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Arranger, producer, composer and flutist, born in Los Angeles, California.
He began his professional career as an orchestrator/arranger for such artists as Friends of Distinction, Blue Magic, Sylvers, Patti Labelle, Freda Payne, Phyllis Hyman, Confunkshun, Gladys Knight, Mary J. Blige, The Whispers, Shalamar, Rene & Angela, Bobby Womack and many others just to name a few.
His producer credits include work with Vesta Williams, Chuck Cissel, Woods Empire, Art Wilson and Greg Walker. As a flutist his professional career includes commercial recordings (Ahmad Jamal, Temptations & Vesta), TV commercials and live performances with Stevie Wonder and Isaac Hayes. He has performed with the Santa Monica & Burbank Symphony Orchestras as well.
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Instruments & Performance

David Crawford - House On Elm Street album art Harold Johnson Sextet Harold Johnson Sextet - House On Elm Street (Album) H.M.E. US 1967 Sell This Version
RS 7204 David Crawford - Everybody Loves A Winner album art Harold Johnson Sextet Harold Johnson Sextet - Everybody Loves A Winner(LP, Album) Revue RS 7204 US 1968 Sell This Version
David Crawford - Blueprint For Discovery album art Jerry Peters Jerry Peters - Blueprint For Discovery (Album) Mercury US 1972 Sell This Version
David Crawford - Secrets album art Con Funk Shun Tears In My Eyes and 1 more… Con Funk Shun - Secrets (Album) Mercury US 1977 Sell This Version
David Crawford - One album art Ahmad Jamal One (Ahad) Ahmad Jamal - One (Album) 20th Century Fox Records, 20th Century Fox Records US 1978 Sell This Version
David Crawford - I Owe You One album art Shalamar Shalamar - I Owe You One (Single) Solar US 1979 Sell This Version
1-11074 David Crawford - Everybody Get Up album art Ren Woods Ren Woods - Everybody Get Up(7", Promo) Columbia, ARC (3) 1-11074 US 1979 Sell This Version
David Crawford - It's Winning Time album art Klique Klique - It's Winning Time (Album) MCA Records US 1981 Sell This Version
David Crawford - Bizarre album art The Sylvers Got To Be Crazy (as David Croford) The Sylvers - Bizarre (Album) Geffen Records South Africa 1984 Sell This Version
252 326-1 David Crawford - Six Silver Strings album art B.B. King B.B. King - Six Silver Strings(LP, Album) MCA Records 252 326-1 Europe 1985 Sell This Version
David Crawford - Get Close To My Love album art Jennifer Holliday New At It Jennifer Holliday - Get Close To My Love (Album) Geffen Records Australia 1987 Sell This Version
David Crawford - Vesta 4 U album art Vesta Williams Hunger Vesta Williams - Vesta 4 U (Album) A&M Records US 1988 Sell This Version
David Crawford - Special = スペシャル  album art The Temptations One Step At A Time The Temptations - Special = スペシャル (Album) Motown Europe 1989 Sell This Version
f7001 David Crawford - Barbara Manning Sings With The Original Artists album art Barbara Manning Barbara Manning - Barbara Manning Sings With The Original Artists(CD, Album) Feel Good All Over f7001 US 1993 Sell This Version
STH 2045 David Crawford - What About You (In The World Today) album art Co Real Artists Bound By The Blood Co Real Artists - What About You (In The World Today)(12", Single) Stones Throw Records STH 2045 US 2002 Sell This Version
TOCJ-50550 David Crawford - Tone Tantrum album art Gene Harris Gene Harris - Tone Tantrum(CD, Album, Ltd, RE, RM) Blue Note TOCJ-50550 Japan 2013 Sell This Version

Writing & Arrangement

HME S 101-5-67 David Crawford - House On Elm Street album art Harold Johnson Sextet Moses (as Crawford) and 1 more… Harold Johnson Sextet - House On Elm Street(LP, Album) H.M.E. HME S 101-5-67 US 1967 Sell This Version
David Crawford - Friends & People album art The Friends Of Distinction Faces On The Bus and 2 more… The Friends Of Distinction - Friends & People (Album) RCA Victor Canada 1971 Sell This Version
David Crawford - Let Me Be / Long Time Comin' My Way album art The Friends Of Distinction Let Me Be The Friends Of Distinction - Let Me Be / Long Time Comin' My Way RCA Victor US 1971 Sell This Version
74-0562 David Crawford - Let Me Be / Long Time Comin' My Way album art The Friends Of Distinction Let Me Be The Friends Of Distinction - Let Me Be / Long Time Comin' My Way(7") RCA Victor 74-0562 Canada 1971 Sell This Version
David Crawford - The Sylvers album art The Sylvers The Sylvers - The Sylvers (Album) Pride, Pride US 1972 Sell This Version
74-0956 David Crawford - Love Can Make It Easier / Check It Out album art The Friends Of Distinction Love Can Make It Easier The Friends Of Distinction - Love Can Make It Easier / Check It Out(7", Single) RCA Victor 74-0956 US 1973 Sell This Version
73352 David Crawford - Be All Your Own album art John Lehman John Lehman - Be All Your Own(7", Single, Promo) Mercury 73352 US 1973 Sell This Version
David Crawford - Misdemeanor / So Close album art Foster Sylvers / The Sylvers So Close Foster Sylvers / The Sylvers - Misdemeanor / So Close (Single) Pride US 1973 Sell This Version
David Crawford - Wish That I Could Talk To You / How Love Hurts album art The Sylvers The Sylvers - Wish That I Could Talk To You / How Love Hurts (Single) Pride UK 1972 Sell This Version