site design by Peter Kavelin

For the past 30 years, Frank Kavelin has been active as a composer, arranger, orchestrator, conductor and producer.  

His affiliations are: AF of M, Local 47; ASCAP (writer/publisher); BMI (publisher); and SAG.

Frank has worked as composer 1, arranger 2, orchestrator 3, conductor 4 and/or producer 5 for the following artists/companies, in the following categories:




George Benson 2,4,5
Wilton Felder 1
Benny Golson 1,2
Hubert Laws 2
Ronnie Laws 2

Hugh Masekela 2
Monk Montgomery 2
James Moody 2
Horace Silver 3


Chuck Brown and the Soul Searchers Band 2,4
Roberto Carlos 4
Rebbie Jackson 3
Debra Laws 2,4

Eloise Laws 2,4
Roy Milton 3
Maxine Nightingale 1
David Oliver 2,4


David Bell 1,2,3
Charles Calello 2

Jimmie Haskell 1,2,3
Al Kooper 2


DDB Needham (Chrysler) 2
Foote, Cone & Belding (Coors Beer)1,2,3

Leo Burnett USA (Oldsmobile)1,2,3
Young & Rubicam (Favor Polish)1

Broadcast Promotion

CBS2, 1,2,3

Sky Channel (UK)2
The Movie Channel (Australia)3

Industrial Films

Coca-Cola Bottling Company1



Mel Blanc 1,4
Merv Griffin 2

Jimmy Walker 2

In addition, Frank owns two music publishing companies, Kavelin Music BMI and Karin Music ASCAP as well as a library of original master recordings including “Alley Oop” by the Hollywood Argyles, four tracks by Otis Redding and two tracks by Rockin’ Sidney.

Frank’s studio is capable of delivering master-quality and broadcast–quality product. 

Listen to a sampling of Frank’s work: