Pat Harris & Associates
MEMBER OF: The American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers (ASCAP), Association of Performing Arts Professionals (APAP), Chamber Music America (CMA), Music Manager's Forum (MMF), North American Performing Arts Managers & Agents (NAPAMA), The Woodshed Network & The Recording Academy
Patricia L Harris, is a trailblazing producer, manager, and writer who has dedicated her life to the pursuit of adventure and exploration. Hailing from the vibrant city of Pittsburgh in western Pennsylvania, Patricia's passion for Dance, Fitness, Travel, and the world of entertainment has taken her across the globe, from Japan to Russia, Europe to South America, Africa to Australia, and throughout the United States.
Patricia Harris's journey began by building a successful personal training program, catering to esteemed clients such as the NFL's Miami Dolphins, legendary guitarist Jimmy Page of Led Zeppelin, and high-profile individuals who sought her expertise in renowned fitness havens like the Miami Doral Spa, Aspen's Fitness Center, and the Canyon Ranches in Arizona and Massachusetts' Berkshires. Her dedication to health and fitness extended beyond borders, as she served as the private trainer for three consecutive elite Safaris tours in Zimbabwe, Kenya, and Tanzania.
In 1997, Patricia Harris embarked on a new venture, taking on the role of manager and director for her husband, Jazz Vocalist, and composer Allan Harris. Drawing from her extensive knowledge and experience, she skillfully shaped and guided his career as well as other well-known jazz artists, lending her expertise to the entertainment industry they inhabit.
Now, after more than 20 years of invaluable experience, Patricia Harris is stepping into a new chapter of her career. "Pat Harris & Associates," allows her to bring her wealth of knowledge to a specialized area: helping clients fully explore and navigate their business strategies and digital world of promotion. In an era where numerous online outlets can often overwhelm those seeking to make their mark in the industry, Patricia's mission is to provide tailored solutions and personal agendas, ensuring that her clients can confidently navigate the rapidly changing landscape of digital marketing and entertainment promotion.
With Patricia L Harris you have a trusted partner who understands the nuances of the entertainment industry and the ever-evolving digital realm. Take this opportunity to leverage her vast knowledge and experience, empowering yourself to thrive in the competitive world of entertainment promotion.
As an Artist manager, producer and agent Pat Harris, has been directing the careers of jazz artists since 1994 with a roster that has included pianist Eric Reed and bassist Richie Goods, Igor Butman and the award winning jazz vocalist Allan Harris. She runs an independent record label, Love Productions Records, for which she has co-produced 11 Allan Harris recordings. For the past 20 years she has produced 2 Great Days of Jazz for the Association of Performing Arts Presenters’ annual conference in New York. Other productions include Jazz at Sotheby’s, Monday Night Jazz in Harlem, and the parlor jazz series, Harlem After Dark.
Harris is a co-writer and producer of the Allan Harris musical Cross That River which made its critically acclaimed debut at the New York Musical Theatre Festival. Cross That River been awarded a Chamber Music America residency grant, and has also appeared at the Kennedy Center, Mass MoCA, Theatre Aspen, Joe’s Pub, the ASCAP Musical Theatre Festival, The State Theater, B.B. Kings Blues Club, the Blue Note, and Rockwood Music Hall. Cross That River was in residency for five weeks at 59E59 Theaters, November 30 - December 31, 2017 and continues to tour the country.