Biography

 
 

Musical Direction

 
 
- musical director/conductor for over 100 theatrical productions in the U.S. and Canada.  Broadway credits include Jesus Christ Superstar (2012 – Neil Simon Theatre), Rent (Neaderlander Theatre) and Blood Brothers (Music Box Theatre). Numerous Canadian premieres.  (see Theatre Resume ).

-Director of Music, Stratford Shakespeare Festival, Canada 2008-Present.

-musical direction, arrangements and orchestrations for numerous television specials including Colm Wilkinson and Patti LuPone In Concert at New York’s Hammerstein Ballroom for PBS
 

Composition

 
-as theatre composer has written for Stratford productions including Des McAnuff’s acclaimed Caesar and Cleopatra starring Christopher Plummer and Nikki James, which was filmed for theatrical release.

-composer/song writer for award winning television series Nilus the Sandman, starring Lohn John Baldry, Don Francks, Holly Cole with notable guests including Donny Osmond.

-composed score for musical Cyrano with libretto by brother Michael Fox
 

Orchestrations, Arrangements

 
-new orchestrations and dance arrangements for numerous theatrical productions (see Theatre Resume)

-musical direction and orchestrations for Tony Award winner Brent Carver’s  acclaimed one man show

-musical director/arranger for a number of television specials for CBC Toronto.

 

Piano

 
-much sought after pianist/accompanist has performed in clubs and concerts, often also working as arranger/orchestrator,  accompanying a wide variety of singers such as Colm Wilkinson (Les Miserable), Louise Pitre (Tony nominee for Mamma Mia), John McDermott (Irish Tenors), jazz singers Johnny Oliver and Lucy Hawkins, plus numerous notable Canadian artists such as, Albert Schultz, Brent Carver, Chilina Kennedy, Marcus Nance, Jackie Richardson, Cynthia Dale and Michael Burgess.

-accomplished pianist/accompanist, studied with Joanne Brackeen, Harold Danko, (NYC) and Howard Riley at London’s Guildhall School of Music.
-produced, arranged a number of CDs.
-as session keyboard player has played on numerous CDs, television specials, jingles, etc.
-has worked as a jazz pianist in numerous clubs in New York and Toronto
-is an accomplished Hammond B3 player

 

-9 time Dora Mavor Moore Award (Toronto theatre awards) nominee for outstanding musical direction, 4 time winner.

-Broadwayworld.com (Toronto) Award winner for musical direction (Jesus Christ Superstar)


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