The task: mix renaissance and pop music to create a layered score of traditional instruments like harp, strings, and harpsichord with modern instruments like keyboards and electronic percussion.
The task: create a podcast theme song that sarcasticly plays off a children’s show theme song.
The task: take Scott Joplin piano pieces and orchestrate it to underscore a comedic silent film.
The task: re-orchestrate, re-record, and re-write the lyrics to “My Shot” from HAMILTON, to create a parody music video promoting a New York ballot initiative.
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The task: evoke Hollywood in the 1930s.
The result (all recordings from a live performance at MCL Theatre, Chicago):
The task: take 1940s swing and make it fit a gritty musical theater comedy.
The result (all recordings from a live performance at the June Havoc Theatre, NYC):