JASON ROBERT BROWN
New Songs, Arrangements, Orchestration and Music Supervision
As composer/lyricist: Songs for a New World (dir. Daisy Prince), Parade (1999 Tony Award for Best Score, dir. Harold Prince), The Last Five Years (2002 Drama Desk for Best Music and Best Lyrics), 13, The Bridges of Madison County (2014 Tony Awards for Best Score & Orchestrations), Honeymoon in Vegas. Recordings: Wearing Someone Else’s Clothes (Amazon.com Best of 2005), The Trumpet of the Swan, Jason Robert Brown in Concert With Anika Noni Rose (also seen on PBS). Jason performs at NYC’s SubCulture monthly with his band The Caucasian Rhythm Kings. He lives in NY with his wife, composer Georgia Stitt, and his two magnificent daughters. Jason has spent his entire career trying to create a body of work that honors and extends the musical theatre that Hal Prince built. Mr. Brown gratefully honors the original orchestrators of the shows represented tonight: Robert Russell Bennett, Leonard Bernstein, William David Brohn, David Cullen, Michael Gibson, Hershy Kay, Irwin Kostal, Andrew Lloyd Webber, Sid Ramin, Eddie Sauter, Don Sebesky, Jonathan Tunick and Don Walker.