MUSIC DIRECTING

Music Director, Bechdel Theater Group, Berklee College of Music,

  2020 - 2021.

Conductor/Music Director, "No One Else," Berklee Musical Theater

  Orchestra, Fall 2020.

Founding Music Director, At Rise Productions, a Central New York

  theater company dedicated to providing unique opportunities for

  teens to participate in all parts of putting on a theatrical production.

 

Composer, Music Director, Piano, Arranger, Teenage Nobodies, A

  Cabaret of Original Songs by O’Connor & Dunn, 2019.

 

Music Director, Artistic Director, Band Geeks, 2019. 

 

Composer, Music Director, Piano, Arranger, Summer Cabaret,

  2018. A cabaret including 9 original songs by O’Connor & Dunn. 

 

Music Director, Keyboard, You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown, 2018. 

 

Music Director, Keyboard, tick, tick… Boom! 2016.

* HONORS AND AWARDS

 

Contemporary Writing and Production Achievement Award, Berklee

     College of Music (Spring 2021).

“Master of Fate”written with lyricist Carter Quinn Tanis, won second place

     in Berklee’s New Works Songwriting Contest (Dec. 2020)

Band Geeks (2019), for which I was both Music Director and Artistic Director,

     was nominated for 5 SALT (Syracuse Area Live Theater) awards in the 

     community theater category including:

               Best Musical

               Best Musical Director

“Which Way to Neverland?” written with lyricist Jared Dunn was both:

     Selected for Curtain Up: Berklee's Annual Musical-Theater Songwriting

          Contest (2019)

     Nominated for a SAMMY (Syracuse Area Music) award (2019)

 

The Enchanted Files: Diary of a Mad Brownie audiobook (Random House,

     2015) was a:

          Audie Award for Best Middle Grade Audiobook Finalist

ARRANGING

 

In-House Arranger,  Boston Children's Chorus, 2020-2021 season

ACCOMPANYING & VOCAL COACHING

 

Accompanist

  Boston Children's Chorus, 2020-2021 season

  Berklee Musical Theater Ensemble, Fall 2020

  Vocal Proficiency Exams, Berklee, Fall 2019

  Singing Garden (Vocal Recitals), 2018-19

  Syracuse University Drama Dept. Vocal Classes, Fall 2016

Music Teacher

  Summer Musical Theatre Intensive Program, Fabius-Pompey, 2020.

  Front Row Players, theater for adults of all abilities, Volunteer,2019.

 

Vocal Coach / Accompanist, A Guide to Being Gay, demo of

  original musical by Garrett Heater, Fall 2018

Audition / Rehearsal Accompanist, JDHS

  All Shook Up, 2018

  Footloose, 2017

PIANO / KEYBOARD

 

Piano:

  Cast Recording, Indigo, written by Blake Dylan Pilger, book by

    River Kai Pilger, Boston Conservatory, 2020.

Keyboard:

  Into the Woods (Keyboard 2), Boston University, 2019

  Freaky Friday (Keyboard 1), JDHS, 2019

  All Shook Up (Keyboard 1), JDHS, 2018

  Footloose (Keyboard 1), JDHS, 2017

  A Christmas Story (Keyboard 1), JDHS, 2016

VOICE OVER (audiobook recordings)

 

The Stinky Princess, Full Cast Audio, 2020

Nothing but the Truth, Full Cast Audio, 2020

Trolled, Random House, 2017

My Teacher Fried My Brains, Full Cast Audio, 2015

My Teacher Is an Alien, Full Cast Audio, 2015

*The Enchanted Files: Diary of a Mad Brownie, Random House, 2015.

Always October, Full Cast Audio, 2013

COMMUNITY THEATER (acting)

 

A Little Night Music (Fredrika), CNY Playhouse

SLUT: The Play (Anna), Redhouse Arts Center

The Little Mermaid (Andrina), Redhouse Arts

John Lennon and Me (Sally), Redhouse Arts

Amahl and the Night Visitors (Amahl), Open Hand Theater

Big Fish (Citizen of Ashton), Redhouse Arts

Carousel (Ensemble), Redhouse Arts Center

Seussical (Who Child #1), Redhouse Arts

The Music Man (Amaryllis), Redhouse Arts