May 13, 2014
Jeremy Robin Lyons
Jeremy is a NY-based music director, pianist, and arranger.
Jeremy most recently orchestrated The Songs of Henry Krieger as part of Lincoln Center’s American Songbook series, and contributed orchestrations to Getting to Know You: The Music of Rodgers & Hammerstein as part of the Lyrics & Lyricists series at the 92nd Street Y. Also in this vein, Jeremy created new piano reductions for A Tale of Two Cities (post-Broadway), and a new chamber reduction for A Doll’s Life (New Ohio Theatre).
Jeremy recently had the honor of conducting a small orchestra in a presentation by Gotham Radio Theatre celebrating the music of Bernard Herrmann, in the Bruno Walter Auditorium located in the Library for the Performing Arts at Lincoln Center.
Other recent music direction credits include: Much Ado About Nothing (BSC); Next to Normal (Musically Human Theatre Prod.); a special celebration of the work of Maltby & Shire in Maltby & Shire: What Could Be Better? (54 Below), and several editions of William Finn’s Songs by Ridiculously Talented Composers and Lyricists You Probably Don’t Know But Should (54 Below and Barrington Stage Company). Also at BSC: Asst. MD/Key 1 for On the Town and Fiddler on the Roof.
In development: MD and arranger for JUNK: A Rock Opera with the Swedish pop band Brainpool (recent presentations at Joe’s Pub & The National Opera Center). Also served as Associate MD for a reading of Kerrigan and Lowdermilk’s Republicat the York Theatre.
Jeremy does score and parts preparation for various composers, and is a rehearsal pianist and singing member of Essential Voices USA, the chorus currently in residence with the New York Pops at Carnegie Hall.