Matthew Lowy

Composer    Music Director    Pianist    Arranger    Orchestrator

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Selected Theater 

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A Chorus Line                                                                            Rehearsal pianist                   New York City Center

(2018 Gala Presentation, Dir. Bob Avian,

MD Patrick Vaccariello) 


Parade (Dir. Daniel Kutner)                                                    MD, conductor, pianist               Kean University 


A Chorus Line                                                                  MD, conductor, orchestrations         Big League Theatricals

(U.S. and Japan Tour, 2018; Dir. Baayork

Lee, MD Patrick Vaccariello) 


How Christmas Feels (world premiere)                                       Composer, MD                     C.I.C. Theater Company


42nd Street (U.S. Tour, 2017)                                                     MD, conductor                      Big League Theatricals 


There is Nothing Like a Dame (2016)                                            Assoc. MD                         The Actors Fund 

(Dir. Bebe Neuwirth, MD Zina Goldrich) 


Fallen Skies                                                                         Composer, MD, pianist                Soho Playhouse 

(2016 New York Intl. Fringe Festival,

Overall Excellence Award in Music 

Composition)


New Voices Summer Conservatory                                  MD/conductor, assoc. MD,             Paper Mill Playhouse 

(2016)     arranger, orchestrator, variously


My Fair Lady (China Tour, ’16)                                           Assoc. MD, Keyboard 2                Big League Theatricals 


How the Grinch Stole Christmas                                                   Keyboard 1                        Big League Theatricals  

(U.S. Tour, ’15)



Workshops / Masterclasses 

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BMI Lehman Engel Theatre Workshop (2018-) 


Richard Maltby Jr., David Shire, and Didi Conn (2014)

Private song coaching for a concert, composition masterclass


Adam Guettel (2013)

The Light in the Piazza coaching & open deconstruction, composition masterclass


Andrew Lippa (2012)

Composition masterclass


Additional Skills

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Voice, sight-reading, conducting from piano, composing, arranging, orchestrating, transposition (on sight), transcription, improvisation, can read lead sheets/play all styles, proficient in Finale software.



Education

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The Boston Conservatory, B.M. in Music Composition, 2015.  Summa cum laude, senior speaker at commencement ceremony, 2014-15 Theodore Presser Undergraduate Scholar Award, Pi Kappa Lambda (Gamma Psi chapter). 


Composition/Orchestration:

Jonathan Bailey Holland, Andy Vores, Curtis Hughes, Patrick Burns, Robert Mikulski 


Piano/Song Interpretation and Coaching:

Cathy Rand


Piano:

Francis Yun, Robert Mikulski, Maxine Alstrom 


Voice/Vocal coaching:

James Javore, Cathy Rand