Productions

1998
  Angel Magick by John Harle & David Pountney
Assistant Musical Director, Salisbury Festival (May) and Proms (July).
1997/8
  Silencium - John Harle
Co-arranger CD and orchestral suite.
1997
  The Cruise - BBC
all music pre-production.
  Mazda MX5 promotion - John Harle
assistant Musical Director and string arranging.
  Futurestate
composer and Musical Director, Hamilton Quarter/Wirral Education
1996
  A Kid for Two Farthings by Cyril Ornadel & Phil Glassborow
(cast led by Ron Moody) Musical Director rehearsed reading: Bridewell Theatre February
  Crazy For You
'dep' pianist, Prince Edwards Theatre: February
1995/6
  The Pied Piper of Hamelin
Musical Director, Unicorn Children's Theatre, London.
1995
  Pantomime for 13 winds
composer Haffner Ensemble. 1st performance: Hove Town Hall, December 1995.
  Tabloid!!! (aka Bellamy)
composer, lyricist, arranger and Musical Director (book bt Nick Owen after the novel Bel-Ami by Guy de Maupassant). Showcase production: Unity Theatre Liverpool, October.
  Goodnight Mister Tom
composer and additional lyrics, Library Theatre Manchester (April-May)
1994/5
  Aladdin
composer Unicorn Children's Theatre, London
  Comedy Of Errors by Julian Slade
arranger Law Society Production, director Anthony Besch.
1992
  Goodnight Mister Tom
composer and additional lyricist. Wolsey Theatre, Ipswich.
  Green Women (cabaret)
composer and lyricist. Café Theatre, Little Venice.
1991
  Nutmeg and Ginger
(musical based on The Knight of the Burning Pestle) by Julian Slade.
Arranger and Musical Director. Orange Tree Theatre, Richmond.
  Mme Tussauds - Scenerama Amsterdam
permanent exhibition. composer
1990
  Hold Tight. It's 60's Night
UK tour, Muscial Director.
  Voyager
film by Volker Schlöndorf. arranger.
1989
  Pal Joey - Webber Douglas
Arranger and Musical Director
  The Rocky Horror Show
European Tour. Musical Director
  Sweeney Todd - Sondheim
Forum Theatre, Wythenshawe. Associate Musical Director.
1988
  The Roar of the Greasepaint, The Smell of the Crowd.
Arranger and Musical Director. Orange Tree Theatre, Richmond.
  Mythologies
Wakefield Cathedral Community Opera, composer and Musical Director.
1986
  The News
Paramount City, Arranger and Musical Director.
  The One Alone - radio music-drama.
Libretto: Dame Iris Murdoch. Composer and Musical Director.
Pre-1986
 

MD work at:
Guildford School of Acting and Dance; London Contemporary Dance School; Cockpit Theatre, Marylebone; King Head Theatre Club; British Lion Films - The Wicker Man.

Incidental Music written for:
various Kings Head productions; Mrs Warren's Profession (National Theatre); films for Channel 4, BBC2, WNET New York, Bayerische Rundfunk (Munich), BFI, Greater London Arts, Arts Council.

Conducting work in:
Germany - Giselle, Nutcracker, White Horse Inn;
Holland - ballet evenings for Nederlands Dans Theater.


 
 © 2000 Gary Carpenter