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Jack Murphy has worked on a wide variety of projects as both lyricist and composer. Collaborating with composer and writing partner Frank Wildhorn, he wrote lyrics for Linda Eder's EMI CD, Atlantic CDs, as well as her new release on Sony. Jack has written and performed albums for many record labels including A&M, Verve, MGM, Elektra, Columbia and ABC Dunhill, and was a staff writer for United Artists Music.
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Scott & Zelda Opens October 17th In Tokyo, Japan.
Scott & Zelda examines the highs and lows of celebrity: "It talks about these two people who fell in love in a time of innocence and the way that celebrity overtook them and changed their lives." The events that transpire prove beyond any shadow of a doubt that this is a story to surpass all language or culture. This is a story of the human heart, in all it’s complexities and pitfalls. A truly human love story. Click here to see the Tokyo cast singing. For more information about the show Click Here.
A Starry, Starry Night - A Concert To Benefit The Restoration Of The Norfolk Music Shed
Broadway composer and arranger Kim Scharnberg is planning a different kind of wedding to fellow musician and partner Gwynn Griffin this month. The couple is planning a reception that will double as a benefit concert, complete with a starry Broadway line-up.
All proceeds will go towards the restoration of the Norfolk Music Shed in Connecticut.
The Norfolk Chamber Music Festival's historic Music Shed is in phase two of major renovations, and in need of $250,000 to secure a million-dollar grant that will complete the process. Scharnberg and Griffin's wedding-turned-benefit-concert on Sept. 26 aims to raise all of the remaining needed funds.
The evening will feature a performance by composer Frank Wildhorn (Jekyll & Hyde) and Jack. Other guest performers include Broadway vet Linda Eder; the Tony-winning star of Billy Elliott, Trent Kowalik; 12-year-old tap dancing star Luke Spring; singer/songwriter Edwin McCain; jazz musician Chris Brubeck and Chicago Opera star Alyson Cambridge among others. For more information visti the Norfolk Chamber Music Festival visit website.