Joe Gianono is the resident composer of the White Horse Theater Company and has composed incidental music for "The Rose Tatoo”, “Little Eyolf”, “Savannah Black & Blue”, "Small Craft Warnings", "In the Bar Of A Tokyo Hotel", “The Book Of Lambert”, “Clothes For A Summer Hotel”, "Night Mother” and “Suddenly Last Summer”.
He is also the composer of the musical adaptation of “The Hunchback of Notre Dame”, performed at the York Theater in NYC, with lyrics by Hal Hackady and libretto by Tony Scully.
As an arranger/orchestrator for over 30 years in every venue, Joe has work for many of the world’s finest orchestras and artists including the Metropolitan Opera Orchestra, Paul Taylor Dance, Company, PM Dawn, Philip Bailey, Blood, Sweat & Tears, Chita Rivera, Michel Camilo, Bucky Pizzarelli and over 30 Broadway & regional musicals.
Recent and upcoming publications include Trois Jimnopedies for Flute and Guitar, TNT for Chorus and Piano and Elegy for solo Cello and String Orchestra published by Subito Music. He is an ASCAP and BMI member and is also published by ACM Records, Subito Music and Joe Gianono Music Publishing. http://www.joegianono.com/
Mr. Gianono has recently started his own record label that is primarily dedicated to popular music. SMALL CRAFT WARNINGS, performed by LuellenAbdoo and Elaine Chelton, has been on "EXPLORING MUSIC" hosted by Bill McGlaughlin on WQXR (105.9 FM) and it’s nationwide affiliates.
Recent projects include "A TROLL IN TH PARK", a piece for Solo Violin and "Incidental Music" for the White Horse Theater Company production of the play, I CAN'T IMAGINE TOMORROW by Tennessee Williams, directed by Cyndy Marion.
He is also in the process of completing a choral work titled "SPATIAL QUANTUM" for large choir, organ, 6 brass, 6, winds, 6 percussion, low strings and pre-recorded soundscape which is dedicated to the memory of the crew of the space shuttle "CHALLENGER"
The upcoming publication of his “ELEGY for Solo Cello and String Orchestra” will be available from Subito Music Publishing later this year.
Much of Mr. Gianono’s efforts are spent writing, producing and recording songs for his record label. All of which can be found on Cdbaby, iTunes and all other major digital music distributors.
He recently returned from Nashville, where he recorded his song “SILLY GIRL” with the up and coming vocalist, Brandon Maddox and the Reba McEntire band.
One of his favorite project’s is a Christmas song called "S.A.N.T.A.DotCom"
S.A.N.T.A.DotCom was recorded by Kara Oates, 13 year old star of Broadway’s Mary Poppins and Billy Elliot.It was also recorded in London by Laurence Kilsby, called “the finest boy soprano in the UK” by the BBC. There is also a duet version with both Kara and Laurence.
At the moment Mr. Gianono is in the process of completing the recording of “I LIKE GREEN”, an environmental song about being “green” in urban areas, like NYC.
BTW- by the time he got to Woodstock, Joe was a respectable Rock n’ Roll guitar player.
Publicist: Laurie Sheppard, www.lspublicity.com (http://www.lspublicity.com/
GingerNewYork found on Manhattan Neighborhood Network (MNN) since launching in November, 2010, has been showcasing the “Kool Kats…Gotham Nights” greats of music and culture of New York and beyond. What defines GingerNewYork is its host Ginger Broderick’s unique insight, connection to and pulse on the music and culture of Gotham making GingerNewYork one of the most sought after programs to appear on.
GingerNewYork can be seen in Manhattan on Time Warner Cable Channel 34, Fios Channel 33, and RCN Channel 82, every Friday afternoon at 2pm EST. It can also be seen live streaming on the Manhattan Neighborhood Network's website, www.mnn.org, Channel 1.
About GingerNewYork host Ginger Broderick:
Broderick perhaps better known to many as “The Media CPA” is a fixture on the media circuit.
Ms. Broderick appeared regularly for eight years on weekend morning financial segments for WABC Eyewitness News. She has appeared on Good Day New York, WNBC, CNBC, CNN, Fox Business News, Bloomberg, NY1 and WOR Radio discussing tax-related issues. She has interviewed with top financial publications such as The Wall Street Journal, Forbes, and Wealth Manager.
Ms. Broderick completed her TV Producer’s Certification at Manhattan Neighborhood Network and launched her own talk/variety show, GingerNewYork. Segments of the show are aired LIVE at the MNN studios and taped at the Gibson Guitar showroom/Rehearsal Studios in New York City.
Broderick is a faculty member of Queens College/CUNY Continuing Education Program. Broderick obtained a B.S. degree in accounting from St. John’s University in New York City and is a Certified Public Accountant licensed in the State of New York.
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