Gregory P. Franz                                                                           GregoryFranz4@gmail.com            

631-672-3575

GregFranzMusic.com

Musical Directing and Pit Orchestra Experience (Select Titles):

Aida                                     Guitar 2                            CM Performing Arts Center

Assassins                               Solo Pianist                                     Independent Organization

Bullets Over Broadway          Piano-Conductor                                                 CM Performing Arts Center

Chaplin: The Musical             Director, Musical Director                                                  FFCP Productions

Chess                                    Keys 2             Shoreham-Wading River High School

Dogfight                                Musical Director, Piano-Conductor                                Patricia Playhouse

Dreamgirls                             Guitar                                       CM Performing Arts Center

Footloose                                Musical Director, Piano-Conductor                     Kids For Kids Productions

Heathers: The Musical             Musical Director, Piano-Conductor                      Kids for Kids Productions

Joseph...Dreamcoat                  Musical Director, Piano-Conductor                   CM Performing Arts Center

Les Misèrables                         Guitar                                          CM Performing Arts Center

Next to Normal                       Musical Director, Piano-Conductor               Lighthouse Theatre Company

Phantom (Yeston)                     Cello                                                                  CM Performing Arts Center

Pippin                                      Musical Director, Piano-Conductor           Kids For Kids Productions

Ragtime: The Musical               Banjo, Mandolin, Guitar                                   CM Performing Arts Center

Songs For A New World            Musical Director, Piano-Conductor               Lighthouse Theatre Company

The Wild Party (Lippa)             Keys 2                                          Long Island University Theatre Company

Winter Wonderettes              Musical Director, Piano-Conductor            CM Performing Arts Center

Zombie Prom                            Musical Director, Piano-Conductor                   Kids for Kids Productions


Education:

College Undergraduate: LIU Post (2017-2021) Music Education (Piano Concentration)

Scored a 5 on AP Music Theory Exam

Completed the Music Directing Intensive at Goodspeed Opera House (2019 Session)


Instruments:

Piano, Cello, Guitar, Bass, Ukulele, Mandolin, & Banjo


Other:       References:

Boy Scout Troop 566 Eagle Scout 2017                                          1. Matt DeMaria: (516) 972-5247

Private Instrument Teacher (Ages 7-17)                                        2. Trevor O’Bryen: (631) 942-2295

13+ Years of Onstage Experience in Plays and Musicals                3. Jessica Cianciotto: (516) 297-0734

                                                                                                       4. Tyler Matos: (631) 456-3588


Skills:

Proficient in Finale and Mainstage

Trained Lights and Sound Designer

Experience working with all cast ages and sizes, and keyboard conducting