Saturday, June 6, 2009

My Resume

Somebody asked me to post it, so here it is:

PERFORMANCE RESUME
(Director credits in bold)


Choir Master, Organist, Pianist: St. Timothy’s Lutheran Church 2007- present


Youth Sunday Music Director: All Saints Episcopal Church 2005-2007


Music Director, Soloist, Pianist: Unity Church of Portland 2005-2007

Riff, “West Side Story” in concert: Central Oregon Music Festival 2000

Musical Director, Pianist: “Gershwin Revue” Jasmine Tree Productions 2000


Cantor, Chorus Section Leader: All Saints Episcopal, Portland OR 1999 – 2005


Music Director, Chorister: Portland Chorus, SPEBSQSA 1998 – present


Soloist, Tenor Section Leader: Portland Symphonic Choir 1997 – present


Soloist, Chorister: Choral Cross Ties 1995 – 2002


Tolloler, “Iolanthe”: Jasmine Tree Productions 1995


Guest Director, Soloist, Chorister: Oregon Repertory Singers 1993–1996


Chorister, “Hello Dolly”: The Musical Company, Portland 1991

Interview Host, 13 episodes: Citizens Commission Human Rights, OR 1989


Musical Director, Singer: Dickens Carolers, Portland OR 1985 – 1995


Pierrot, “Pierrot & Pirouette”: Portland Arts Council 1983

Paul, “Silent Night, Lonely Night”: Group At Hand, Santa Cruz CA 1982


Buffalo Bill, “The Wild West Show”: American Touring Company 1979


Amiens, Music Director “As You Like It”: San Jose State University 1979


Music Director, Composer "Madwoman of Challiot": San Jose University 1979


Gherardo, “Gianni Schicchi”: San Jose State University 1978


Dancer, “Dance in America”: San Jose State University 1977


Chorister, “Carmen”: San Jose State University 1977


Archy, Musci Director, “Archy & Mehitabel”: San Jose State University 1977


Chorister, Chamber Choir: San Jose State University 1977 – 1979

Judas, Music Director “Jesus Christ, Superstar”: Group At Hand, Santa Cruz CA 1976


Scapino, Music Director, “Compagnie Santi Ostinati”: Group At Hand, Santa Cruz CA 1976


Jeffrey, Music Director, “Godspell”: Group At Hand, Santa Cruz CA 1975


Chorister: California Honors Choir 1975


Narrator, “Antigone”: Group At Hand, Santa Cruz CA 1974


Barnaby, “Sing Out Sweet Land”: Group At Hand, Santa Cruz CA 1974


Chorister, “Cosi Fan Tutti”: U.C. Santa Cruz 1974


George, “Of Mice and Men”: Santa Cruz High School 1975


Butler, “The Man Who Came To Dinner”: Santa Cruz High School 1973


Chorister, “Wizard of Oz”: Big Sur Community Theatre 1971


Little Boy, “Curious Savage”: Lompoc Community Theatre 1962



HONORS

1976 “Best Male Lead in A Musical,” California Association of Community Theatres
1974 & 1975 “Honorable Mentions for Male Lead,” CACT
1979 “Bachelor of Music with Great Distinction”, San Jose State University

1977 “Associate of Theatre Arts with Highest Honors,” Cabrillo College, California

SKILLS

Music: direction, composition, arranging; organ, piano, vocals, vocal coach; sound design & engineering; dance, choreography; Medical: physical therapy; bookkeeping, accounting, terminology management; Computers: repair, maintenance, many website, office & networking applications.


Gary Shannon

Lyric Tenor /Counter Tenor

5’10”, 185 lbs.

Coloration: Fair

Hair: Brown but disappearing