Jon is an experienced, high quality pianist/accompanist/Music Director for musicals, solos, dance classes (ballet), weddings, auditions, recitals, concerto competitions, master classes, cabarets, fundraisers, benefits and other events. He is an excellent sight reader with perfect pitch. He is a recognized teacher/coach for students learning pieces. He is an experienced chamber musician. He also can provide music transcription services.
His primary focus is classical and musical theatre repertoire on piano, harpsichord, and organ. He can cover elementary, intermediate, and advanced music. He owns a Yamaha CP-4 Stage Piano that can be used in events. He is also a saxophonist (alto, tenor, baritone) and clarinetist (bass).
He has accompanied "Cellissimo" (an advanced Suzuki cello ensemble) and Naperville School District #204 solo festivals. He was the Music Director for Fox Valley Park District's production of "The Drowsy Chaperone" as well as “The Little Mermaid”. He was the Music Director for BrightSide Theatre's production of “Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat”, “The Bridges of Madison County” and "Beauty and the Beast". Other recent musical credits on keyboard include “Seussical” with NightBlue Theatre; "Spamalot", “Guys and Dolls”, and “Hairspray” with BrightSide Theatre; “Cats” and “High School Musical” with Elmhurst Children’s Theater; "Legally Blonde" and "Oklahoma" with Summer Place Theatre; and "The Wiz" and "The Nutcracker and Mouse King" with Broadway in Naperville.
$ 40.00 Dollars Per Hour
Accompanist fees are negotiable depending upon the level of the music, number of rehearsals, number of performances, etc.