Blog tagged as Orchestration

How To Downsize A Large Orchestra For Musical Theatre

How To Downsize A Large Orchestra For Musical Theatre

By Kevin Lynch

You've been hired as a music director for a local theatre company. They're doing Disney's "Beauty And The Beast", which is orchestrated for 19 pit musicians and a cast of 30+ performers.
09-07-22 11:35 AM - Comment(s)
"Orchestrator" vs. "Arranger" – What's The Difference?

"Orchestrator" vs. "Arranger" – What's The Difference?

By Kevin Lynch

Sometimes in a musical theatre setting the orchestrator can also function as an arranger and vice versa. What's the difference between an orchestrator and an arranger?
07-01-22 09:25 AM - Comment(s)