Shopping Cart
Your Cart is Empty
Quantity:
Subtotal
Taxes
Shipping
Total
There was an error with PayPalClick here to try again
CelebrateThank you for your business!You should be receiving an order confirmation from Paypal shortly.Exit Shopping Cart

Keynote Musical

You compete source for scores, recordings, arrangements and new compositions of all kinds!

RESUME

• EDUCATION

Schooling
1994-99                  UC Davis, B.A. in music, emphasis in composition and accompaniment

1997-98                  University of Exeter Music Department, Exeter, England

2005                       School of Improvised Music, New York City, NY

 

Classical Piano Training

1981-83                  Lynn Gendo, Santa Rosa, CA

1983-85                  Robin Wachsberg, Santa Rosa, CA

1985-94                  Vera Slade, Santa Rosa, CA

1995-96                  Lois Brandwynne, UC Davis, CA

2001                       Marilyn Thompson, Petaluma, CA

 

Jazz Piano Training

1995                         Bob Soder, Davis

2002-2003               Self guided jazz piano study intensive

2005                         Art Lande, Boulder, CO

 

Composition and Orchestration

1995-98                  Dr. Ross Bauer, professor of music, UC Davis

1996                       Dr. David Granger, University of Exeter, England

• WORK EXPERIENCE

Accompaniment/Performance and Instruction

1994                         Lori Ott Music Studio, Santa Rosa, CA

1995-1998                Student Senoir Recitals, UC Davis, CA

1995-1998                UC Davis choir, CA

1994-1999                UC Davis Teaching Studios, CA

1999                         Santa  Rosa Junior College choir, CA

1999-2001                First United Methodist Church choir, Petaluma

1999-2001                Studio and Performance accompanist in North Bay Area, CA

1999-2002                Private Singing and Music Instruction, Sonoma County, CA

2001                         Bravo T.V. and Camp Broadway theater weekend, Santa Rosa, CA

2001                         Staging and Direction Class, Cinnabar Theater, Petaluma, CA

2001                         Theater Summer Camp, Cinnabar, Petaluma, CA

2001                         Sonoma State University Choir, CA

2001                         Sonoma State University Teaching Studios, CA

2001                         Private Vocal Coaching, Sonoma State University, CA

2002                         Elim Lutheran Church Choir, Petaluma

2004                         ‘Musical Theater Class’, Rocky Mountain Theater for Kids, Boulder, CO

2004-2012                Vocal Performance Class with Michele Jennings, Boulder, CO

2004+                       Private Instruction (piano, vocal coaching, composition, improvisation), Boulder, CO

2005                         Travis Laberge Music studios, Boulder, CO

2005                         Rock ‘n Roll Camp, Doghouse Music Studios, Lafayette, CO

2005                         Broomfield High School Choir, Broomfield, CO

2005                         ‘Music for Singers’, Rocky Mountain Theater for Kids

2005                         Performance Class, Nobo Studio, Boulder, CO

2005                         BFA Singing course, Naropa University, Boulder, CO

2006-2007                Naropa teaching faculty, Naropa University, Boulder, CO

2007-2012                CU, DU and Metro State Recital Accompanist (juries, competitions and recitals), Denver, CO

2007-2013                Accompaniment for singers, instrumentalists, theaters, universities

2013+                       Sub Accompanist for King of Glory Lutheran Church, Arvada, CO

2014+                       Accompanist/Vocal Coach Rocky Mountain Theater for Kids, Boulder, CO

2015+ Accompanist for Tara Performaing Arts High School, Boulder, CO

Professional Opera and Musical Theater Accompaniment/Performance

1994                         ‘Mame’, Santa Rosa Junior College, CA

1995                         ‘Jesus Christ Super Star’, Santa Rosa Junior College, CA

1996                         ‘Cabaret’, Santa Rosa Junior College, CA

1998                         ‘Ti-Jean and his Brothers’, UC Davis, CA

1999                         ‘Peer Gynt’, UC Davis, CA

1999                         ‘You’re a Good Man Charlie Brown’, Sonoma County Rep, Sebastopol, CA

1999                         ‘The Stinky Cheese Man’, Actor’s Theater, Santa Rosa, CA

1999                         ‘You’re a Good Man Charlie Brown’, Novato Community Players, Novato, CA

2000                         ‘Dido and Aeneas’, Cinnabar, Petaluma, CA

2000                         ‘Swallow’s Tale’, Cinnabar, Petaluma, CA

2001                         ‘The Mikado’, Cinnabar, Petaluma

2001                         ‘A Gilbert and Sullivan Review’, Sebastopol Savoyards, Sebastopol, CA

2001                         ‘Die Fliedermaus’, Pacific Opera Theater Co., Santa Rosa, CA

2001                         ‘My Favorite Years’, Montgomery High School, Santa Rosa, CA

2001                         ‘A Day at the County’, Bodega Theater Co., Bodega, CA

2001                         ‘Le Rossignol’ and ‘Mavra’, Cinnabar, Petaluma, CA

2001                         ‘Weill Acts’, Actor’s Theater, Santa Rosa, CA

2001                         ‘Christmas Comes to the Wild Wood’- Cinnabar, Petaluma, CA

2002                         ‘Don Pasquale’, Cinnabar, Petaluma, CA

2003                         ‘Krank: a Kurt Weill Review’, Sonoma State University, CA

2003                         'Madam Butterfly', Cinnabar, Petaluma, CA

2005                         ‘Beauty and the Beast’, Rocky Mountain Theater for Kids, Boulder, CO

2005                         ‘The Lion King’, Rocky Mountain Theater for Kids, Boulder, CO

2005                         ‘The Magic Flute’, Rocky Mountain theater for Kids, Boulder, CO

2008                         ‘Les Miserables’, Center Stage, Louisville, CO

2012                         ‘Once Upon a Mattress’, Longmont Musical Theater Company, Longmont, CO

2013                         ‘Crazy For You’, Ralston Valley High, Arvada, CO

2015                         ‘The Marvellous Wonderettes’, Town Hall Arts Center, Littleon, CO

2015                         ‘The Drowsy Chaperone’, Mizel Theater, Denver, CO

2016                         ‘Magic Moments’, Denver, CO

2016                         ‘25th Annual Putnam Spelling Bee’, Red Rocks Community College, Littleton, CO

2016                         ‘Dr. Doolittle’, DL Parsons Theater, Northglenn, CO

2016                         ‘Nuncrackers’, DL Parsons Theater, Northglenn, CO

2017                         ‘Magic Moments’, Denver, CO

Musical Direction

2014                         ‘To Broadway with Love’, Denver, CO

2015                         ‘Grease’, Art Underground, Louisville, CO

2015                         ‘Chicago’, Aurora Fox, Denver, CO

2015                         ‘Robin Hood’, Parker, CO

2016                         ‘Magic Moments’, Denver, CO

2016                         ‘Twisted Truths, Racine, WI

2016                         ‘Addam’s Family’, DL Parsons Theater, Northglenn, CO

2016                         ‘Annie Jr.’, Mizel Theater, Denver, CO

2016                         ‘Shrek Jr.’, Mizel Theater, Denver, CO

2016                         ‘Nuncrackers’, DL Parsons Theater, Northglenn, CO

2017                         ‘Into The Woods’, DL Parsons Theater, Northglenn, CO

2017                         ‘Magic Moments’, Denver, CO

Performance

1990-1994                Santa Rosa High School Concert Choir, Chamber Singers and Jazz band, Santa Rosa, CA

1995-1998                UC Davis Early Music Ensemble, chamber music ensembles, UC Jazz band, Free Jazz ensemble                                       under John Tchicai, Davis, CA

1999-2001                Solo gig work (coffee shops, restaurants, private parties, wineries, etc.) in Marin and Sonoma                                             Counties

2001-2002                Jazz and classical performances, private and public venues, Sonoma County

2001                         ‘JH Big Band’ swing band, Santa Rosa, CA

2001                         ‘Sol Horizon’ reggae band, Sebastopol , CA

2002-2007                ‘Akimbo’ (afro-pop), ‘Mind X’ (fusion), ‘Phonic’ (funk/rock), ‘GodKey’ (free jazz), ‘Mars Fusion’                                               (funk/jazz), ‘ the Left Channel’ (space rock), ‘Juba Juba’ (Grateful Dead), ‘Soul Sacrifice’ (Santana),                                    ‘Curbside’ (rock), ‘White Cat Pink’ (electro-lounge jazz), ‘Art of Break’ (funk rock), ‘Determination’                                         (reggae), ‘DVS’ (rock jazz), ‘Freight’ (rock), ‘The Fever’ (funk/motown covers), ‘The Moment’                                                 (psychedlic funk rock), ‘Bill Smith’ (complex rock), ‘Sangha’ (kirtan funk-rock), ‘Casual Crisis’ (funk,                                     americana), ‘Steve Manshel Band’ (top 40), ‘Potcheen’ (celtic rock), ‘Morsoul’ (funk)

2005                         Solo Performance at: Redfish (Boulder), Niwot Tavern (Niwot), Johnny’s Cigar Bar (Boulder)

2006                         Solo and ensemble performance, classical, jazz for parties, events, weddings, etc., CO

2006                         Core and substitute member for area bands, local and touring, CO

2007                         DU concerto competition accopmanist (Chopin Piano Concerto #1)

2007                         Metro State concerto competition accompanist (Rachmaninoff Piano Concerto #2)

2008- 2012              Ongoing duo projects with jazz singers

2007                        Jefferson County Orchestra Young Artist Competition (Third Place, Rachmaninoff #2)

2011+                      ‘Ribbons and Strings’ Piano quartet, CO

2011-2012               ‘Hit and Run’ musical improv theater company, CO

2012-2013               ‘Sangha’, kirtan funk-rock band, CO

2013                         Faculty recital, Metro State, CO

2015+                       Various jazz and classical performances

2015+                       Various Rock, Blues and Funk Band performances

Composing/Arranging

1997-1999                Score preparation, editing and research under Jonathan Elkus, UC Davis, CA

2008                         Singer songwriter album transcription and score preparation

2008                         Jazz chart transposing and transcribing

2009                         Peter Gabriel’s ‘In Your Eyes’, arranged for string quartet

2009                         Angel Deluna (off broadway musical), score preparation

2009+                       Transcribing, arranging, copying for: singers, instrumentalists, bands, conductors, etc., CO

2013                         Orchestral Arrangemer for ‘Soundstage Rhythm Orchestra’, OR

2014+                       Band and orchestral arranging (ongoing)

2015                         Orchestral Arranger for ‘To Broadway with Love’ the musical review, Denver, CO

2015                         Orchestral Arranger for ‘Robin Hood’ the musical, Parker, CO

2015+                       Orchestral Arranger for Elizabeth Montgomery’s Tribute to Julie Andrews

2016                         ‘Twisted Truths, Racine, WI

Orchestral Debuts

2011                         Soundstage Rhythm Orchestra, Portland, OR

2015                         Bartlesville Symphony Orchestra, Bartlesville, OK

2015                         ‘Robin Hood’, Parker, CO

2016                         Cheyenne Symphony Orchestra, Cheynne, WY

2017                         Kettering Praise Orchestra, Dayton, OH

2017                         Kingswood Pops Orchestra, Houston, TX

Recording and Producing

1995                         ‘Diaphanous Soliloquy’, solo work

1996                         ‘The God mediocrity’, solo work

2013                         ‘City Lights’, collaborative electronic music production

2015                         Songwriter and studio producer for singer Diana Renee, Boulder, CO

2015+                       Ongoing mobile recording, engineering

2015+                       Ongoing audio and midi production

Album Credits

2011                         ‘Sustenance’, Morsoul- composing and performance

2015                         ‘Veritas’, Jay Soto- orchestral arranging

2015                         ‘Without the Fear’, Diana Renee- composing, production, performance

Composition

1989-2008                Composition in all styles and ensembles

1995                         Collaboration on a spoken word performance piece

1999                         ‘The Stinky Cheese Man’, for Actor’s Theater, Santa Rosa, CA

2001                         ‘Wind in the Willows’, with playwright Deborah Eubanks, for Cinnabar, Petaluma, CA

2006-2013                Composition and commissioned songwriting for singers, USA

Dance Accompaniment

1999                         UC Davis Ballet, Davis, CA

1999-2000                Petaluma City Ballet, Petaluma, CA

Miscellaneous

2004                         Musical accompaniment for Dr. Joel Alter, osteopath, Santa Rosa, CA

2005                         Musical accompaniment for Lynn Chandler, Reiki practitioner, Boulder, CO

BIO

Raised in a disciplined classical world, Jeremy Kurn became a lifelong student of composition, improvisation, jazz, classical and musical theater. He took an unconventional journey to find authentic musical inspiration sourced by years of travel, spiritual practices, experimental music, mountain climbing and martial arts. Jeremy now works as a professional composer, arranger, producer and music director. He has completed three original musicals debued locally and abroad, his arrangements have been played by orchestras and big bands throughout the country and he has worked locally with the DCPA, Town Hall Arts Center, DL Parsons Theater, Aurora Fox Theater, and others.

RESUME & BIO

CLIENT FEEDBACK

COST & INFO

CONTACT

FUN LINKS