Wayne Alabardo Resume

198 Patriots Road
Morris Plains, NJ 07950
(973) 285-1102
(949) 485-0623

Winner - Stanford Humanities & Sciences Undergraduate Music Competition Composition Division.

Winner of Juilliard Composers Contest for Chamber Orchestra. Debut at Alice Tully Hall in Lincoln Center.
New York, NY.

Second Place National Federation of Music Clubs Cavalcade for Creative Youth Nationwide Composition Contest.(1978 - piece for string trio 1980 - Duet for Violin and Clarinet.)
ASCAP Film Scoring Workshop - Los Angeles, California.
8-week workshop on the scoring stage at 20th Century Fox Studios.
From over 100 Composers who auditioned, 12 were chosen to participate.

BMI Film Scoring Workshop - Los Angeles, California.
Instructed by Earl Hagen.
Firsthand experience was provided, including an orchestra to perform the work of the composers.
From over 90 applicants, 24 were chosen to participate.

Stanford University - Stanford, California.
BA in English with an emphasis on Fiction Writing.
Additional classes in Music Composition.
Founder of Future Film Makers at Stanford
(organization for the writing and production of film).
Founder of Future Film Makers at Stanford (organization for writing and production of film).

The Juilliard School of Music Pre-College - New York, New York.
Major: Composition. Minor: Piano Performance.
Classes: Theory, Musicianship, and Choir.

The Walden School, Ltd. - Vershire Center, Vermont.
Studied Composition, Orchestration, Clef-Reading, and Manuscript Writing.
School affiliated with the Peabody Conservatory of Music-Baltimore, Md.
Composer - Orange County, Los Angeles, California.
Score films by graduate students and other producers.

Pianist - Orange County and Los Angeles, California.
Play piano for private parties and weddings.

Piano Teacher - Orange County, California.
Teach private piano instruction.

Pianist - Nordstrom: Palo Alto, Westside, Glendale, Topanga, South Bay, Arcadia and Santa Ana, CA.
Performed on department stores' grand pianos.

Composer - Pacific Composers Forum. Los Angeles, California.
Organization of composers who auditioned to become members, after which they auditioned to have pieces performed.
Chosen first year to compose for spring season concert.

Pianist - South Bay Galleria. Redondo Beach, California.
Performed on the Galleria food court stage.

Composer - Emperor Productions. Fontana, California.
Composed, produced and orchestrated musical score for television movie.

Pianist - Overland Cafe. Los Angeles, California.
Played improvisational piano for restaurant ambiance.

Pianist - Hilton Hotel. Sherman Oaks, California.
Provided piano music for Sunday Brunch.

Studio Musician - J K Sound. Venice, California.

Composer - Stanford Big Game Gaieties. Stanford, California.
Composed and orchestrated musical score for this annual student - written and produced musical.

Assistant Director, Arranger, Transcriber, Baritone-The Stanford Mendicants.
Stanford, California.

Assistant Director, Conductor, Accompanist-Montville Township High School Choir.

Updated:  January 12, 2010

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