Alex Rybeck is a composer, arranger, and pianist who has worked with George Abbott, Hal Prince, Tommy Tune, and Burt Bacharach.
Broadway: MERRILY WE ROLL ALONG; GRAND HOTEL, TOMMY TUNE TONIGHT and DAMN
Off-Broadway: REALLY ROSIE, DAMES AT SEA; WINGS; FLORA THE RED MENACE and George Abbott's TROPICANA.
Regional: WHAT THE WORLD NEEDS NOW (Old Globe, San Diego).
He has served as musical director for numerous Broadway and cabaret stars, including Faith Prince, Karen Mason, Tommy Tune, Lee Roy Reams, Jeff Harnar, Debbie Gravitte, Liz and Ann Hampton Callaway, Alexandra Haas; Marni Nixon ("The Voice of Hollywood"),
Rita Gardner, Metropolitan Opera star Roberta Peters, and the legendary Kitty Carlisle Hart.
Numerous CD's include solo albums by Liz Callaway ("Anywhere I Wander,"The Story Goes on", "The Beat Goes On") Liz and Hampton Callaway (Sibiing Revelry), Craig Rubano ("Finishing the Act"), Faith Prince ("A Leap of Faith"), Jeff Harnar ("The 1959 Broadway Songbook, "Because of You" and "Sammy Cahn/All the Way"), and "Leading Men Don't Dance", to name just a few.
Original songs include "What a Funny Boy He Is" (recorded by Nancy LaMott)
and "Sing Out" (premiered by the NYC Gay Men's Chorus at Carnegie Hall).
He holds degrees from Oberlin College and NYU (his teachers included Stephen
Sondhieim, Leonard Bernstein, Hal Prince, Comden & Green, Stephen Schwartz, and
ArthurLaurents), and is a member of the Dramatists Guild and ASCAP.
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