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Larry Lelli

 
Bio:
Larry Lelli is one of the top-call freelance drummers in NYC, and a veteran Broadway drummer & conductor of over 30 Broadway shows, recently performing in “A Christmas Story”, and “How To Succeed In Business Without Really Trying” with Nick Jonas, of the Jonas Brothers. His extensive ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Larry Lelli is one of the top-call freelance drummers in NYC, and a veteran Broadway drummer & conductor of over 30 Broadway shows, recently performing in “A Christmas Story”, and “How To Succeed In Business Without Really Trying” with Nick Jonas, of the Jonas Brothers. His extensive ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

Productions

 
[Off-Broadway, 2013]
Music Supervisor
 
[Broadway, 2011]
2nd Associate Conductor
Drummer, Small Percussion
 
[Broadway, 2010]
Drummer
 
[Broadway, 2004]
Drums and Percussion
 
[Broadway, 2001]
Drums
 
[Broadway, 2001] [Replacement]
Drums[Replacement]

Photos

Billy Woodward, Billy Finn, David Abeles, James Snyder, Christopher Ryan Grant, Zurin Photo

Billy Woodward, Billy Finn, David Abeles, James Snyder, Christopher Ryan Grant, Zurin Villanueva, Corey Kaiser, Larry Lelli

From: 
Date:
06/13/2018
Larry Lelli and Ian Eisenrath Photo

Larry Lelli and Ian Eisenrath

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Date:
03/13/2017
Amy Spanger, Tedd Firth, Elizabeth Stanley, Larry Lelli, Matt Aronoff, Andrew Rannell Photo

Amy Spanger, Tedd Firth, Elizabeth Stanley, Larry Lelli, Matt Aronoff, Andrew Rannells

From: 
Date:
04/09/2015

 

Stage

Productions

[Off-Broadway, 2013]
Music Supervisor

[Broadway, 2011]
2nd Associate Conductor

Drummer, Small Percussion

[Broadway, 2010]
Drummer

[Broadway, 2004]
Drums and Percussion

[Broadway, 2001]
Drums

[Broadway, 2001] [Replacement]
Drums[Replacement]

Larry Lelli Biography

Larry Lelli is one of the top-call freelance drummers in NYC, and a veteran Broadway drummer & conductor of over 30 Broadway shows, recently performing in “A Christmas Story”, and “How To Succeed In Business Without Really Trying” with Nick Jonas, of the Jonas Brothers. His extensive Broadway history includes the 12-time Tony Award winning hit, "The Producers", “Assassins”, “Jekyll & Hyde” and as drummer, contractor, bandleader and onstage actor in the smash-hit rockabilly show, “Million Dollar Quartet”. Often called a "musical chameleon," his eclectic resume includes recordings & performances with Grammy-winner Melissa Etheridge, Daniel Radcliffe, Josh Groban, Vanessa Williams, Benny Andersson & Bjorn Ulvaeus (ABBA), Heather Headley, The Mamas & The Papas, Anika Noni Rose, Lee Rocker (Stray Cats), Audra McDonald, Megan Hilty, (NBC’s “Smash”), Bernadette Peters, Darlene Love, Sebastian Bach, Multi-Platinum Nashville star Doug Stone, Larry Gatlin, Laura Osnes, Ray Benson (Asleep At The Wheel), Pinkard & Bowden, virtuoso jazz pianist Geoff Keezer, indie rockers SuffraJett, and the nationally acclaimed Cedar Avenue Big Band. Lelli is a contributing author for Modern Drummer Magazine, and holds a degree in Music Performance & Conducting from the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire. He is also an active educator and enjoys giving private lessons, clinics and masterclasses around the world. Proud member of the American Federation of Musicians & Actors Equity Association. For more info: www.larrylelli.com & www.facebook.com/larrylelli




Larry Lelli News

JOE ICONIS & FAMILY, A NIGHT FOR LUTHER VANDROSS and More Coming Up At Feinstein's/54 Photo JOE ICONIS & FAMILY, A NIGHT FOR LUTHER VANDROSS and More Coming Up At Feinstein's/54 Below
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 1, 2022

Next week, FEINSTEIN'S/54 BELOW, Broadway's Supper Club & Private Event Destination, presents some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz, and beyond.

See Taylor Louderman's WRITE OUT LOUD, Countess Luann de Lesseps, Tom Kitt & More at  Photo See Taylor Louderman's WRITE OUT LOUD, Countess Luann de Lesseps, Tom Kitt & More at Feinstein's/54 Below This Week
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 25, 2022

This week, FEINSTEIN’S/54 BELOW, Broadway’s Supper Club & Private Event Destination, will present some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz, and beyond.

FEINSTEIN'S/54 BELOW Announces Performances Through the End of April Photo FEINSTEIN'S/54 BELOW Announces Performances Through the End of April
by Marissa Tomeo - Apr 2, 2022

This month, FEINSTEIN’S/54 BELOW, Broadway’s Supper Club & Private Event Destination, presents  some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz, and beyond. To purchase tickets or for more  information, visit www.54Below.com or call (646) 476-3551. 

Photos: Tony LePage, Julie Reiber, Josh Breckenridge & More Star in COME FROM AWAY Co Photo Photos: Tony LePage, Julie Reiber, Josh Breckenridge & More Star in COME FROM AWAY Concert at the Lincoln Memorial
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 13, 2021

Ford's Theatre Society presented Come From Away: In Concert at the Lincoln Memorial, a free one-night-only concert presentation of the Tony and Olivier Award-winning musical Come From Away on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial, September 10, 2021, at 6:00 p.m. 

Tony LePage, Julie Reiber, Josh Breckenridge & More to Star in COME FROM AWAY Concert Photo Tony LePage, Julie Reiber, Josh Breckenridge & More to Star in COME FROM AWAY Concert at the Lincoln Memorial
by Nicole Rosky - Aug 27, 2021

Ford’s Theatre Society announced full casting for Come From Away: In Concert at the Lincoln Memorial, a free one-night-only concert presentation of the Tony and Olivier Award-winning musical Come From Away on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial, September 10, 2021, at 6:00 p.m. Event is rain or shine.

Tony LePage, Julie Reiber, Josh Breckenridge & More to Star in COME FROM AWAY Concert Photo Tony LePage, Julie Reiber, Josh Breckenridge & More to Star in COME FROM AWAY Concert
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 25, 2021

Ford’s Theatre Society announced full casting for Come From Away: In Concert at the Lincoln Memorial, a free one-night-only concert presentation of the Tony and Olivier Award-winning musical Come From Away on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial, September 10, 2021, at 6:00 p.m. Event is rain or shine.

Wake Up With BWW 4/14: Glenn Close on the SUNSET BOULEVARD Film, and More! Photo Wake Up With BWW 4/14: Glenn Close on the SUNSET BOULEVARD Film, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Apr 14, 2021

Today's top stories: Glenn Close reveals that the Sunset Boulevard film is 'ready to go', The Phantom of the Opera will have full orchestrations upon returning, and more!

VIDEO: Kelli O'Hara, Danny Burstein, Lesli Margherita, Jessica Vosk and More Get Vacc Photo VIDEO: Kelli O'Hara, Danny Burstein, Lesli Margherita, Jessica Vosk and More Get Vaccinated!
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 13, 2021

In conjunction with the launching of the Broadway Vaccination site on April 12th in the heart of the theatre district in NYC, Jeffrey Schecter, the creator of the A Chorus Line in Quarantine, brings us a fun and inspiring video to encourage others to get vaccinated!

BWW Photo Coverage: YANK! A WWII LOVE STORY at 54 Below Photo BWW Photo Coverage: YANK! A WWII LOVE STORY at 54 Below
by Stephen Mosher - Mar 2, 2020

Ten years after becoming the must-see event in New York Theater, Yank! reunited many from the original cast and creative team, welcomed members of the casts from the original productions in the UK, Australia and Brazil, to celebrate the little ground-breaking musical that could... And did

BWW Review: YANK! A WWII LOVE STORY Returns After 10 Years For An Anniversary Staging Photo BWW Review: YANK! A WWII LOVE STORY Returns After 10 Years For An Anniversary Staging At Feinstein's/54 Below
by Bobby Patrick - Feb 28, 2020

Continuing their mission of curating history by bringing back ghosts of musical theatre past in staged concert performances, F/54B wisely chose the Zellniks' beautiful patchwork quilt of pastiche, put it on their tiny stage and gave friends, fans, and a few newbies a look back at a show that looks back at a time when MGM musicals offered wholesome family entertainment and real soldiers did a lot of foot-tapping... but weren't dancing.

Larry Lelli Videos

VIDEO: JANE EYRE Composer Pulls 'I Am Alive' Pop Video from the Vaults
by BWW News Desk - Jun 19, 2015

In celebration of Tony Award-nominated composer Paul Gordon's recent relocation from Los Angles to New York City, Paul has released an archived and unknown video from his time as a pop Los Angeles-based singer/songwriter in the 1990s. Co-written with former rock band TOTO frontman, Joseph Williams, (and recorded with much of the TOTO band), the song 'I Am Alive', features Paul's rocking vocals and brilliant writing. Click below to watch the music video!

BWW TV: MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET Plays Broadway in Bryant Park!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jul 14, 2011

Below, we bring you the performances from MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET at Broadway in Bryant Park.

BWW TV: Christopher Sieber, Nikka Graff Lanzarone and CHICAGO Play Broadway in Bryant Park!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jul 14, 2011

Below, we bring you the performances of Chistopher Sieber, Nikka Graff Lanzarone and more in Chicago at Broadway in Bryant Park!

BWW TV: Aaron Tveit, Kerry Butler & CATCH ME IF YOU CAN Play Broadway in Bryant Park!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jul 15, 2011

Below, we bring you the performances of Aaron Tveit, Kerry Butler and the cast of Catch Me If You Can at Broadway in Bryant Park!

STAGE TUBE: Melissa Ethridge Rocks 'Ball & Chain' and 'Trouble' with Broadway's QUARTET - Official Video!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 24, 2010

Last night, Etheridge took the stage of the Nederlander Theatre (208 West 41st Street) to join the cast with special performances of 'Ball and Chain' and 'Trouble.'