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Solomon Hoffman

 
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Solomon Hoffman is a versatile composer, musical director and conductor who has written a variety of instrumental music and musical theater. He is currently a senior at Columbia University, where he is majoring in music and psychology. His composition/musical direction credits in theatre include ... (read complete bio)
 
Solomon Hoffman Headshot

Birth Place: United States

Bio:
Solomon Hoffman is a versatile composer, musical director and conductor who has written a variety of instrumental music and musical theater. He is currently a senior at Columbia University, where he is majoring in music and psychology. His composition/musical direction credits in theatre include ... (read complete bio)
 

 

Solomon Hoffman Biography

Solomon Hoffman is a versatile composer, musical director and conductor who has written a variety of instrumental music and musical theater. He is currently a senior at Columbia University, where he is majoring in music and psychology. His composition/musical direction credits in theatre include Modehouse Six, Lydia & Tom (NYCFringe), Twelfth Night (Juilliard Drama), Mint’d: Inheritance (NYMF), The 118th Varsity Show and XMAS!6. Lydia & Tom was praised by nytheatre.com as a “thoroughly complex musical” with “extraordinary songs.” He has also conducted and orchestrated the last three Varsity Shows and will be composing V120 this spring. As an instrumental composer, Solomon is a graduate of the Juilliard Pre-College program. Performance highlights include the New York Philharmonic (School Day Concert), Vancouver Chamber Choir, Counter)induction, ICE (Walden CMR), C.W. Post University Orchestra, Post Chamber Festival, and the Juilliard Pre-College Orchestra. Solomon recently founded LyricLion, a new ensemble of Columbia and Juilliard musicians dedicated to performing the works of student composers. He has conducted LyricLion in twenty two world premiere performances, including his own compositions, and arranged the songs of young songwriters that the group has collaborated with. More recently, he has been collaborating with dancers, composing for the senior thesis festival at Barnard and for orchesis. Solomon has been the conductor of the Port Summer Show for seven years. He is also the founder/curator of a free weekly music series in Port Washington, Café Music at Dolphin. He currently studies with Peter Susser.




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Alysha Umphress, Krystina Alabado, Kuhoo Verma, Jewelle Blackman, and More Featured o Photo Alysha Umphress, Krystina Alabado, Kuhoo Verma, Jewelle Blackman, and More Featured on HER SOUND, VOL. 2
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 17, 2021

Thousand Faced Theatre Company, in association with Ryan Scott Oliver and Very Intense Productions presents Her Sound, Vol. 2 by Ethan Carlson.

Jessie Shelton, Nkeki Obi-Melekwe, Kerstin Anderson and More Featured on HER SOUND, V Photo Jessie Shelton, Nkeki Obi-Melekwe, Kerstin Anderson and More Featured on HER SOUND, VOL. 1
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 14, 2021

Available on all streaming platforms January 15th,  Her Sound, Vol. 1, written by Ethan Carlson, recent winner of Taylor Louderman’s Write Out Loud Contest, is the first of a three-part concept album to be released throughout 2021. 

Brelby Theatre Company Presents The AZ Premiere Of JASPER IN DEADLAND Photo Brelby Theatre Company Presents The AZ Premiere Of JASPER IN DEADLAND
by Julie Musbach - Jun 4, 2019

The Brelby Theatre Company located in Downtown Glendale, is dying to share the tale of Jasper in Deadland.

DARLING (LIVE IN CONCERT) Released On Spotify Feat. Kerstin Anderson And Nicholas Chr Photo DARLING (LIVE IN CONCERT) Released On Spotify Feat. Kerstin Anderson And Nicholas Chris
by Julie Musbach - May 17, 2019

Highlights from the award-winning fan favorite new musical has been released on Spotify, as well as a complete version with behind-the-scenes interviews as the premiere episode of the new musical theater podcast, THE SCORE.

Main Street presents SONGS OF PROTEST: REFRAMING THE CONVERSATION ABOUT RACE IN AMERI Photo Main Street presents SONGS OF PROTEST: REFRAMING THE CONVERSATION ABOUT RACE IN AMERICA
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 29, 2018

How do we talk about race in America? How do the protest songs of our times reflect the evolution of this conversation?

Christina Carminucci and Samara Seligsohn to Star in ON THAT NOTE At Feinstein's/54 B Photo Christina Carminucci and Samara Seligsohn to Star in ON THAT NOTE At Feinstein's/54 Below
by Stephi Wild - Jan 9, 2018

Christina Carminucci and Samara Seligsohn are bringing their original sell-out evening of tap dance and live jazz, On That Note, to Feinstein's/54 Below. Fresh and in-demand on the NYC tap scene, the two have brought their talent to iconic stages such as Jazz at Lincoln Center, BAM, the New Victory Theater, and Jacob's Pillow. With cutting-edge tap choreography and improvisation, On That Note proves that tap dance is stylish, powerful, and certainly alive.

Grace McLean, Brittain Ashford, and More from THE GREAT COMET to Perform with The Son Photo Grace McLean, Brittain Ashford, and More from THE GREAT COMET to Perform with The Songwriter's Orchestra
by BWW News Desk - Aug 8, 2017

The Songwriter's Orchestra, an innovative 12-piece chamber orchestra that accompanies singer-songwriters in new arrangements of their music, will be performing at (le) poisson rouge with seven cast members from The Great Comet on Monday August 21st at 7:30pm.

Kerstin Anderson, Morgan Keene, Allie Trimm & Ephie Aardema Star In HER SOUND at Don't Tell Mama
by BWW News Desk - Jun 2, 2017

HER SOUND a new song cycle by Ethan Carlson, will be presented June 2nd at Don't Tell Mama.  The night is produced by Ryan Scott Oliver.

Songwriter's Orchestra and Herstory Writers Workshop to Set Stories of Youth Incarceration to Music
by BWW News Desk - Feb 14, 2017

Artists from the Broadway and NYC music communities will join with formerly incarcerated writers and affected family members for two emotionally-charged concerts about youth incarceration on March 12th and 13th.

Nicholas Christopher and Kerstin Anderson Lead Podcast Recording of DARLING in Concert Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Sep 19, 2016

Tonight, Hamilton's Nicholas Christopher will play Peter in a complete concert presentation of Darling, Ryan Scott Oliver's dark deconstruction of Peter Pan.