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John Bucchino

John Bucchino's songs have been performed and recorded by renowned pop, theatre, cabaret and classical artists including Liza Minnelli, Barbara Cook, Brian Stokes Mitchell, Judy Collins, Yo Yo Ma, Art Garfunkel, Patti LuPone, Deborah Voight, Michael Feinstein, Audra McDonald, The Boston Pops, the Los Angeles Philharmonic and the Mormon Tabernacle Choir in venues including Carnegie Hall, The Metropolitan Opera, The Hollywood Bowl, The Sydney Opera House and The White House.

Among his honors are The Johnny Mercer Songwriter Award, The ASCAP Foundation Richard Rodgers New Horizons Award, The Jonathan Larson Award, The Kleban Award, The Los Angeles Ovation Award (for the revue ITS ONLY LIFE), The DVD Premiere Award (for the song Better Than I), and the first annual Fred Ebb Award.

He has written scores for the musicals URBAN MYTHS, LAVENDER GIRL, Broadways A CATERED AFFAIR (winner of the Drama League Award for Best Musical, with a book by Harvey Fierstein), ITS ONLY LIFE, and the Dreamworks animated film JOSEPH, KING OF DREAMS, and lyrics for the childrens musical SIMEONS GIFT (with a book by Julie Andrews and Emma Walton Hamilton and music by Ian Fraser). Some recordings of his work are: GRATEFUL, THE SONGS OF JOHN BUCCHINO (with companion songbook), SOLITUDE LESSONS (another collection of original songs), ON RICHARD RODGERS PIANO (solo piano interpretations of Rodgers songs on the composers own Steinway), and the PS Classics releases of the ITS ONLY LIFE (with companion songbook) and A CATERED AFFAIR cast albums. As part of their Julie Andrews Collection, Harper Collins published a children's book, based on Johns song, called Grateful, A Song of Giving Thanks which was awarded the Parents Choice Gold Award.


Not A Cloud In The Sky

$9.99
A good acting piece. This music is in A, as in the Grateful songbook and on the Grateful CD. The range is from the B below middle C up to the E, top space.

Temporary

$9.99
A song from a mother to a child - the father is missing and presumed dead, and while the mother sings tenderly to the child at the start, the child falls asleep and then the mother sings to herself with increasing bitterness at life's cruelty. This music is in the key of B, as in the Grateful songbook and on...

Dancing

$9.99
Tayler Mettra at Elon UniversityPerformed at a Master Class at Elon University, accompanied by John Bucchino. An exuberant waltz. In the key of F, as in the Grateful songbook on the Grateful CD, and in this YouTube video. The range is from the A below middle C up to the D on the fourth line.

Better Than I

$9.99
David Campbell A soaring anthem of faith. This music is in A, the the same key as in the Grateful songbook and CD and the same as this YouTube video. The range is from the E below middle C up to the A above the staff.

That Smile

$9.99
A joyful celebration of new love. This music is in the key of C, as in the Grateful songbook. It is not the same key or arrangement as the version on either the Grateful or It's Only Life CD. Range: from C below middle C up to G above the staff.

I Stayed

$9.99
From A Catered Affair.

Don't Ever Stop Saying I Love You (Duet or Solo)

$9.99
From A Catered Affair. The Duet version of the song is as performed in the show. In the solo version of the song, the first few lines of the lyric are different from the show version.

In A Restaurant By The Sea

$9.99
Dallyn Brunck on 3/22/2010This music is in the key of C, the same as in the Grateful songbook and on the Grateful CD. The range is from the F below middle C up to the F above middle C.

A Powerful Man

$9.99
From It's Only Life. This music is in G, as in the Grateful songbook and on the Grateful CD. The range is from A below middle C to D fourth line. (It is not in the same key (C) as this audio performance, from the It's Only Life CD.