MUS 140 | Orchestration for Musical Theatre


Enrollment: In stock

Instructor: Jordon Ross Weinhold


This groundbreaking Orchestrations course teaches students the art of storytelling via instrumentation as well as the process to create professional orchestrations.  Students will learn criteria for accepting orchestration work, process for research and preparation, a step by step look through the instruments available and the process for orchestrating a song for a musical.

COURSE START DATE:  October 1, 2017

Instructor:  Jordon Ross Weinhold

Course Length:  15 - 20 hours (estimated)

Difficulty Level:  All experience levels

Prerequisites:  None

Program Type:  Certificate with Verifiable Credential

Syllabus will be posted soon.

Zak Lloyd


Jordon Ross Weinhold is has been working nonstop as an orchestrator in both the United States and United Kingdom ever since he orchestrated the world premiere of Ed Dixon’s Cloak & Dagger at Signature Theatre (directed by Eric Schaeffer). Orchestrations: Ben, Virginia and Me: The Liberace Musical; Shylock; The Cobalteans; Elysium; Toulouse! The Musical; Ev’ry Note Sondheim; Neil Simon’s Fools The Musical and GLEE’s Alex Newell In Concert. Orchestral Reductions include Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber Of Fleet Street (Tulane University); Into The Woods (Harvard University & Norway); Annie (Cambridge Arts in London); Sister Act (Pittsburgh Premiere); 1776 (Legacy Theatre).

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