Professional Directions: Composer David Lawrence & Writer/Lyricist Faye Greenberg, Mar. 26

March 20, 2019

When: Tuesday, March 26, 4:30 p.m.

Where: Film Forum, Schwartz Center for the Performing Arts

Join us for a Q&A discussion with composer David Lawrence & writer/lyricist Faye Greenberg.

This talk is part of Cornell Performing & Media Arts' Professional Directions Series and is free and open to the public.

David Lawrence scored High School Musical 1, 2 & 3, American Pie 1 & 2, and a host of other movies. On television, you’ve heard his music on Jericho, Harper’s Island, and The Cleaner, to name but a few. He received a Quadruple Platinum CD for his work on the original High School Musical soundtrack. He served as Music Director on the Emmy Award–winning Life With Judy Garland: Me and My Shadows. He has received two ASCAP Achievement Awards for High School Musical 3 and American Pie 2. He has arranged/orchestrated numerous records and shows, on and off Broadway.

Faye Greenberg, along with composer/husband David Lawrence, contributed songs to Disney’s High School Musical 1 & 2, The Happy Face Murders, MTV’s American Mall, and Holidaze, among others. She received a Quadruple Platinum CD for her work on the original High School Musical soundtrack. Faye received a Denver Post Ovation Nomination for her work on The 1940’s Radio Christmas Carol, and an LA Weekly Award for her work on An Elephant Never Forgets: An Evening of Trunk Songs. She has written many family musicals and her children’s songs have also been heard on Sesame Street, Out of The Box, Allegra’s Window, Big Bag, and A Little Curious.