Freedom (arr. Lowe) click for pdf
The Man I Love (Gershwin, arr. Lowe) click for pdf

Sir Elton John


Orchestrations and choral arrangements:


Bennie and the Jets
Rocket Man
Your Song

Performed by Sir Elton John with full orchestra and chorus, conducted by James Lowe.

George Gershwin


Vocal and piano arrangements:


The Man I Love
I’ve Got (Fascinatin’) Rhythm
By Strauss

Performances by Joyce DiDonato on recital tours, including Lincoln Center and Wigmore Hall.

An Evening With Betty Comden


Arrangements of Comden & Green songs, including:


If You Hadn’t But You Did
Little Rock
The Party’s Over
Diamonds Are A Girl’s Best Friend
Make Someone Happy
Lonely Town
Never Never Land

Performed by Betty Comden, James Lowe and several singers in concert, Rochester, NY.

Carols For A Cure


CD releases, 2011 and 2014, performed by Broadway casts and orchestras


Christmas on the S.S. American (composer and orchestrator), Anything Goes
I Saw Three Ships (orchestrator), Les Misérables

Fundraiser for Broadway Cares Equity Fights AIDS



Extended arrangement for Soprano and Baritone. Includes:


I’m Gonna Sit At The Welcome Table
Ain’t Gonna Let Nobody Turn Me ‘Round
Keep Your Eyes On The Prize
If You Miss Me At The Back Of The Bus
I’m On My Way
We Shall Overcome
Text-I Have A Dream Speech

Commissioned by Virginia Opera. Performed over 50 times across the state, including special performance at the Capitol in Richmond.



Composed, arranged or co/composed (with Vincent Pastore) dozens of songs for professional rock band, including:


Put Me On
Assault & Flattery
Goin’ To The Mall
Soak Your Head
My God
Let Me Out
Grounds For Divorce
Learn How To Lie
Car Song
No Loss Is Greater
Snow Sucks
Where It’s At
Why Does A Dog
The Happy Song

Several songs appear on 1995 CD release, “Goin’ To The Mall” on Transit Records. Performed in countless live shows over a five year period.

The Pitch


Composed opera scene for 8 singers and piano, with libretto by Patrick Summers. Commissioned by Houston Grand Opera.
Performed at farewell gala concert for General Director David Gockley.


Tales Of Hochstein


Co/wrote book and co/arranged music for revue encompassing 20th Century American theater, popular and classical music.
Performed by cast and orchestra of over 150 at Hochstein Music School.


Brits on Broadway


Arrangements for Vocalists, Piano, Bass, Drums of various songs by British theater composers.
Performances at Blackfriars Theater Cabaret.


Together Again


Arrangements for Vocalists, Piano, Bass, Drums of various songs for two female performers.
Performances at Blackfriars Theater Cabaret.


Vamp ‘Til Ready


Arrangements for Vocalists, Piano, Bass, Drums of various Broadway songs.
Performances at Blackfriars Theater Cabaret.


Broadway Bound


Arrangements for Soloists and Large Ensemble of various Broadway songs, including:


South Pacific Medley
Kiss Me, Kate Medley

Performances at Ash Lawn Opera Festival.



Arrangements for Vocalists, Piano, Bass, Drums of various Broadway songs.
Performances at Jewish Community Center, Rochester, NY.


Merrily We Roll Along


Orchestration for reduced ensemble for performances at Blackfriars Theater.


La Rondine


Reduced orchestration for performances at Lyric Opera San Diego.



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