Assef Gleizner (Kim Hawkey and the Elvanelle Band),
Born and raised in Israel, Assaf G has been working as a composer, music director, orchestrator, and arranger both in New York City, where he is currently based, and around the world for the past ten years, including Off-Broadway shows Friends! The Musical Parody and The Office! The Musical Parody. Some of Assaf's favorite projects are:
Broadway: Stephen Schwartz 70th Birthday Concert (Hudson Theater) featuring Ben Platt, Renee Fleming, Lindsey Mendez, and Andrew Lippa - Orchestrator, Arranger. Arts for Autism (Gershwin Theater) featuring Kelly O'Hara, Julia Murney, and Christopher Jackson - Orchestrator, Arranger.
Off-Broadway: The Office! The Musical Parody (The Theater Center) - Composer, Orchestrator. Friends! The Musical Parody (St Luke’s Theater) - Composer, Orchestrator. 90210! The Musical (Theater 80, Broadway Chicago, National Tour) - Composer, Orchestrator. Full House Musical Parody (Canada & Theater 80) - MD, Orchestrator. The Travels (NYMF) - MD, Orchestrator.
Regional: The Swingaroos (Florida Studio Theater) - Composer, MD. Cassandra (Proctor's Theater) MD, Orchestrator.
Other: Move on: A Sondheim Adventure Jazz Album - Arranger and co-producer. Show Choir! The Musical - Cast Recording Featuring Christiane Noll (NYC) Orchestrations. The Wolf (NC & NYC) - Orchestrator. The Astonishing Times of Timothy Cratchit (The Workshop Theatre, NYC) - Cast Recording Featuring Adam Kaplan & Emily Skegg. You're the Pest: The Web Series (NYC) - Composer, Music Supervisor.
Assaf is a member of the BMI Lehman Engel Musical Theatre Workshop.