Matthew Lowy

Composer    Music Director    Pianist    Arranger    Orchestrator


Selected Theater 


A Chorus Line                                                                            Rehearsal pianist                   New York City Center

(2018 Gala Presentation, Dir. Bob Avian,

MD Patrick Vaccariello) 

Parade (Dir. Daniel Kutner)                                                    MD, conductor, pianist               Kean University 

A Chorus Line                                                                  MD, conductor, orchestrations         Big League Theatricals

(U.S., Japan, Shanghai Tour, 2018-19; 

Dir. Baayork Lee, supervised by Patrick Vaccariello) 

How Christmas Feels (world premiere)                                      Composer, MD                      C.I.C. Theater Company

42nd Street (U.S. Tour, 2017)                                                     MD, conductor                      Big League Theatricals 

There is Nothing Like a Dame (2016)                                            Assoc. MD                         The Actors Fund 

(Dir. Bebe Neuwirth, MD Zina Goldrich) 

Fallen Skies                                                                         Composer, MD, pianist                Soho Playhouse 

(2016 New York Intl. Fringe Festival,

Overall Excellence Award in Music 


New Voices Summer Conservatory                                  MD/conductor, assoc. MD,             Paper Mill Playhouse 

(2010-)                                                                          arranger, orchestrator, variously

My Fair Lady (China Tour, ’16)                                           Assoc. MD, Keyboard 2                Big League Theatricals 

How the Grinch Stole Christmas                                                   Keyboard 1                        Big League Theatricals  

(U.S. Tour, ’15)

Workshops / Masterclasses 


BMI Lehman Engel Theatre Workshop (2018-) 

Patrick Cook, Frederick Freyer 

*Recipient of the First Year Jerry Harrigan Musical Theatre Award

Richard Maltby Jr., David Shire, and Didi Conn (2014)

Private song coaching for a concert, composition masterclass

Adam Guettel (2013)

The Light in the Piazza coaching & open deconstruction, composition masterclass

Andrew Lippa (2012)

Composition masterclass

Additional Skills


Voice, sight-reading, conducting from piano, composing, arranging, orchestrating, transposition (on sight), transcription, improvisation, can read lead sheets/play all styles, proficient in Finale software.



The Boston Conservatory, B.M. in Music Composition, 2015.  Summa cum laude, senior speaker at commencement ceremony, 2014-15 Theodore Presser Undergraduate Scholar Award, Pi Kappa Lambda (Gamma Psi chapter). 


Jonathan Bailey Holland, Andy Vores, Curtis Hughes, Patrick Burns, Robert Mikulski 

Piano/Song Interpretation and Coaching:

Cathy Rand


Francis Yun, Robert Mikulski, Maxine Alstrom 

Voice/Vocal coaching:

James Javore, Cathy Rand