Ron Melrose

Biography

Thirty-eight years of Broadway music directing/arranging, from The Act to Jersey Boys (Music Supervision, Vocal/Dance Arrangements and Incidental Music) and the upcoming Doctor Zhivago. Projects in development: Super Fly and Yoshimi Battles the Pink Robots. Composer: Superdimensional Microbabes (anime-based chamber musical); Fourtune (Off-Broadway); The Silver Swan (National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship); three theatrical CDs (The Missing Peace, Early One Morning, Songs I Won’t Be Singing); two Harvard Hasty Pudding shows; a gospel-based Requiem; and single songs for church, choir, cabaret and “Saturday Night Live.” Education: Harvard (philosophy), Westminster (choral conducting).