Christopher Jahnke


Christopher Jahnke

Orchestrator: (Broadway/London) Porgy and Bess (Tony nomination - Best Orchestrations), new orchestrations for Les Misérables (performed worldwide since 2006), Legally Blonde, Cry Baby, Grease (2007), Dessa Rose, A Man of No Importance, Wind in the Willows (Stiles & Drewe).

Other orchestrations: Do You Hear the People Sing? (symphonic tour of Boublil/Schonberg), Tom Jones (Stiles & Leigh), Just So (Stiles & Drewe), Lady Gaga (The Sound of Music - 2015 Oscars, with Stephen Oremus), The Wiz Live!, Rufus Wainwright, Radio City Rockettes and Emily Bear. Music Supervisor: Escape to Margaritaville and Memphis.

Apprentice to orchestrator William David Brohn: Sweet Smell of Success, Ragtime, Secret Garden, The Three Musketeers, The Witches of Eastwick, Mary Poppins and Wicked.