Orchestrations / Arrangements

MUSICALS

HEPHAESTUS

Composed by Nathan Fosbinder

Additional arrangements by Mark Wurzelbacher

Original orchestration for 6 (Keyboard, Violin, Cello, Electric Bass, Guitar, Clarinet/Alto Sax/Flute)

Premiered August 2019, Madison, WI

Selections: BeautyBelowReturnNot All GodsThe FallThunderBeauty Reprise

THE PUPPET

Music and Lyrics by Mark Wurzelbacher

Book and Lyrics by Brian Davenport and Joe Augustinsky

Reading in Madison, WI, 2017

Original orchestration for 7 (Keyboard, String Quartet, Clarinet/Flute, Horn)

Selections: We are proudly humble Iowans | Fate of the country resting in my hand

BARFLIES

Book and Lyrics by Brian Davenport and Joe Augustinsky

Arrangements by Mark Wurzelbacher

Reading at Theater Wit, Chicago, 2016

MY SON, PINOCCHIO

Stephen Schwartz

Orchestration for 3 (Keyboard/Percussion, Violin, Cello/Percussion)

ADDITIONAL ARRANGEMENTS

ROMEO & JULIET

Theatre Lila, Madison, WI, 2019

Josh Schmidt, Composer

Mark Wurzelbacher, Vocal Arrangements

TOULOUSE!

Music and Lyrics by Josh Walker

Book by John D. Nelson

Orchestrations by Jordan Ross Weinhold

Additional Arrangements/Orchestrations by Mark Wurzelbacher 

WPR–The Power of Story

Wisconsin Public Radio, Madison, WI, 2017

Emceed by Ari Shapiro

Arrangements for jazz trio

Arrangement of "Imagine" (for Piano, Bass, Drums, String octet, children's choir, 3 soloists)

"Somewhere Over the Rainbow/Defying Gravity"

"Growing Up," from Fugitive Songs

Scott Miller and Nathan Tysen

Orchestration for Piano, Violin, Guitar, Bass, Drums

"Sante Fe" Mashup (Piano/Bass/Drums, 2 voices)

"Life Worth Living" (Piano, 4 voices)

Additional Arrangements/Orchestrations for Laura Benanti and Todd Almond