STEPHEN ALLEN RESUME
(musician, songwriter, composer)

EDUCATION:
B.A.Music Composition and Saxophone-Memphis State University
John Truby's Story Structure Course
A lifetime of surviving in the music business

WRITTEN SONGS RECORDED BY:
Rita Coolidge, Ray Charles, Leon Redbone, Fred Knobloch, Jimmie Wood, Marilyn Scott, L.M. Pagano, Topsy Chapman, Leigh 'Littie Queenie' Harris...

RECORDED WITH:
Rita Coolidge, Timothy B.Schmidt, The Chilites, Jimmie Wood, Shad Weathersby, Scott Fitzgerald, Marilyn Scott, Jo Ann Harris, the Rembrandts, Armand St. Martin....

LIVE PERFORMANCE WITH:
Rita Coolidge, Air Supply, The Supremes, Bonnie Bramlett, Big Joe Turner, Aaron Neville, Dr. John, Leo Nocentelli, Jimmie Wood, Katey Sagal, Marilyn Scott, The Shreveport Symphony....

ORIGINAL FILM SCORE:
"To Kill For", starring Michael Madsen. HBO + Cinemax (Columbia-Tri Star Video)

ORIGINAL MUSIC FOR PUBLIC TV:
"You Got That Right", a series about the Bill of Rights. starring Alfre Woodard

ORIGINAL SONGS FOR TV:
"Models, Inc.", FOX Television, initial broadcast date: January 9, 1995.
"Orleans", CBS Television, initial broadcast January 15, 1997
Frankenstein 2000, FX Network

ORIGINAL MUSIC TV PILOT DEVELOPMENT:
"Eleven Rue Royale", New Orleans Detective Series, Lorimar Pictures.

ORIGINAL MUSIC INDUSTRIAL FILMS AND TV CAMPAIGNS:
Unisys Computer Corporation, "Introducing The A-1 Series", Mayor Marc
Morial's re-election, Tulane Football season, Terminix Pest Control Plus....

ARRANGEMENT/PERFORMANCE FILM AND TV SOUNDTRACKS:
"V.I. Warshawski", "To Kill For", "It's Gary Shandling's Show", "Designing
Women","21 Jump Street", "Midnight Caller", "Good Sports", "Modles Inc.",
"Orleans"....

FEATURED SOLOIST/ARRANGER TV COMMERCIALS:
Yokohama Tires, Coors, Cheer, Budweiser, Levis, California Lottery, Jeep,
Mazda, Perrier, Mattel, Teminix....

LEADER OF MY OWN BANDS
Toulouse - Authentic New Orleans Rhythm & Blues, Mardi Gras Music
New Orleans Brass Marchers West - Authentic Dixieland Marching Band
The Memphis Zoo - Jazz
The Steveport Combo - Jazz and Originals

EDUCATOR
Lusher Middle School - Jazz Band woodwind section instructor
LSUS - Jazz Band adjunct instructor
Private Student teacher
Lecturer on Jazz - Bossier Parish Middle Schools
Clinics on Jazz - Centenary College Shreveport
Special Itinerant Music Teacher for Shreveport Arts Council - 3rd Grade classes throughout Caddo Parish

GRANT, SPECIAL AWARD
State of Louisiana, Division of the Arts, grant towards completion of self produced album of original songs.

Videos, DVDs, CDs & references available upon request
stephenall@aol.com 504-488-8448