STEPHEN ALLEN RESUME
(musician, songwriter, composer)
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...
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.",
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
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