After a long run as “The Pirate King” at Philipsburgh Manor, Historic Hudson Valley created a new event, “Jonathan Kruk’s Legend”, featuring, of course, the great Jonathan Kruk. Jonathan and I had been performing at Legend for years, but at completely opposite ends of the event, so our paths rarely crossed. When I was invited to compose and perform a live score for his performance, I jumped at the chance to work with such a, ahem, legendary performer.
Here I am trying out the pipe organ in the Old Dutch Church just before our first rehearsal.
This is me, back in my studio, performing “Welcome To Sleepy Hollow”, the overture for the show:
Finally, of course, we have Jonathan doing his thing: