Michael Starobin is a well-known orchestrator and arranger working on Broadway and in Hollywood. He has been the orchestrator for some of Broadway's most innovative musicals such as FalsettosSunday in the Park with George, Assassins (2004 Tony Award for Best Orchestrations) and Next to Normal (2009 Tony Award for Best Orchestrations). He was the conductor and orchestrator for Disney's animated film The Hunchback of Notre Dame, orchestrated the songs for Tangled and contributed orchestrations to the film versions of Chicago and Nine.

RECENT WORK:

Michael's orchestration for "Kid Victory" by John Kander & Greg Pierce is now playing at the Vineyard Theater.

Michael's original 1984 orchestrations for "Sunday in the Park with George" (by Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine) can be heard again in the latest revival at the Hudson Theatre

James Lapine's new play with music "Mrs.Miller Does Her Thing" (starring Debra Monk) is playing at The Signature Theater in Virginia with orchestrations and supervision by Michael.

Michael's orchestrations will be heard in the upcoming film releases of "Beauty and the Beast" and "Mary Poppins Returns"

Click above to play the promo video for "Have Faith".
     or
Click below to play a track from the CD.

 RECENT RECORDINGS FEATURING MICHAEL'S WORK:
 
- Falsettos - Sh-KBoom Records
- Freaky Friday - Disney
The Hunchback of Notre Dame -  Sh-K-Boom Records 
- Have Faith - Mary Testa & Michael Starobin's duo CD 
     order the CD now from Sh-K-Boom or Barnes & Noble,
     or buy as a download from iTunes or  Amazon.

UPCOMING WORK:

Michael is working on the upcoming production of "Once on This Island".

He is also preparing a symphonic version of "Sondheim on Sondheim to be premiered this summer.