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Abigail Galleta Canafe

Abigail Galleta Canafe

She/Her

Abigail Galleta Canafe

She/Her

Biography

Abigail Galleta Canafe is a music director, keyboardist, keyboard programmer, and accordionist from the San Francisco Bay Area. Abigail received her Bachelor of Arts degrees in music and cognitive science from the University of California, Berkeley, where she studied piano, harpsichord, and chamber organ performance. She is a recipient of the Roselyn Schneider Eisner Prize in Music as well as the Joan C. Reutinger Prize in recognition for piano performance. Abigail actively works with regional theaters, professional training companies, and education programs, most recently with New Conservatory Theater Center, Youth Musical Theater Company, One Stage Theatre, East Bay Center for the Performing Arts, and Kairos Music Academy.

Upcoming:

- Musical Direction Apprentice, July 2024 | Broadway Dreams Dallas Musical Theatre Summer Intensive

- Music Director, July 2024-Aug 2024 | Stagedoor Manor

Professional Experience

  • Regional
  • Concerts/Cabaret
  • Education
  • Community Theatre
  • Bachelor’s Degree

Regions

  • NYC/Tri-State Area
  • San Francisco/Northern California

Interested in touring?

  • Yes

Maestra Expertise

  • Music Director/Conductor (Pianist)
  • Vocal Director and/or Choral Prep
  • Music Assistant
  • Vocal Arranger
  • Incidental Music Composer/Arranger
  • Instrumentalist/Pit Musician
  • Music Copyist
  • Keyboard Programmer
  • Sound Designer/Composer
  • Audition Pianist
  • Class/Voice Lesson/Rehearsal Pianist
  • Rehearsal Pianist

Primary Instruments

  • Accordion
  • Harpsichord/Clavichord
  • Piano
  • Synthesizer

Additional Instruments

  • Clarinet
  • Clarinet (A)
  • Clarinet (Eb)
  • Synth - keyboards

Software

  • GarageBand
  • MainStage
  • Musescore
  • QLab

Additional Skills

  • Theatrical Producer
  • Arts Administration

Affiliations

  • MUSE