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Leigh Delano

Leigh Delano

  • She/Her
  • Biography

    Classically trained pianist with a passion for music directing, piano conducting, rehearsal accompanying, and synth/Mainstage/B3 pit work. Willing to travel, and loves funk.

    Video samples: bit.ly/leighdelano

    - BROADWAY -

    Kimberly Akimbo - Booth Theatre (Chris Fenwick/MD, John Clancy/Orchestrator, Brian Ge/AMD, Hiro Iida/Keyboard Programmer)
    Keys 2 / B3 Organ Sub

    - RECENT REGIONAL -

    American Prophet (World Premiere) - Arena Stage (Joseph Joubert/MD & Orchestrator, Charles Randolph-Wright/DIR, Randy Cohen/Keyboard Programmer)
    Keys 2, Piano Conductor Cover

    Once Upon a One More Time (World Premier) - Shakespeare Theatre Company (Britt Bonney/MD, Matt Stine/Music Producer & Orchestrator, Hiro Iida/Keyboard Programmer)
    Keys 1

    Gun & Powder (World Premiere) - Signature Theatre (John Clancy/Orchestrator, Ross Baum/Composer, Darryl Ivey/MD, Robert O'Hara/DIR)
    Keys 2 / B3 Organ

    Grace (World Premiere) - Ford's Theatre (Joseph Joubert/Orchestrator, Nolan Williams/Composer)
    Piano Conductor Sub, Keys 2 / B3 Organ Sub

    Catch Me If You Can - Arena Stage (Laura Bergquist/MD, Molly Smith/DIR)
    Keys 2, Keys 1 Sub, Music Asst.

    GRACE: Beyond the Stage - Kennedy Center (Nolan Williams/Composer)
    Accompanist

    Camille Claudel (World Premiere) - Signature Theatre
    Rehearsal Accompanist

    Ford's Theatre - Big Fish (Workshop) (MD/Pianist)
    1st Stage - A New Brain (Associate MD/Keys 2)
    Kennedy Center Millennium Stage - LaTiDo Cabaret (Accompanist)
    Olney Theatre - Singin' in the Rain (Keys 2 sub)
    Monumental Theatre Company - Pippin (MD/Piano Conductor)
    Creative Cauldron - Beauty & the Beast (MD/Piano Conductor)
    Riverside Center - Beauty & the Beast (MD/Piano Conductor)

    Professional Experience

    • Broadway
    • Regional
    • Concerts/Cabaret
    • Education

    Regions

    • NYC/Tri-State Area

    Interested in touring?

    • Yes

    Maestra Expertise

    • Music Director/Conductor (Pianist)
    • Music Director/Conductor (Baton)
    • Music Assistant
    • Instrumentalist/Pit Musician
    • Keyboard Programmer
    • Class/Voice Lesson/Rehearsal Pianist
    • Rehearsal Pianist

    Primary Instruments

    • Organ
    • Piano
    • Synthesizer

    Software

    • Ableton
    • Finale
    • GarageBand
    • MainStage
    • Pro-Tools
    • QLab

    Affiliations

    • THE AMERICAN FEDERATION OF MUSICIANS (AFM)