Normal Tune Publishing Community (UMPG) has launched it has inked a global publishing kind out Broadway composer Stephen Schwartz.
Thru the unusual settlement, UMPG will portray the majority of Scwhartz’s catalog. Schwartz has written songs for WICKED—including “Defying Gravity,” “Normal,” & “For Correct.” WICKED used to be also tailored into a two-part movie starring Ariana Grande and Cynthia Erivo. Schwartz also scored GODSPELL, PIPPIN, THE MAGIC SHOW, THE BAKER’S WIFE, WORKING, RAGS, and CHILDREN of EDEN. Schwartz has also scored young viewers musicals CAPTAIN LOUIE and Disney’s MY SON PINOCCHIO: GEPPETTO’S MUSICAL TALE.
For movies, Schwartz has collaborated with Alan Menken to manufacture Disney hits, including Pocahontas (“Colours of the Wind” & “Top doubtless Around the Riverbend”), The Hunchback of Notre Dame, Enchanted, and extra. Schwartz also wrote every song and lyrics for DreamWorks’ first sharp feature, The Prince of Egypt.
In the classical realm, Schwartz’s opera SEANCE ON A WET AFTERNOON, used to be performed at Opera Santa Barbara and NY Metropolis Opera. He also collaborated with fellow UMPG composer Leonard Bernstein on the English texts for Bernstein’s MASS, and he has unexcited several many times performed choral devices. Internationally, Schwartz authored song and lyrics for MIT EVENTYR in Cophenhagen and SCHIKANEDER in Vienna.
“I am very great looking ahead to working with Evan Lamberg and his very excellent crew at UMPG. I worth the tall skills and creativeness they devise, and I in actuality own already experienced their high diploma of increase and encouragement. I do know we’ll revel in this adventure collectively.”
“Stephen Schwartz is one in every of the most moving generational hit songwriters of all time,” provides Evan Lamberg, UMPG President of North The united states. “From Heinous to The Magic Gift, to all his very excellent songs for sharp substances and so great extra, it’s a accurate honor for Jody Gerson and myself to welcome Stephen to our UMPG family as his global song writer.”
Following the signing, Stephen Schwartz joins UMPG’s roster of composers, including Nicholas Britell, Andrew Lloyd Webber, Isobel Waller-Bridge, Max Richter, Alexandre Desplat, Hildur Guanodottir, Danny Elfman, Kevin Locations, Angélica Negrón James Newton-Howard, David Lynch, Gustavo Santaolalla, and extra.