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March 22nd, 2013

See and hear Kim's arrangements for the spectacular launch of the Samsung Galaxy S4 smartphone at Radio City Music Hall on March 14th. It was streamed live in Times Square and all over the world via the internet. The show was directed by Jeff Calhoun and featured many Broadway actors and musicians that Kim conducted for the event.

March 22nd, 2013

Read the DC Theatre Scene feature article on Kim's new orchestrations for the Ford's Theatre Production that opened March 15th and runs through May 28th

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February 6th, 2013
Sense and Sensibility

Jane Austen's tale of love, romance, and heartbreak comes to the stage in this brand new musical directed and choreographed by Tony-nominated Marcia Milgrom Dodge. Featuring an all-acoustic orchestra, the show will have its world premiere April 5 at The Denver Theatre Company in Denver, CO.

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January 16th, 2013

The Tony Award-winning Broadway hit, which tells the story of Dolly Levi, the famous matchmaker hired to find Mrs. Right for the wealthy Horace Vandergelder. However, the mischievous Dolly has plans of her own and decides maybe it's time to find a match for herself.


Based on Thornton Wilder's The Matchmaker, the show features the hit songs "Before The Parade Passes By," "Elegance," "Put On Your Sunday Clothes," and the titular hit "Hello, Dolly!"

From composer and lyricist Jerry Herman and book by Michael Stewart, the production features all new orchestrations by Ford's Associate Artist Kim Scharnberg and promises fun for all ages at one of America's most celebrated landmarks.

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August 23rd, 2012

Since the initial release of the new, we have made several updates and added a bunch of new content and new sections to the website.

The Audio page contains selections of Kim's theatrical orchestrations, original compositions, and favorite recordings from a wide variety of productions and artists.

There are dozens of streaming audio tracks available for you to check out, and in the coming ...   Read more...