Jerome van den Burghe

Jerome van den Burghe Musical Director / Arranger / Copyist

EDUCATION
2013 – 2014 Arts Educational Schools London: MA Musical Theatre Creative Practice (Musical Director Pathway); Distinction; Dissertation on ‘Orchestrating a Musical for Actor-Musicians’ 

2008 – 2012 University of Surrey: BMus (Hons) Music and Sound Recording (Tonmeister); Modules in music (performance, orchestration and composition), recording and sound engineering. 



SELECTED MUSICAL THEATRE EXPERIENCE
Musical Director - CRAZY FOR YOU - UK Tour - Jamie Wilson
Copyist - GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY - West End - Runaway
Asst Musical Director - THE PRODUCERS - Asia Tour - Selladoor
Musical Director – ALADDIN – Waddon Theatre, Croydon – Q Productions
Associate MD - CINDERELLA - York Theatre Royal
Musical Director – ON THE TWENTIETH CENTURY – Bridewell Theatre London - Geoids MT
Musical Director – MODY DICK – Stanwix Theatre, Carlisle – University of Cumbria BA Production

Musical Director – MAMMA MIA – Amber Theatre, Allure of the Seas – Littlestar Services and Royal Caribbean Productions
Musical Director – TELL ME ON A SUNDAY – Amber Theatre, Allure of the Seas – SilverBlue Ents. 

Assistant Musical Director/Copyist – CRAZY FOR YOU – The Watermill Theatre
Assistant Musical Director/Copyist – CALAMITY JANE – UK National Tour - Jamie Wilson, Paul Elliott and Duncan C. Weldon and The Watermill Theatre
Musical Director – THE SNOW QUEEN – Nuffield Theatre, Southampton - The Nuffield Theatre and the Royal and Derngate

Musical Director – THE MEMORY SHOW – Drayton Arms, South Kensington – New Bard Productions

Musical Director – LOSERVILLE – Capstone Theatre, Liverpool – Liverpool Theatre School 3rd year
Keys Programmer – TELL ME ON A SUNDAY – UK National Tour – Jamie Wilson Productions

Musical Director - MARKET DREAMS/THE MAGICAL MIND – Various Theatres, Beijing, China - UKCI

Copyist – BANANAMAN THE MUSICAL (workshop) – Sightline Entertainment

Musical Director – FAME – Amersham and Wycombe College Foundation Degree in Musical Theatre
Musical Director – JACK AND THE BEANSTALK – Blackpool North Pier Theatre – Anton Benson Prods.
Musical Director – SPRING AWAKENING – Duke St Theatre, High Wycombe – Renegade TC

Musical Director – 42nd STREET – Bridewell Theatre, London – Geoids
Musical Director – INTO THE WOODS – Stanwix Theatre, Carlisle – University of Cumbria 2nd year BA Performing Arts production
Orchestrator/Assistant Musical Director – GSA 3rd YEAR MUSICAL THEATRE SHOWCASE – Criterion Theatre and The Ivy, Guildford – Guildford School of Acting
Assistant Musical Director – THE MUSIC MAN – Arts Ed – Arts Ed 3rd year musical theatre production
Assistant Musical Director – THE BUSKERS OPERA (workshop) – Michael Peavoy Productions 
Musical Director – 2014 BEIJING SUMMER SHOW – Xiao Ke Theatre, Beijing, China – Kidz Musical Theatre UK & Drama UK 
Musical Director/Orchestrator – LUCKY STIFF – Duke Street Theatre, High Wycombe – Renegade T C

Musical Director – BLUE STOCKINGS – Arts Ed 3rd year acting production
Musical Director – LIA’S GUIDE TO WINNING THE LOTTERY (workshop) – Perfect Pitch 2013 

Musical Director – THE SNOW GORILLA – The Rose Theatre, Kingston - Bor Productions and Rose Productions
Orchestrator/Assistant MD – CINDERELLA: BOOM OR BUST – Theatre Royal, Drury Lane 

Assistant Musical Director – EVITA – Arts Ed – Arts Ed 3rd year musical theatre production 

Musical Director – THE MIKADO – Tabard Theatre, Chiswick – Pulling Focus 

OTHER EXPERIENCE 

Keys/Pianist for professional function bands including The Midnight Rebel Band, The Polka Dots and Heatwave
Cover teacher at a variety of musical theatre schools, working with groups of all ages
Arranger and copyist for various projects
Intermission Pianist on the Allure of the Seas
Piano teacher for students of a range of ages and abilities
Keys2/Keys Programmer for a number of productions



SKILLS

Strong Sight Reader
Proficient on Sibelius, Logic, Mainstage and QLab
Confident guitarist, accordion player and singer
Extensive knowledge of sound technology, creating backing tracks and recording