has worked with some of the most talented
singers in the business including Carol Channing, Nathan Lane, Rita
Moreno, Cher, Tommy Tune, David Hyde-Pierce, Bobby Vinton, Paul
Anka and Olivia Newton-John as a conductor and/or pianist.
has worked in Los Angeles' best theatres as conductor or assistant,
including: Mamma Mia
- Shubert Theatre, Ten Commandments
- Kodak Theatre, Will Rogers Follies
- South Bay Civic
Light, Big River
- Mark Taper Forum, The Dead
- Dorothy Chandler Pavilion, Annie Get Your Gun
County Performing Arts Center and Camelot
- Hollywood Bowl.
Tom is currently the primary keyboardist for "American
" at The Grove / Farmer's Market. He was also
pianist for Lorna Luft (daughter of Judy Garland) with the Orlando
Symphony. Tom is music director for Rain Pryor (daughter or
Richard Pryor) in a one-woman show called Fried Chicken and
, headed for Broadway. He is active as an orchestrator
and composer. His orchestrations have been recorded by the
Los Angeles Philharmonic and New York Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestras.
His favorite "pair" are his lovely wife, Evelyn
Halus and their 3 year old daughter, Oliviana.
For more information,
check out Tom's very popular web site for singers called AuditionTrax.com