Lance Horne

Composer    Lyricist    Performer

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“Witty, melodic folk-pop tunes with meat on their bones.”
– The New York Times

“Lance’s song ‘American’ is a hard-bitten declamation of one American's beliefs and admissions performed with white-hot-bitter fervor"

– The Huffington Post
 

 

“Critics Pick. The rising composer has traveled the world as one of the best hip-nightclub music directors in the biz is now showcase his burgeoning catalog with vocal help from an international array of stars. Get your tickets and then go listen to them blow their Horne in celebration.”

– Time Out New York

 

 

“This disc is a decidedly impressive listen. Among the most notable tunes are the hilarious "Haircut," which Ricki Lake delivers with panache; the bitingly satiric "American," which Alan Cumming mines for every bit of its explosive and sad anger; and "Strange Bird," a ballad that echoes Elton John, sung with gentle, affecting earnestness by Cheyenne Jackson.”

– TheaterMania.com

 

 

“Lance Horne’s sensational new album ‘First Things Last’ features the strikingly sensitive and alluring track from Broadway and ‘Glee’ star Cheyenne Jackson titled ‘Strange Bird.’”

– BroadwayWorld.com

 

 

 

 

Start your engines, NYC

 

Our theme is Love.  Starring Tony Nominees and original cast members from Once, After Midnight, Side Show, It Should Have Been You, and Juilliard Jazz geniuses, and the legendary Marti Stevens!

 

This Monday at 8pm, come for the best one-night-only in town, with none other than Noel Coward & Cole Porter dame (and Marlene Deitrich protégé) Marti Stevens kicking off a line-up including Elizabeth Davis and her band FairPlay, Lauren Elder and her uke, Karine Plantadit in a brilliant dance work investigating Love, Samora Pinderhughes and a band of phenomenal Juilliarders, and yours truly holding on to the keys.

To watch a fantastic video from the last Live From Gramercy Park, Click here!
To read up on Playbill about this installment, Click here!
And for tickets for just 25 bucks, Click here!

 

 

 

 

SYDNEY: Save the dates! MARCH 5 & MARCH 7.  Top-secret details are not announced, but they are rock solid and you'll hear all about them in about 48 hours.  
Check the Star Observer.  See you really soon.  This is going to rock.

NYC: Tonight Feb 7, I'm Bridget Barkan's special guest at Joe's Pub, 7pm. Come!
Save March 30th for a night at 42 West.  Trust me.  Warming up my chords now.  
Next Live from Gramercy Park with Lance Horne: April 1 & May 18
I'll be Music Directing the PS 122 Gala April 20 honoring Claire Danes,
performances by Alan Cumming, yours truly, and Peaches

LA: The GMC is singing Tyler's Suite, my co-composition with Stephen Schwartz, John Corigliano, and many other great writers, on Feb 28

TORONTO, I'll see you March 26th, check lancehorne.com and Instagram @lance_horne Twitter @lancehorne for details

OJAI: I'll be music directing the starry Ojai Playwrights Conference Gala May 2

LONDON: I'm there Feb 14-21 and March 16-21.  Composing at Steinway,
how about we make some music?

And, EVERYWHERE ELSE: Brendan Maclean and I are releasing our new song "Track Record" on Valentine's Day.  It's lively and lovely.  Available wherever fine music is downloaded.  Hope you love it!

 

ALAN TURNS 50 & WE TURN IT OUT
Ft. Lauderdale April 11
New Orleans April 18
SF...announcing soon
NYC... announcing soon
Chicago... announcing soon

 

 

 

 

 

Photo Credits: Plank Speaker: Jd Urban, The Everyday People Project
& Alan Cumming: I Bought A Blue Car Today at the Vaudeville, London

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