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STEVE SHAPIRO: CREDITS

ARTISTS & MUSICIANS:

Sessions or Performances with:

Ornette Coleman, Steely Dan, SpyroGyra, Regina Belle, Phil Collins, Mervyn Warren, Whitney Houston, Michael Bolton, Roberta Flack, They Might Be Giants, Sophie B. Hawkins, Dr. Luke, Jimmy Heath, Ron Carter, Pat Martino, Jeff "Skunk" Baxter, Bill Cosby, Bucky Pizzarelli, T-Bone Wolk, Kenny Kirkland, Michael Brecker, Will Lee, Bob Mintzer, Curtis Fuller, Bill Pierce, David Spinozza, Marc Johnson, Lou Marini, Dave Valentin, Dave Samuels, Jon Faddis, Dennis Chambers, Randy Brecker, Tom Barney, Chris Potter, Kevin Hays, Andy Snitzer, Chris Botti, Mike Davis, Anthony Davis, Bob Moses, David Sanborn, Marcus Miller, Jason Miles, Elliot Randall, Lenny Pickett, Jim McNeely, Chuck Loeb, Alan Rubin, Steve Khan, Chris Walker, Shawn Pelton, Danny Gottlieb, Mark Egan, Jeff Mironov, Eric Weissberg, Clint deGanon, Aaron Heick, Ira Siegel, Jay Leonhart, John Putnam, Danny Wilensky, The Uptown Horns, Robbie Ameen, Milton Cardona, Lee Musiker, Lew Solof, Buddy Williams, Dave Tofani, Jim Hynes, Tim Ries, Bill O'Connell,  Jeff Pevar, Sid Ramin, Ben Monder, Patty Smythe, Janice Pendarvis, Vaneese Thomas, Elaine Caswell, The Four Tops, Terry Clarke, Dave Mann, Ned Mann, Shane Keister, Leon Redbone, Jay Anderson, Chip Jackson, Anton Fig, Jeff Williams, Doug Weiss, Joel Rosenblatt, Mark Whitfield, Gil Parris, David Finck, David Hazeltine, Patrick Zimmerli, Matt King, Tony Kadleck, Scott Kreitzer, Ralph Shuckett, John Siegler, Jodie Foster, Adam Guettel, Lauren Kinhan, and many others...


RECORDINGS AS LEADER:

Steve Shapiro, Solomental, Solidtone Recordings, 2015

Steve Shapiro & Pat Bergeson, Backward Compatible, 2008

Steve Shapiro & Pat Bergeson, Low Standards, Sons of Sound, 2005

Steve Shapiro, Xylophobia, Curious/Sons of Sound, 2002

Steve Shapiro, Vibe Out, Solidtone Recordings, 1996


SELECTED RECORD CREDITS - SIDEMAN:

Steely Dan, Two Against Nature, Giant Records

SpyroGyra, Rites of Summer, MCA Records

Various Artists, Mickey Mouse Clubhouse, Walt Disney Records

Joe Pesci, Vincent LaGuardia Gambini Sings, Sony

Various Artists, Preacher's Wife Soundtrack, Walt Disney Records

Various Artists, Chicken Little Soundtrack, Walt Disney Records

Dave Samuels, Living Colors, MCA Records

Dave Valentin, Musical Portraits, GRP Records

Regina Belle, Special Part of Me, CBS Records

Chris Walker, First Time, Pendulum/Elektra

Dave Valentin, Red Sun, GRP Records

Chris Walker, Sincerely Yours, Pendulum/Elektra

Kiku Collins, Here With Me, Innova

Mary Gatchell, Indigo Rose

Rebecca Sayre, New Girl

Marica Hiraga, Mona Lisa, 3D Japan

Pat Bergeson, Hippy Dance


DISNEY PROJECTS:

Arranging and composing work on projects for:

Inside Out, Pixar 2015

Monsters University, Pixar 2013

Aladdin on Broadway, 2013

Planes, DisneyToons Studios, 2013

Cars 2, 2011

Sorcerer's Apprentice, 2010

Toy Story 3, 2010 (various projects)

Princess & the Frog, 2009 (live music direction)

Up, 2009 (promotion)

High School Musical I, II, III - promos, tie-ins

Rapunzel (development)

Ballad of Nessie (development)

Pirates III - At World's End, 2007 (promotion)

Meet the Robinsons, 2006 (development)

Pirates II - Dead Man's Chest, 2006

Cars, 2006 (promotion)

The Lion King on Broadway

Chicken Little, 2005 (feature)

The Incredibles

Brother Bear

Finding Nemo

Pirates of the Caribbean

Piglet's Big Movie

Treasure Planet

JungleBook II

Lilo & Stitch

Monsters, Inc.

Atlantis

The Emperor's New Groove

102 Dalmations

Dinosaur

Tarzan

Toy Story 2

Hercules

Mulan

A Bug’s Life

101 Dalmations

The Tigger Movie

Toy Story

The Little Mermaid

Inspector Gadget

Pocahontas

Lady and The Tramp I & II

Oliver & Company


Disney Interactive CD-Rom titles:

Toy Story Animated Storybook

Toy Story Activity Center

Hercules Animated Storybook


TELEVISION SCORES:

America's Most Wanted, FOX (theme and scores - over 20 seasons)

Life the Series, Discovery Channel

Frozen Planet, Discovery Channel

Rock Center, NBC

Person-to-Person, CBS

Saturday Night Live, NBC

As The World Turns, CBS

Biography, A&E

Scorned, Discovery

Leah Remini - It’s All Relative, TLC

Duck Dynasty, A&E

Sheep in the Big City, Cartoon Network

XMA, Discovery Channel

Yu-Gi-Oh, WB Network

Inside the Secret Service, National Geographic Channel

First-48, A&E Network

Pokemon, FOX

Inside Grand Central, National Geographic Channel

Marine One, National Geographic

Mysteries of the Unknown, HBO

Escape from Alcatraz, FOX TV film

The Smoking Gun, TruTV

Justice for Jamie, FOX TV film

The Book of Pooh, Disney Channel

Business Tonight, CNBC

ABC Wide World of Sports - contributing composer

Guiding Light - contributing composer

Lifestyles of the Rich & Famous - contributing composer

TNT & FX Network - promos

Primer Impacto, Univision

ESPN Network

NBC Sports Network


INDEPENDENT FILM:

Rain - Fox Searchlab, dir. Charles Murray

Performance Pieces - short film (starring F. Murray Abraham, Cannes Festival winner)

Black Thursday - independent

The Orange Hill Gang - independent


OTHER:

Composer for many high-profile television commercials, trailers, and theatrical promos. TV spots include McDonald's, Burger King, Saab, BMW, Dodge, IBM, Sprint, Panasonic, MCI, and hundreds of others....

Audio-post supervision, Carole King- Making Music. Composer for OmniMusic and Manchester production libraries. Various Children's CD and DVD projects. Corporate projects for IBM, others.

Appearances at many NYC clubs, such as The Bitter End, The Jazz Standard, Visiones, The 55-Bar, Mikell's, Zanzibar, Wilson's.

Photos by Lourdes Delgado