Early Childhood Department (Accompanist); Community Programs
Peter Yarin is a pianist, composer, and teacher working and residing in New York City. A versatile performer bridging classical and improvisational styles, he has worked in many capacities including soloist, arranger, music director, accompanist, conductor, and consultant. Recent highlights include performances on Good Day NY and with Vince Giordano and the Nighthawks at Town Hall, Newport Jazz Festival, Jazz at Lincoln Center, Midsummer Night’s Swing, 92nd St Y. Accompanied Garrison Keillor, Michael Feinstein, Leon Redbone; performed/recorded with Norah Jones, Elvis Costello, Margot Bingham, Regina Spektor, and Cecile McLorin Salvant; Co-Music director, 92nd St Y Lyrics & Lyricists with Vince Giordano and the Nighthawks. Original music: Scores for the musicals The Masked Zinfandel - lyrics Justin Warner, The Age of Innocence - book and lyrics Craig Fols; Sempo (Tokyo’s New National Theater). Original music featured in HBO’s Boardwalk Empire and the upcoming film She’s Funny that Way (dir. Peter Bogdanovich).