Christoper Jahnke is a Broadway Music Supervisor, Music Director, Conductor, Arranger and Orchestrator for such productions as Porgy and Bess, new orchestrations for Les Misérables, A Man of No Importance, Dessa Rose, Dear Evan Hansen, King Kong, Legally Blonde, Cry Baby, Grease and many more!
CHRISTOPHER JAHNKE – Is a Broadway Music Supervisor, Music Director, Conductor, Arranger and Orchestrator. As an orchestrator: (Broadway and/or London) Porgy and Bess (2012 Tony nomination - Best Orchestrations), new orchestrations for Les Misérables (being performed worldwide since 2006), A Man of No Importance, Dessa Rose, Dear Evan Hansen (Additional orchestrations – with Alex Lacamoire), King Kong, Legally Blonde, Cry Baby, Grease (2007), Wind in the Willows (Stiles & Drewe). Other orchestrations: Lady Gaga’s “The Sound of Music” Tribute on the 2015 Oscars (with Stephen Oremus), Do You Hear the People Sing? (Symphonic tour of Boublil/Schonberg), Tom Jones (Stiles & Leigh), Just So (Stiles & Drewe), Not Wanted on the Voyage (Bartram/Hill), "The Wiz Live!,” Radio City New York Spectacular, Radio City Christmas Spectacular. Various orchestrations for Rufus Wainwright, Emily Bear, Adam Schlesinger (Crazy Ex-Girlfriend) and arranger/orchestrator for the Jagermeister Blaskapelle. Conductor: Aida (Broadway). As Music Supervisor: Memphis, Escape to Margaritaville, The Tale of Despereaux and over 20 productions (6 seasons) as Resident Assistant Music Supervisor/Conductor at the Goodspeed Opera House in East Haddam, CT. Apprentice/Assistant to the late, legendary Broadway orchestrator William David Brohn: Sweet Smell of Success, Ragtime, The Secret Garden, The Three Musketeers, The Witches of Eastwick, Mary Poppins and Wicked.