James Lavino. Composer.

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series for Showtime

I’m currently at work on a five-part documentary series for Showtime. The series (as yet untitled) will be released in 2019. More details soon…

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Get the album here!

My album IMPROVISATIONS ONE was released August 14, 2018.   You can find it here:   Apple Music   Spotify   YouTube   GooglePlay

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a new album

I’m recording an album.   Should be out in August.   It will consist mostly of piano music.   More soon…  

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‘One Last Thing’ in theaters

‘One Last Thing’, a feature film I scored, will be in theaters on June 13th, at various locations across America.   The film is directed by Tim Rouhana, and stars Wendell Pierce, Joanne Froggatt, and Jurnee Smollett-Bell.   See here

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‘We Live Today’

Late last year I was commissioned to write a choral piece for the Philadelphia Boys Choir and Chorale in celebration of their 50th anniversary. The piece that resulted, “We Live Today”, will have its first performance at the Kimmel Center

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‘This Boy’

I wrote a tenor-and-bass vocal arrangement of the Beatles song “This Boy“.

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‘Light’

Earlier this summer I was commissioned to write a choral piece for the Ramsey Singers, a UK-based group of singers, in celebration of their 30th anniversary as a choir. The piece that resulted, “Light”, was premiered on August 20th at

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‘Diana and I’

I will be scoring the BBC drama ‘Diana and I‘, which is being directed by Peter Cattaneo.   You can read about the film in this article from The Guardian.   The film will premiere in August 2017.   Additional

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‘Unlocking the Cage’ HBO premiere

Chris Hegedus & DA Pennebaker’s documentary Unlocking the Cage will premiere on HBO on Monday, February 20th.  

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‘In Reality’ web series

I’m currently scoring a six-part web series called ‘In Reality‘. Ann Lupo wrote, directs and stars in the project, which is executive-produced by Sarah Jessica Parker’s Pretty Matches Productions.

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