Henry Lewers is a freelance pianist and music director, with extensive experience in jazz and musical theatre. Recently hired as the Music Production Assistant for the upcoming Broadway production of Aladdin, he will be moving to New York City this spring.
Previous positions Henry has held include Piano Accompanist for two summers at the College Light Opera Company, Assistant Music Director/Keyboard at Quisisana Resort, and Music Director at the United Church of Jaffrey. He has also taught music and served as an accompanist at High Mowing School, and worked as an interviewer for the Berklee College of Music Admissions Office.
Henry has been a rehearsal pianist and played in the pit for over 25 musicals. Music direction and keyboard credits include In The Heights (St. Olaf College), The Drowsy Chaperone (ConVal Regional High School), A Chorus Line and Violet (St. Olaf College). In addition, he was a pianist in St. Olaf's award-winning jazz band directed by Dr. Dave Hagedorn -- named the best large undergraduate jazz ensemble in 2011 by Downbeat Magazine, a well-regarded jazz monthly.
Originally from Peterborough, NH, Henry graduated cum laude from St. Olaf College in 2012, receiving a Bachelor of Music with Elective Studies in Theatre. While there, he studied jazz piano with Laura Caviani and voice with Margaret Eaves-Smith.
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