Projects
Projects
  • Come Back Anytime project image

    Original feature film score written by Michael Shaieb and produced by Brent Lord for a documentary by John Daschbach about a year in the life of self-taught Japanese ramen master Masamoto Ueda.

    Special Presentation - Hot Docs 2021 Canadian International Documentary Festival.

  • Quiet No More project image

    Original music and lyrics by Michael Shaieb for 3 movements of the multi-movement choral piece commemorating the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall uprising. Written with librettist Jason Cannon and composers ​Ann Hampton Callaway​, ​Julian Hornik, Our Lady J​, ​Michael McElroy​, and ​Jane Ramseyer Miller​. Performances took place throughout the United States in 2019, marking the largest collaboration in the history of LGBTQ choruses.

  • Out Of My Range project image

    Original music and lyrics by Michael Shaieb, book by Michael Shaieb and Brent Lord for a 10-song “backstage” song cycle that pulls back the curtain on generational differences within a Chorus.

    Rehearsals & social events lead up to the opening number of their next concert and serve as the backdrop for a whimsical, fun, & revealing look at the age dynamics at play inside a gay men’s chorus. Commissioned by Dr. Stan Hill and the Twin Cities Gay Men’s Chorus for their 2012 season and their performance at the GALA Choruses Festival 2012 in Denver.

  • Alexander's House project image

    Original music and lyrics by Michael Shaieb, book by Michael Shaieb and Brent Lord for a one-act choral musical about a man who dies and leaves his summer home to his estranged son instead of his partner. It is a story about bringing people together from separate worlds and about the family of friends that we create.

    Winner Wammie™ Award - Best Classical Recording 2012

  • Caligula Maximus project image

    All-new music arrangements written and produced by Brent Lord for a new “Musical Disco Circus” featuring Kayvon Zand, starring Jamin Ruhren (aka ACID BETTY) with Stormy Leather, Brittany Campbell and the Lady Circus aerialists Anya Sapozhnikova, Airin Dalton and Matt Griffin. Book & lyrics by Alfred Preisser and Randy Weiner (DONKEY SHOW). Produced by The Saint at Large in association with House of Yes and Lady Circus.

  • Rock Band® Live project image

    Arrangements and original mashups written and produced by Michael Shaieb and Brent Lord for the interactive live stage show and gaming experience. A joint effort between MTV Games, Cedar Fair Entertainment Company, and RWS & Associates Entertainment. Performances were daily throughout the 2010 summer season at Cedar Point in Sandusky OH, Canada’s Wonderland outside of Toronto, and a third production toured 10 additional Cedar Fair parks.