Philip Stern has created original music, scores and orchestrations for a variety of genres including live theatre, film, television, concert dance.
Film and television credits include multiple-Gemini award-winning series The View From Here, Human Edge and Saturday Night at the Movies. Masterworks, Sunday Night at The Cinema, History, From the Heart, Vista, as well as "The Spacewatch Club" Series for Houston PBS. He works regularly with producer Cheryl Hiltzik of Your Story Co.
His scores for live theatre have played Off-Broadway ("Scrooge" at the Lamb's Theatre NYC and Lincoln Center), Toured nationally ("Scrooge", "Dream") and internationally including the highly acclaimed show "TAP KIDS" (winner of a five star review at The Edinburgh Fringe Festival).
Stern has been commissioned to create original music for dance ( Canada's prima ballerina Karen Kain, Gypsy Project NYC, Extended Dance Co. , Off-Center Dance Co) , Jazz orchestra (BMI) and classical ensembles (Hora Decima Brass) and has written and produced chart topping instrumental music for saxophonist Michael Massaro and harpist Sandra Fann.
Stern is producer and executive director of New York Stage Originals for which he also the composer in residence. He currently resides in Burbank, CA.