Joshua Mark Samuels - Drummer/Percussionist/Arranger/Teacher
Joshua is currently subbing drums on Broadway's Godspell, and performing live concerts with the Sheba Ensemble and The Patriot Brass Ensemble.  Joshua also teaches drum kit at The Studio, a school for the performing arts, in New Canaan, CT, as well as private lessons in NYC.

April 2012:

April 25th: Patriot Brass gig, NYC.

April 19th: Video shoot for Andres Quintero and Whitney Gardner.

April 16th: "The Wild Party" LaChiusa version, Bucknell University, 8pm.

April 15th: "The Wild Party" LaChiusa version, Bucknell University, 8pm.

April 14th: "The Wild Party" LaChiusa version, Bucknell University, 3pm.

April 13th: "The Wild Party" LaChiusa version, Bucknell University, 8pm.

April 12th: "The Wild Party" LaChiusa version, Bucknell University, 8pm open dress rehearsal.

April 11th: "The Wild Party" LaChiusa version, Bucknell University, 8pm open dress rehearsal.

April 8th: Patriot Brass gig, Bronx, NY.

April 7th: Patriot Brass gig, Bronx, NY.

March 2012:

March 31st: "Carrie" revival at the Lucille Lortel Theater.  2pm matinee.

March 26th: Rob Rokicki concert at Lincoln Center (Songbook series at the Bruno Walter Auditorium).  6pm.

March 25th: "Pool Boy" at Provincetown Theater, NYU.  Music and Lyrics by Niko Tskakalakos, Book and Lyrics by Janet Allard, Music Supervision by Brian Usifer, Directed by John Simpkins.  3pm matinee only.

March 24th: "Pool Boy" at Provincetown Theater, NYU.  Music and Lyrics by Niko Tskakalakos, Book and Lyrics by Janet Allard, Music Supervision by Brian Usifer, Directed by John Simpkins.  3pm and 8pm.

March 23rd: "Pool Boy" at Provincetown Theater, NYU.  Music and Lyrics by Niko Tskakalakos, Book and Lyrics by Janet Allard, Music Supervision by Brian Usifer, Directed by John Simpkins, 8pm.

March 22nd: "Pool Boy" at Provincetown Theater, NYU.  Music and Lyrics by Niko Tskakalakos, Book and Lyrics by Janet Allard, Music Supervision by Brian Usifer, Directed by John Simpkins.  Opening at 8pm.

March 21st: "Pool Boy" at Provincetown Theater, NYU.  Music and Lyrics by
Niko Tskakalakos, Book and Lyrics by Janet Allard, Music Supervision by Brian Usifer, Directed by John Simpkins.  Dress rehearsal 8pm.

March 20th: "Pool Boy" at Provincetown Theater, NYU.  Music and Lyrics by Niko Tskakalakos, Book and Lyrics by Janet Allard, Music Supervision by Brian Usifer, Directed by John Simpkins.  Dress rehearsal 8pm.

March 19th: Carner and Gregor gig, Laurie Beechman Theater, 7pm.

March 12th: Alan Schmuckler (Chicago based composer) - concert at Joe's Pub, 10pm.

March 10th: Godspell, 8pm.

March 6th: Broadway Cares Benefit Concert.

March 4th: Carner and Gregor presentation of "Island Song" at Princeton University.

March 3rd: Carner and Gregor presentation of "Island Song" at Princeton University.

March 2nd: Carner and Gregor presentation of "Island Song" at Princeton University.

February 2012:

February 29th: Carner and Gregor presentation of "Island Song" at Princeton University.

February 27th: Lincoln Center concert - Brett Macias, 6pm.  Bruno Walter Auditorium.

February 16th: Sheba Ensemble gig, Long Island.

February 7th: Recording session with Andres Quintero and Whitney Gardner.

February 3rd: Recording session with Carner and Gregor.

January 2012:

January 28th: Godspell matinee, 2:30pm.

January 24th: Recording session with Andres Quintero and Whitney Gardner.

January 17th: Godspell, 7pm.

January 1st: "Honk!" closing show at Two River Theater Company, Red Bank, NJ. 
                 3pm.

December 2011:

December 31st: "Honk!" at Two River Theater Company, Red Bank, NJ.  12pm.

December 30th: "Honk!" at Two River Theater Company, Red Bank, NJ.  12pm
                 and 7pm.

December 29th: "Honk!" at Two River Theater Company, Red Bank, NJ.  12pm
                 and 7pm.

December 28th: "Honk!" at Two River Theater Company, Red Bank, NJ.  12pm.

December 27th: "Honk!" at Two River Theater Company, Red Bank, NJ.  12pm.
                
December 23rd: "Honk!" at Two River Theater Company, Red Bank, NJ.  3pm
                 and 7pm.

December 22nd: "Honk!" at Two River Theater Company, Red Bank, NJ.  3pm
                 and 7pm.

December 21st: "Honk!" at Two River Theater Company, Red Bank, NJ.  3pm
                 and 7pm.

December 20th: "Honk!" at Two River Theater Company, Red Bank, NJ.  7pm.

December 19th: Recording session with Carner and Gregor, music from their show
                 "Unlocked."

December 18th: "Honk!" at Two River Theater Company, Red Bank, NJ.  12pm
                 and 4pm.

December 17th: "Honk!" at Two River Theater Company, Red Bank, NJ.  12pm
                 and 7pm.

December 16th: "Honk!" at Two River Theater Company, Red Bank, NJ.  7pm.

December 15th: "Honk!" at Two River Theater Company, Red Bank, NJ.  10am.

December 14th: "Honk!" at Two River Theater Company, Red Bank, NJ.  10am.

December 13th: "Honk!" at Two River Theater Company, Red Bank, NJ.  10am.

December 11th: "Honk!" at Two River Theater Company, Red Bank, NJ.  12pm
                 and 4pm.

December 10th: Preview, "Honk!" at Two River Theater Company, Red Bank, NJ. 
                 12pm.
                 Opening, "Honk!" at Two River Theater Company, Red Bank, NJ. 
                 7pm.

December 9th: Preview, "Honk!" at Two River Theater Company, Red Bank, NJ. 
                 7pm.

December 8th: Preview, "Honk!" at Two River Theater Company, Red Bank, NJ. 
                 10am.

December 7th: Preview, "Honk!" at Two River Theater Company, Red Bank, NJ. 
                 10am.

December 6th: Preview, "Honk!" at Two River Theater Company, Red Bank, NJ. 
                 10am.

December 4th: Tech and Invited dress for "Honk!" at Two River Theater
                 Company, Red Bank, NJ.

December 3rd: Tech for "Honk!" at Two River Theater Company, Red Bank, NJ.

December 2nd: Tech for "Honk!" at Two River Theater Company, Red Bank, NJ.

December 1st: Tech for "Honk!" at Two River Theater Company, Red Bank, NJ.

November 2011:

November 27th: Recording session with Carner and Gregor, music from their 
                show "Island Song."

November 25th: Patriot Brass gig, NY.

November 17th: "BOMB" in concert at CAP 21.  Written by Brett Macias and
                  Caroline Murphy, 8pm.

November 10th: Station Show, LI.  Contact me for details.  10pm.

November 7th: Patriot Brass gig on the Intrepid, NYC. 

November 4th: Station show in CT.  Contact me for details.  11pm.

November 3rd: Station show at Cafe Bar in Astoria! 9pm.

October 2011:

October 31st: Joe Iconis Halloween gig at The Laurie Beechman, NYC, 8pm.

October 23rd: Station show, Bohemian Hall Beer Garden, Astoria, NY, 8pm.

October 17th: Broadway For South Africa benefit concert, MD Adam Wachter, 8pm

October 16th: "Peter and I" at The American Theatre of Actors, NYC, 3pm.
              Evening gig: Carner and Gregor's "Island Song" at 92YTribeca NYC, 7pm.

October 15th: "Peter and I" at The American Theatre of Actors, NYC 2pm and 8pm

October 14th: "Peter and I" at The American Theatre of Actors, NYC, 8pm.

October 13th: "Peter and I" at The American Theatre of Actors, NYC, 8pm.

October 12th: "Peter and I" at The American Theatre of Actors, NYC, 8pm.

October 11th:  "Peter and I" at The American Theatre of Actors, NYC, 8pm.

October 10th: Joe Iconis show: "Three Rounds with Joe Iconis and Family," The
              47th Street Theatre, NYC, 8pm.

October 9th: "Peter and I" at The American Theatre of Actors, NYC, 3pm matinee.

October 8th: "Peter and I" at The American Theatre of Actors, NYC, 8pm. 
              (Opening performance)

October 7th: "Peter and I" at The American Theatre of Actors, NYC, Preview 8pm.

October 6th: "Peter and I" at The American Theatre of Actors, NYC, Preview 8pm.

October 2nd: Cap 21 Professional Theater and Dance Program Recitals:             
              2pm, 4pm, 6pm (accompanying on drums - MD Ryan Cantwell Group A   
              MD Marshall Keating Group B)

October 1st: Cap 21 Professional Theater and Dance Program Recitals:
             2pm, 4pm, 6pm (accompanying on drums - MD Ryan Cantwell Group A   
              MD Marshall Keating Group B)
              Evening gig: Station show at Arlene's 9pm!  CD release - come
              and get a free CD! 

September 2011:

September 18th: Station recording session (demo recording).

September 17th: Patriot Brass gig, NY.

September 15th: Station is opening for Bret Michael's at the Ridgefield Playhouse!
                   8pm Station opening and 9:30pm Bret Micheael's and his band!

September 11th: Patriot Brass gig, NY.

September 10th: Patriot Brass gig, NY.

September 7th: Fall Session starts at The Studio. 
                  I will be teaching now on Wednesdays in CT.

September 5th: Patriot Brass gig, Maine.

September 4th: Patriot Brass gig, Maine.

August 2011:

August 27th: Station show at Bohemian Beer Hall 8:30pm.

August 20th: Station show Lulu's Live in Long Island, 10:45pm.

August 19th: Station show at Kenny's Castaways (Midnight).

August 14th: David Allen Thornton at the Laurie Beechman, 8pm!

August 13th: Patriot Brass gig at the Battleship NJ!

August 5th: Joe Iconis and Family at the Laurie Beechman, 9:30pm.

August 4th: Station show at Alphabet Lounge, 8pm.

July 2011:

July 29th: Gig with Timothy Oliver Reid on Fire Island.  Contact me for details.

July 25th: Carner and Gregor Barely Legal Gig at The Drom (evening show).

July 23rd: Station show at Fontana's, NYC @ 9PM - 11PM (Chris Lane's Birthday Party)

July 20th: Recording session: Caroline Murphy.

July 17th: Station show: Great South Bay Music Festival, Patchogue, NY @ 1:35PM (Opening for .38 Special)

July 16th: Teaching at The Studio, New Canaan, CT (Rock Band Camp).
              Evening gig: Station Show: Huntington Manor Firemen's Festival,         
             Huntington, NY at 9pm.  FREE!

July 15th: Teaching at The Studio, New Canaan, CT (Rock Band Camp).

July 14: Teaching at The Studio, New Canaan, CT (Rock Band Camp).

July 13th: Teaching at The Studio, New Canaan, CT (Rock Band Camp).

July 12th: Teaching at The Studio, New Canaan, CT (Rock Band Camp).  
         Night gig: Caroline Murphy Live at R Bar, NYC, 9:30pm.

July 11th: Teaching at The Studio, New Canaan, CT (Rock Band Camp).  

July 10th: Station show 9pm at Studio Square.  No cover!

July 9th: Patriot Brass Ensemble gig, Nassau County.

June 2011:

June 22nd: Josh LaCount show at National Underground, NYC, 9pm.

June 21st: Subbing the Off-Broadway show The Shaggs (Playwrights Horizons), 8pm.

June 19th: Carner and Gregor showcase, upstate NY.

June 18th: Station show in Allentown, PA.

June 17th: Station show at Kenny's Castaways, NYC, Midnight.

June 16th: Josh LaCount show at Best Buy at Union Sq. 5pm.

June 10th: Jacey Powers cabaret at the Duplex, NYC, 7pm.

June 9th: Jacey Powers cabaret at the Duplex, NYC, 7pm.

June 5th: Jacques Brel's closing show at Two River Theater Company, Red Bank, NJ. 3pm.

June 4th: Jacques Brel at Two River Theater Company, Red Bank, NJ. 3pm and 8pm.

June 3rd: Jacques Brel at Two River Theater Company, Red Bank, NJ. 8pm.

June 2nd: Jacques Brel at Two River Theater Company, Red Bank, NJ. 1pm and 8pm.

June 1st: Jacques Brel at Two River Theater Company, Red Bank, NJ. 1pm and 8pm.

May 2011:

May 30th: Patriot Brass Ensemble gig (Jersey).

May 29th: Jacques Brel at Two River Theater Company, Red Bank, NJ. 3pm.

May 28th: Jacques Brel at Two River Theater Company, Red Bank, NJ. 3pm and 8pm.

May 27th: Jacques Brel at Two River Theater Company, Red Bank, NJ. 8pm.

May 26th: Jacques Brel at Two River Theater Company, Red Bank, NJ. 10am and 8pm.

May 25th: Jacques Brel at Two River Theater Company, Red Bank, NJ. 1pm and 8pm.

May 23rd: Patriot Brass Ensemble gig on the Battleship NJ!  11am.  
         Later that evening: Gig with Greg Brown (MD) at The Cell. 7pm.

May 22nd: Jacques Brel at Two River Theater Company, Red Bank, NJ. 3pm.

May 21st: Jacques Brel at Two River Theater Company, Red Bank, NJ. 8pm.

May 20th: Opening, Jacques Brel at Two River Theater Company, Red Bank, NJ. 8pm.

May 19th: Preview, Jacques Brel at Two River Theater Company, Red Bank, NJ. 8pm.

May 18th: Preview, Jacques Brel at Two River Theater Company, Red Bank, NJ. 7pm.

May 17th: Preview, Jacques Brel at Two River Theater Company, Red Bank, NJ. 8pm.

May 15th: Invited dress for Jacques Brel at Two River Theater Company, Red Bank, NJ.

May 14th: Invited dress for Jacques Brel at Two River Theater Company, Red Bank, NJ.

May 13th: Tech for Jacques Brel at Two River Theater Company, Red Bank, NJ

May 12th: Tech for Jacques Brel at Two River Theater Company, Red Bank, NJ

May 11th: Tech for Jacques Brel at Two River Theater Company, Red Bank, NJ

May 10th: Tech for "Jacques Brel Is Alive and Well and Living in Paris" at Two River Theater Company, Red Bank, NJ.

May 7th: Patriot Brass Ensemble gig (DC).

May 6th: Patriot Brass Ensemble gig (Vermont).

May 1st: Station recording - debut album.

April 2011:

April 30th: Patriot Brass Ensemble gig daytime (Jersey).  Station show at Fontana's - 8pm.

April 23rd: Subbing Off-Broadway's "Tomorrow Morning" at the York Theatre (both Matinee and Evening shows).

April 15th: Patriot Brass Ensemble gig (NY).

April 7th-12th: Los Angeles

April 4th: Northwestern University show with Greg Brown MD!  Unbelievable line up: Stephanie D'Abruzzo (Avenue Q), Ana Gasteyer (SNL), Penny Fuller (Applause), Larry Grossman, Nancy Gustafson, Sheldon Harnick (Lyricist, Fiddler on the Roof), Marcy Heisler, Mark S. Hoebee, Morgan Karr, Adam Kantor, Clinton Kelly (What not to Wear), Jeff Blumenkrantz, Jeff Calhoun, Thomas Mizer, Curtis Moore, Jenny Powers, Tony Roberts, Alan Schmuckler, Willis White, Jim Weitzer, Jeremy B. Cohen (Bowery Boys), Zina Goldrich, and many more!

April 3rd: "Station" The Band - First show at The Delancey, 9pm.  Also, I will be playing drums for Alex Macleod (opening for Station) that evening as well.

March 2011:

March 28th: Art House Fundraiser at the Aurora Gallery in Astoria with Micah Burgess!

March 27th: Joey Contreras gig at Joe's Pub NYC!  9:30pm.

March 24th-26th: Jaron Vesely recording session.  Debut album.  MD James Sampliner (Legally Blonde) and produced by Deborah Hurwitz (Jersey Boys).

March 22nd: Julia Meinwald's "Uncharted Pregnancy Pact" A New Musical at Ars Nova NYC!

March 19th: Patriot Brass Ensemble gig, Washington DC.

March 18th: Pauline Pisano live at Santos Party House in NYC! 8:30pm-11:30pm.

March 15th: Gig with Derek Gregor (Carner and Gregor) at Drom in the East Village at 8pm.

March 11th: Sheba gig, New York.

February 2011:

February 26th-28th: Jaron Vesely recording session.  Debut album.  MD James Sampliner and produced by Deborah Hurwitz (Jersey Boys).

February 20th: Recording session with Chris Lane and his band "Station."

February 16th: Ryan Raftery at Joe's Pub!

February 14th: Brett Macias gig at Merkin Hall.  A benefit concert for Miracle House.

February 12th: Brass Ensemble gig, New Jersey.

February 5th: Kim Dunbar's Dangerous Liaison.  9:30pm at the Metropolitan Room.  MD Gillian Berkowitz and Mary Ann McSweeney on Bass!

January 2011:

January 28th-31st: Los Angeles

January 20th: Caroline Murphy recording session.

January 13th-16th: Patriot Brass Ensemble recording sessions in Pikesville, MD.

January 11th: Recording session with Matt Doyle.

January 7th:The Patriot Brass Ensemble (NYC)

January 3rd: Will Van Dyke Gig at Le Poisson Rouge, NYC - come join us for an amazing evening of music to benefit The Trevor Project!

December 2010:

December 20th-30th: Josh will be attending a 10 day Yeshiva program in Miami.

December 14th: Recording session at Lo Fish in NYC with Will Aronson.

December 13th: The Patriot Brass Ensemble (Fort Lee, NJ).

December 12th: "Jawbreaker" Concert (Thomson and Mann) at the Canal Room 9pm.

December 10th: Charlie Brown Christmas Show (NY).

December 9th: Caroline Murphy Live - Paddy Reilly's NYC.  8-10pm.

December 6th: The Patriot Brass Ensemble (NY).

December 3rd: Sheba Ensemble (NY).

November 2010:

November 29th: Bobby Cronin gig at Birdland, NYC.

November 10th-25th: Los Angeles (recordings, a few jazz/band gigs).  Please email to inquire.

November 9th:The Patriot Brass Ensemble concert (New Jersey).

November 6th:The Patriot Brass Ensemble University of Phoenix graduation.

November 5th: Sheba Gig Westchester, NY.

November 3rd: The Patriot Brass Ensemble recording at NOLA studios.

November 2nd: The Patriot Brass Ensemble recording at NOLA studios.

November 1st: The Patriot Brass Ensemble recording at NOLA studios.

October 2010:

October 31st: The Patriot Brass Ensemble (Maryland).

October 30th: The Patriot Brass Ensemble (Maryland).

October 26th:The Patriot Brass Ensemble (Washington DC).

October 25th: The Patriot Brass Ensemble (Washington DC).

October 24th: The Patriot Brass Ensemble (Maryland).

October 23rd: Sheba Ensemble CD release party 8:30pm. Location TBD.

October 22nd: Special reading of "The Trouble With Doug" at NAMT (National Alliance for Musical Theatre) at New World Stages.

October 21st: Special reading of "The Trouble With Doug" at NAMT (Natioanl Alliance for Musical Theatre) at New World Stages.

October 10th: The Patriot Brass Ensemble concert (Jersey).

September 2010:

September 27th: The Duplex's Rockin' off Mondays - The Songs of Alanis Morissette.  8pm.

September 26th: Katie Gassert's Living Out Loud II at the Duplex. Will Van Dyke musical direction.  7pm.

September 25th: Bunked! A New Musical at the Lucille Lortel Theater. 4pm.

September 24th: Sheba Ensemble in Concert (Long Island).

September 23rd: Bunked! A New Musical at the Lucille Lortel Theater. 7pm.

September 20th: Bunked! A New Musical at the Lucille Lortel Theater. 7pm

September 19th: Bunked! A New Musical at the Lucille Lortel Theater. 5pm.

September 15th: The Sheba Ensemble concert

September13th: Bobby Cronin's song series at The Palace Theatre in Danbury, CT.  8pm.

September 12th:The Patriot Brass Ensemble in Jersey City.

September 6th: Selloane gig live at Joe's Pub at 9:30! This will be a killer show!  Selloane and her back-up singers are currently performing in Broadway's "The Lion King."  There will be like 8 of us playing instruments up there - including a percussionist (I'm on drum set).  Come!