Like the protagonist in “The Disharmonic Misadventures Of David Stein" , Jonathan Segal is a pianist and singer. He has performed at over a thousand parties and events for movie stars, politicians, diplomats, corporations, but mostly for just plain folks.
Some of the things Jonathan Segal has done in a long and diverse career:
He has composed many themes for network television, including “Monday Night Football" and “Another World", received an Emmy-nomination for “Outstanding Original Song", been an on-camera pianist, music director, actor and co-host for various TV comedy shows, including “Afterdrive" hosted by Denis Leary, was musical director for two international education TV specials hosted by Tom Brokaw, starred in the first national tour of Broadway’s “Pump Boys And Dinettes" and in “Song Of Singapore" in West Palm Beach, worked in various musical roles for industrial trade shows, appeared in the on-screen band in the feature film “Baby It’s You", played in Radio City Music Hall’s pit orchestra, served as musical director for Off-Broadway’s “Hello Muddah, Hello Faddah", put out albums of his jazz, pop and country songs, written musicals, performed at the piano with a wide range of artists ranging from Dizzy Gillespie to Chuck Berry, won WNYC’s “Commentary Slam" with his comic essay, taught piano privately, and music directed shows and choruses in various schools and camps.