© 2017 Danny Paller Musicals

Danny is head of Direct-to-Family Engagement and Parent Learning for

PJ Library of North America.  

 

Previously, he directed programs and production for Sesame Street, Nesiya Institute, Mandel Leadership Institute, JeMM (Jerusalem Multimedia Productions), and a series of educational start-ups. 

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He has written on Israeli culture for The Jerusalem Report and reviewed books for Haaretz.

Composer-Lyricist

Danny lives in Jerusalem with his wife Rachel and children Hovav, Shalev, Eden, and Livya.

 

A graduate of Harvard and Yale Universities, with additional studies at Hebrew University and Bar Ilan University, Danny has combined a passion for education and the creative arts.  He has studied with Michael Walzer (political theory, Harvard), Robert Cover (law, Yale), Andre Hajdu (music composition, Bar Ilan), and Edwin Seroussi (ethnomusicology, Hebrew U.).

BESTIAIRE (on poems of Guillaume Apollinaire)  –  I MADE MY SONG A COAT (on poems of William Butler Yeats)  –  THE OPEN PAGE  –  PIANO SONATA  – PRELUDES FOR CELLO

Musical Theater scores

NOVEMBER –  AH, JERUSALEM!  –  DAnGEr  –  ELI THE FANATIC  – TABLE FOR TWO (musical revue)  –  THE DYBBUK (incidental music)  –  THE BINDING OF ISAAC (opera)  –   YEAR IN/YEAR OUT  –  BANDITS  –  REPATRIANTI  –COMMON GROUND  –  PURIM ROCK!  –  OTIYOT  – THE CREATION  

Choral & Instrumental works

photo by Debbi Cooper