Discography and MP3's

Playlists (by music style):

Choose a playlist by style from the dropdown menu in the player below. Random Sampler is a random selection of songs of all styles (mostly shows).

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Recent Highlights:

Metallica: S&M2 (Metallica and the SF Symphony) (Blackened Recordings)
Halo On Fire (intro)
The Day That Never Comes (verse)
The Unforgiven III (breakdown)
All Within My Hands (ending)

War Paint (Frankel/Korie) (Ghostlight Records)
Back On Top
Forever Beautiful

Amélie (Messé/Tysen) (Divergence Records (Warner))
Times Are Hard For Dreamers
A Better Haircut

Legendale (Andrea Daly/Jeff Bienstock) - Short clips below and in the Playlist section (Pop playlist). But also check out the full demos of this great score on Andrea's website: andreadalymusic!
Why Not Me?
Dead Again
Silicon Valley

A Room With A View (Jeffrey Stock/Marc Acito)
A Carriage And Driver
Let It Rain

Check out the Playlists by style in the player above or investigate specific shows/projects/recordings in the sections below. Just click on the button to expand each section.

-- For more country check out 9 to 5, Burnt Part Boys, Das Barbecü and Floyd Collins below

-- For comedy see Urinetown, Once Upon A Mattress, The Triumph of Love
-- For classic Broadway: War Paint, Room With A View, Something Rotten!, On the 20th Century, Scandalous, Annie Get Your Gun, Sound of Music, King and I, On the Town and the NPR song by Bobby Lopez Bet Against the American Dream

-- For legit: Far From Heaven, Giant, Grey Gardens, Light in the Piazza, Lola, the Audra McDonald CD's and Arias and Barcarolles

-- For quirky, offbeat shows check out First Daughter Suite, See What I Wanna See, Urinetown, Bleeding Love, The Wild Party, Little Fish, Floyd Collins, The Thing About Men, Casino Paradise

-- For theater-pop: Amélie, 9 to 5, Bleeding Love, Lestat, Children of Eden, Little Fish

-- For jazz/big band: JULIAN FLEISHER, DARIUS DEHAAS and specific songs from various shows (9 To 5, Grey Gardens, On the Town, Annie Get Your Gun, Guys and Dolls)

-- For opera: The Grapes of Wrath, 27, Morning Star

MP3's (click on any link to play):

Recent (MP3 links below in the Shows section):

Something Rotten! (Original Cast Album) (Ghostlight Records)
Right Hand Man
On the Town (New Broadway Cast Album) (PS Classics)
Gabie's Comin'/Gabie's Pickup Song
On the 20th Century (New Broadyway Cast Album) (PS Classics)
Five Zeros, Max Jacobs, Our Private World, Because of Her

A Room With A View (Jeffrey Stock, Marc Acito; 5th Ave Theater, Seattle)
A Carriage And Driver
Something Tremendous
Let It Rain

War Paint (Frankel/Korie) (Ghostlight)
Back On Top
Step On Out (dance break)
Fire And Ice
Forever Beautiful

Amélie (Messé/Tysen) (Divergence Records (Warner))
Times Are Hard For Dreamers
Thin Air
A Better Haircut
Goodbye, Amélie

9 To 5 (Dolly Parton) (Dolly Records)
One of the Boys
Heart To Hart
(add'l orchestrations: Alex Lacamoire and Stephen Oremus)
Let Love Grow
Shine Like The Sun
(add'l orchestrations: Alex Lacamoire and Stephen Oremus)

Something Rotten (Sh-K-Boom)
Right Hand Man

Annie Get Your Gun (Angel Records) GRAMMY WINNER!
Who Do You Love? (I Hope)
They Say It's Wonderful
My Defenses Are Down
I Got Lost In His Arms

On the 20th Century (Original Broadway Cast Album) (PS Classics)
Five Zeros
Max Jacobs
Our Private World
Because Of Her

On the Town (Original Broadway Cast Album) (PS Classics)
Gabie's Comin'/Gabie's Pickup Song

Grey Gardens (Frankel/Korie) (PS Classics)
Around The World
Goin' Places
Drift Away
Daddy's Girl
Will You?

The Light in the Piazza (Guettel) (Nonesuch)
Il Mondo Era Vuoto
American Dancing

Giant (Michael John LaChiusa) (Ghostlight)
He Wanted A Girl
Outside Your Window
There Is A Child
My Texas
One Day
Place In The World
Midnight Blues
Act Two Finale

The Wild Party (LaChiusa) (Decca Records)
Queenie Was A Blonde
Black Is A Moocher
The Lights of Broadway
How Many Women in the World?
When It Ends

A Room With A View (Jeffrey Stock, Marc Acito; 5th Ave Theater, Seattle)
A Carriage And Driver
Something Tremendous
Let It Rain

Big Fish (Andrew Lippa) (Broadway Records)
Closer To Her
Red, White and True

Once Upon A Mattress (BMG)
Opening for a Princess
Spanish Panic
Song of Love

Urinetown (Hollmann/Kotis) (BMG)
Don't Be The Bunny
Cop Song
Snuff That Girl

Scandalous (Original Broadway Cast Album) (Shout! Broadway)
Stand Up!
He Will Be My Home
A Girl's Gotta Do
A Girl's Gotta Do" (dance)
Opening Act 2 (Hollywood Aimee)
It's Just You
I Have A Fire

Children of Eden (Stephen Schwartz) (BMG)
Let There Be
The Naming
The Mark of Cain
The Wasteland
Close To Home

Floyd Collins (Adam Guettel) (Nonesuch)
I Landed On Him
Through the Mountain
Is That Remarkable?
How Glory Goes

Far From Heaven (Frankel/Korie) (PS Classics)
Autumn In Connecticut
If It Hadn't Been
The Only One
Marital Bliss
I Never Knew
Wandering Eyes

Gypsy (Broadway Cast Album) (Angel)
Gypsy Strip (Let Me Entertain You")

Bleeding Love (Doran/Bacon)(demos)
Bleeding Love
Plastic Rose
The Cello Lesson
Lolli Pops!

Triumph of Love (Stock/Birkenhead)(JAY Records)
Classic Clown

Guys and Dolls (2009 Broadway Revival)
A cast album was never recorded. Here's the TV spot that they used in advertising the show. It shows the '30's jazz approach to the new orchestration, as envisioned by the director, Des McAnuff.
Guys and Dolls TV 30

The Sound of Music (BMG)
How Can Love Survive?

The King and I (Varese Sarabande)
The Gold Ballet (dance music: Eric Stern)

On the Town (1999 Broadway version never recorded, but the first part of "I Can Cook, Too" is available on MY FAVORITE BROADWAY: THE LEADING LADIES (TVT Records))
I Can Cook, Too

Little Fish (LaChiusa)(Ghostlight)
I Ran
Remember Me
Poor Charlotte
Little Fish

See What I Wanna See (LaChiusa) (Ghostlight)
See What I Wanna See
Central Park" (excerpt one)
There Will Be A Miracle
Central Park (excerpt two)

The Burnt Part Boys (Chris Miller/NathanTysen) (Yellow Sound Label YSL)
Family Tree
I Made That
Bowie's Lament
The Man I Never Knew

Das Barbecu (Warrender/Luigs)(Varese Sarabande)
(a country western version of Wagner's Ring Cycle (!))
A Ring Of Gold In Texas
Hog Tie Your Man
County Fair
Rodeo Romeo
River Of Fire

My Life With Albertine (Ricky Ian Gordon)(PS Classics)
The Song of Solitude

The Thing About Men (Roberts/DiPietro)(DRG)
Take Me Into You
The Highway of Your Heart

Lola (Richardson/Elmslie)(Harbinger)
Mirrors and Shadows
Beauty Secrets Reprise

Casino Paradise (Bolcom/Weinstein)(Koch International)
Night Make My Day
Ten Cent Piece of the Pie

Candide (Royal National Theatre, London) (First Night Records)

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Hairspray (Soundtrack to the Motion Picture) (New Line Records)
(The Legend Of) Miss Baltimore Crabs


27 - An Opera in 5 Acts (Gordon/Vavrek)(Albany Records)
Act 1 Prologue
She Calls Us Lost, Bullshit
Before We Say Goodbye, Goodbye
End of Act 3

The Grapes of Wrath (Gordon/Korie)(PS Classics)
Truck Drivers
Things Turn Around (excerpt 1)
Things Turn Around (excerpt 2)
Little Dead Moses
Simple Child

NPR ("This American Life")
Bet Against The American Dream (by Bobby Lopez)


Jule Styne in Hollywood (Audra McDonald) (PS Classics)
10,432 Sheep

Happy Songs (Audra McDonald) (Nonesuch) ("See What I Wanna See", "Ain't It De Truth?", "Bambelele")
See What I Wanna See
Ain't It Da Truth?

How Glory Goes (Audra McDonald) (Nonesuch) (5 songs, including "Any Place I Hang My Hat is Home")
Any Place I Hang My Hat Is Home (arr: Eric Stern)

Go Back Home (Audra McDonald) (Nonesuch)
Go Back Home
Migratory V (Adam Guettel)
Married Love (Michael John LaChiusa)
Make Someone Happy
(My favorite version of this song is the Live From Lincoln Center version from Audra's concert of 2013 with the amazing Lee Muziker on piano which unfortunately is no longer available on PBS for streaming).

Way Back to Paradise (Audra McDonald) (Nonesuch) ("Mistress to the Senator", "Allure of Silence", "Baby Moon")


Rather Big (Julian Fleisher) (Modern Records) ("For What It's Worth", "Rainy Days and Mondays") (NB: long excerpts)
Rainy Days and Mondays
For What It's Worth


day dream (Darius de Haas) (PS Classics) (I orchestrated: "My Love Is As a Fever", "Passion Flower", "Just A-Sittin' and A-Rockin'", "Day Dream")

Day Dream
Just A-Sittin' and A-Rockin
Passion Flower/A Flower Is a Lovesome Thing


My Favorite Things (Boston Pops) ("The Sound of Music", Collin Raye, vocal)
The Sound of Music

Let Yourself Go (Kristin Chenoweth) (Sony). ("If You Hadn't But You Did", "Nobody's Heart Belongs to Me/Why Can't I?", "He's Just an Ordinary Guy").

Mamaloshen (Mandy Patinkin) ("Papirosen")(Nonesuch)

Finishing the Act (Craig Rubano) ("Sunday", "Now You Know")
(AF Records)


On the Town (London Symphony, Michael Tilson Thomas) ("Gabie's Comin'", "The Intermission's Great") (Deutsche Grammaphon) (This CD uses the original orchestration of the show. The 2 songs I did were cut from the original before they ever got orchestrated. I orchestrated them in the same style as the others).

Arias and Barcarolles (London Symphony, Michael Tilson Thomas) (DG)
Oif Mayne Khas'neh

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The collected compositions in this sub-section Copyright © 2005 - 2017 Bruce Coughlin (ASCAP). Copyrights on individual pieces also apply.


The Graduate


Music for Film, Dance or Plays:

All In The Timing

(Main Theme excerpt) (from the play by David Ives)

A Midsummer Night's Dream
Entrance of the Mechanicals
Titania and Oberon

The Fish Family Presents (dance score)
Beach Duets

Dogs (Emmy award-winning film from Turner Home Entertainment):
Main Theme" (excerpt) (from Dogs. Lyric: Robin Lehman)

The Winter's Tale
Bohemia Out

Antony and Cleopatra

CORPORATE (composer and/or orchestrator):
Toyota, Mercedes Benz, Microsoft, KKR, others

Latin Doll (Dance Arr: Jeanine Tesori) (Toyota)
Gotta Get You Into My Life (Earth, Wind and Fire ) (Mercedes Benz)
Hawaii (Coughlin; Philip Morris corporate video)
Speed Demon (John Lewis; Hershey Park (Country))

JINGLES (composer and orchestrator):
AT&T, Naya Water, ACLI, Revlon, Clairol, Stovetop Stuffing, Panasonic, others

ACLI "Age"
Get Serious
Miller Beer (demo)

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