Joe Lawrence, a graduate from CSU Northridge, has accompanied dance for many years playing for California Institute of the Arts, Los Angeles Pierce College, Pasadena Dance Theatre and the Los Angeles Ballet Academy to name a few. His styles range from playing ballet to modern to jazz to tap.
Besides accompanying for dance, he is also a solo pianist, rehearsal pianist for operas and musicals, vocal and instrumental accompanist and coach, arranger and composer for film scores and choral works, as well as private piano teacher. He recently wrote and produced an original musical to raise awareness for AIDS.
Associate Instructor for Dance