Todd Ellison was the Music Director of the “Radio City Christmas Spectacular” at the famed Radio City Music Hall for several seasons.As Marvin Hamlisch’s Music Director, Todd worked with him on his productions of “Ballroom” and “The Nutty Professor” directed by Jerry Lewis.For City Center’s Encores!, he conducted their acclaimed version of “On The Town” and was a guest pianist for “No No, Nanette”.
Internationally, Todd Ellison has conducted at the Vienna Konzerthaus with Dawn Upshaw and Jerry Hadley, The Dublin Film Orchestra, Radio City Christmas Spectacular-Mexico City, World Science Festival- Lincoln Center, Carnegie Hall-Cole Porters’ “Jubilee”.
Todd Ellison has produced over 20 albums including the Grammy Award winning cast albums of his shows. He has accompanied such stars as Meryl Streep, Nicole Kidman, Barry Manilow, Tyne Daly, Bea Arthur, David Hyde Pierce, Tim Curry, Kelsey Grammar.
Born in Essex, CT., Todd began his piano lessons at age 6 and is a graduate of Boston University School of Music in Piano Performance.