TOM TIERNEY

     A composer, lyricist and music producer, Tom has created music for theatre, television, corporate communications, theme parks and commercials.  His more than 100 corporate shows include 22 for IBM as well as those for AT&T, Chrysler, Astra USA  and 5 international convention shows for State Farm Insurance.

     Tom recently wrote theme songs for Siemens LifeWorks product launch and for Gillette’s new Oral-B “Stages” toothbrushes for kids.  Since 1999, he has written and produced five awards entertainment shows for Johnson & Johnson and the theme song for the Unisys Eagle Awards.  He wrote Coca Cola’s theme song for the annual bottler meeting -- as well as projects for EMC, Informix and MetLife

     He scored six videos for the Merrill-Lynch annual meeting, and wrote music and lyrics for AT&T's pavilion at Walt Disney's EPCOT Center which played 144 times a day for 10 years. 

     Tom also scripted and was associate producer for "A Night On Broadway" and "60 Years Of The Silver Screen", two revues developed for Astra USA and customized for other corporate entertainment awards events, including Stanley Dean Witter, AT&T, Johnson & Johnson, Siemens Corp and the Securities Industry Association.  In 2003 he produced a special edition of “A Night on Broadway” for a worldwide meeting of 1000 J&J managers; “The Divas & The Tenors” starred Ronan Tynan, Faith Prince and other Broadway award-winning stars – accompanied by a 13 piece on-stage orchestra.  He is now developing a special concert version of Les Miz for a Hormel Foods special event in Miami – starring leads from the Broadway production. 

     Tom's music for the theatre has been heard in the musical ELEANOR - An American Love Story at Ford’s Theatre in Washington, as well as theatres in Los Angeles, Chicago, Pittsburgh and Seattle.  A CD of ELEANOR is available on the ValKill label, at various music retailers such as Tower Records, or at www.EleanorTheMusical.com.  And  ELEANOR is now available for stage production through the famed Rodgers & Hammerstein Organization in New York. 

     Tom wrote several songs for Pets! Off-Broadway in New York, and the score for the critically acclaimed NARNIA based on C.S. Lewis' "The Lion, the Witch & the Wardrobe", which played in London and New York.  His "Narnia Suite" for 4 singers and symphony orchestra premiered in 1997 at Lincoln Center’s Avery Fisher Hall in New York.  Other musicals are The Dream Team for Connecticut's Goodspeed Opera House, and Jungle Queen Debutante, which played in Seattle and in New York's "Broadway Dozen" series.  For television, he composed scores for two episodes of NBC's Emmy Award-winning series "Unicorn Tales", and the theme music for "We Remember Eleanor" narrated by Margaret Truman Daniels.  Tom has performed his own music at Lincoln Center in New York, and at the White House in Washington.  His plays are published by Dramatic Publishing, and he is listed in "Who's Who In Entertainment".  Tom has won numerous ASCAP awards, is a member of the Dramatists Guild and the NY Television Academy, for which he has served on the Board of Governors.

 

 
 

 

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