Throughout a busy musical career that got underway in the early 1950s, Dick Hyman has functioned as pianist, organist, arranger, music director, and composer. His versatility in all of these areas has resulted in film scores, orchestral compositions, and concert appearances with well over 100 albums recorded under his own name. Solo recordings include the music of Irving Berlin, Harold Arlen, Cole Porter, George Gershwin, Richard Rodgers and Duke Ellington. Mr. Hyman was music director for Arthur Godfrey and orchestrator of the hit Broadway musical Sugar Babies. He has served as composer / arranger / conductor / pianist for many Woody Allen films as well as the films Moonstruck, Scott Joplin, King of Ragtime, The Lemon Sisters, and Alan and Naomi. Dick Hyman’s Century of Jazz Piano, an encyclopedic series of solo performances, has been released on Arbors Records. Other new recordings include Thinking About Bix and E Pluribus Duo with Ken Peplowski.