John T. La Barbera




“John La Barbera’s original music marks him as a contemporary Kurt Weill.”, Victor Gluck.


"John La Barbera’s stunning compositions and phenomenal playing, along with the entire ensemble’s spirited performance, put this recording in a class by itself”. Lyrichord Discs, Nick Fritsch.

“The music, directed by John La Barbera is folkish aiming for vitality above precision and often achieving both”.  The New York Times, John Pareles.

Music on: Spotify, CD Baby, iHeart Radio, SoundCloud, iTunes,YouTube

New film scores performed live

A Santanotte  (1922) by director, Elvira Notari (in collaboration with the Cineteca Nazionale di Roma and Bergen Community College) and Charlie Chaplin's The Adventurer at The Ciccone Theater of BCC.

February 2020. Tickets on sale now! click link below.

New CD !! 

           I'm A Typical New Yorker" 









 Featuring Dominic Chianese, with   Music arranged by John T. La Barbera.

 Hear music by Dominic who can be   seen in the new TV series

 The Village  on NBC.

 To Buy the CD (click here)

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