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 for 2021!

Silent films with new composed


The Black Hand (1906) The Adventures of Lieutenant Petrosino (1912) and The Musketeers of Pig Alley (1912)

click below to watch The Black Hand:

           I'm A Typical New Yorker" 









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


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I'm A Typical New Yorker

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