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Adam Gwon

Adam Gwon is a rising musical theater writer named one of "50 to Watch" by The Dramatist magazine. He won the 2008 Fred Ebb Award for excellence in musical theater songwriting and has been hailed "an extremely talented composer and lyricist" who "is seriously going places." (The New York Sun, StageSpace.com)

Adam's musical Ordinary Days will be produced in the 2009-10 season at Roundabout Theatre Company, South Coast Repertory, Adirondack Theatre Festival, and Human Race Theatre Company. Ordinary Days was previously produced at Pennsylvania Centre Stage, the Finborough Theatre in London, and at universities across the country, and was selected for the 2008 NAMT Festival of New Musicals.

His other shows include Bernice Bobs Her Hair (with librettist Julia Jordan) and Ethan Frome. His work has been seen and developed at Roundabout Theatre Company, Primary Stages, the York Theatre, Ars Nova, the Kennedy Center, New Dramatists, NAMT, NYMF, the Johnny Mercer Foundation/American Music Theatre Project, Symphony Space, the Disney/ASCAP Musical Theatre Workshop, Tribeca Performing Arts Center, the Flea Theater, and many others. His song "Running" was nominated for a 2009 MAC Award.

He's currently at work on commissions from Signature Theatre in Arlington, VA (as part of its American Musical Voices Project: The Next Generation), South Coast Repertory, Broadway Across America, and the EST/Sloan Project.

Adam has been a MacDowell Colony fellow, a musical theater fellow at the Dramatists Guild, and an artist-in-residence at Weston Playhouse. He is a graduate of NYU's Tisch School of the Arts, and a member of ASCAP and the Dramatists Guild.

Purchase sheet music at http://www.adamgwon.com.

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ADAM GWON - Favorite Places - Zachary Prince - CUTTING-EDGE Composers I

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ADAM GWON - Favorite Places - Zachary Prince - CUTTING-EDGE Composers I
  • ADAM GWON - Favorite Places - Zachary Prince - CUTTING-EDGE Composers I - 03:48
  • 4.95 stars / 76
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ADAM GWON - Seeing You There - Josh Young courtesy of Broadwayworld.com
  • ADAM GWON - Seeing You There - Josh Young courtesy of Broadwayworld.com - 04:16
  • 4.96 stars / 92
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Here I Am
  • "Here I Am" - 06:20
  • 5 stars / 13
  • 2051 Views
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Seeing You There from ORDINARY DAYS
  • "Seeing You There" from ORDINARY DAYS - 04:17
  • 4.79 stars / 39
  • 10126 Views
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Little Mysteries from THE BOY DETECTIVE FAILS
  • "Little Mysteries" from THE BOY DETECTIVE FAILS - 04:55
  • 4.6 stars / 10
  • 2112 Views
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Leah Horowitz and Adam Gwon - Friends with Benefits
  • Leah Horowitz and Adam Gwon - Friends with Benefits - 05:20
  • 5 stars / 21
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Cait Doyle - Running
NV5: I Gotta Get Out
Alaska The Spotlight Cabaret - State of the Union
  • "Alaska" The Spotlight Cabaret - State of the Union - 05:16
  • 4.92 stars / 49
  • 8247 Views
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Calm from ORDINARY DAYS
  • "Calm" from ORDINARY DAYS - 04:46
  • 5 stars / 38
  • 8388 Views
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Seeing You There
  • Seeing You There - 03:49
  • 5 stars / 11
  • 3277 Views
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Dont Wanna Be Here
  • Don't Wanna Be Here - 05:46
  • 5 stars / 16
  • 4036 Views
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Canceling the Party
  • Canceling the Party - 02:25
  • 4.33 stars / 6
  • 1529 Views
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One By One
NewMusicalTheatre.com Launch Concert - Kelli OHara & Greg Naughton: Fine
  • NewMusicalTheatre.com Launch Concert - Kelli O'Hara & Greg Naughton: "Fine" - 04:06
  • 5 stars / 30
  • 5698 Views
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Megan Hilty and Steve Kazee sing Fine by Adam Gwon
  • Megan Hilty and Steve Kazee sing "Fine" by Adam Gwon - 03:38
  • 4.97 stars / 289
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