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Sam Carner and Derek Gregor

Sam Carner and Derek Gregor

Sam and Derek received their MFAs from NYU’s Graduate Musical Theatre Writing Program in 2003. Their musical Unlock’d won a Richard Rodgers Award from the American Academy of Arts and Letters and was produced at the New York Musical Theatre Festival in 2007, where it won the “Best of the Fest” audience award and received Talkin’ Broadway Summer Theatre Festival Citations for “Outstanding New Musical” and “Outstanding Original Theatrical Score.” Unlock’d has gone on to workshops at Theatre Works, Palo Alto and the Ravinia Festival outside Chicago.

Sing, But Don’t Tell, a concert of their songs, was presented at NYMF in the fall of 2009, and they currently have several other projects in development. At the end of February 2010, twelve cast members from the Broadway revival of HAIR will perform an evening of their songs in a show called Buzzed. Sam and Derek were in residence at Yaddo in December of 2005.

Derek writes country music with Laura Bell Bundy, and one of their songs was recently featured on her CD Longing for a Place Already Gone. In 2001, he founded the rock band M-LAB: http://www.mlabmusic.com. Their new CD, A Bold And Hopeful Spark, will be available early in 2010.

Over the past several years, Sam has lectured regularly on various musical-theatre-history-related topics at Yale. He's taught musical-theatre history and analysis courses at both New York University and Yale.

For more information, visit http://www.carnerandgregor.com/.


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Brian Justin Crum - "Make it Here" by Carner & Gregor

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Brian Justin Crum - Make it Here by Carner & Gregor
  • Brian Justin Crum - "Make it Here" by Carner & Gregor - 03:29
  • 4.96 stars / 199
  • 26328 Views
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Wall Lovin - Stephen Anthony
  • "Wall Lovin'" - Stephen Anthony - 04:27
  • 4.93 stars / 54
  • 6063 Views
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DANIELLE WADE singing ELEVEN OCLOCK by Carner & Gregor -- 54 Below on August 21, 2014
  • DANIELLE WADE singing ELEVEN O'CLOCK by Carner & Gregor -- 54 Below on August 21, 2014 - 04:30
  • 5 stars / 29
  • 4067 Views
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Eric Michael Krop ADVICE TO A YOUNG FIREFLY by Carner and Gregor
  • Eric Michael Krop "ADVICE TO A YOUNG FIREFLY" by Carner and Gregor - 04:52
  • 5 stars / 8
  • 706 Views
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Ill Take It All from ISLAND SONG
  • "I'll Take It All" from ISLAND SONG - 03:34
  • 4.33 stars / 6
  • 233 Views
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JEREMY JORDAN singing STAY AWHILE by Carner & Gregor
  • JEREMY JORDAN singing STAY AWHILE by Carner & Gregor - 03:17
  • 4.91 stars / 44
  • 5016 Views
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SARAH STILES singing TMI by Carner & Gregor - 54 Below, April 1, 2014
  • SARAH STILES singing TMI by Carner & Gregor - 54 Below, April 1, 2014 - 04:31
  • 5 stars / 6
  • 1179 Views
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Teal Wicks NEW YORK DO YOU CARE by Carner and Gregor
  • Teal Wicks "NEW YORK DO YOU CARE" by Carner and Gregor" - 04:09
  • 5 stars / 13
  • 706 Views
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DAVID PERLMAN singing WHAT DO YOU DO WITH YOUR ARMS by Carner & Gregor
  • DAVID PERLMAN singing WHAT DO YOU DO WITH YOUR ARMS by Carner & Gregor - 04:30
  • 5 stars / 7
  • 1169 Views
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ISLAND SONG OPENING by Carner & Gregor - 54 Below, April 1, 2014
  • ISLAND SONG OPENING by Carner & Gregor - 54 Below, April 1, 2014 - 04:04
  • 5 stars / 4
  • 628 Views
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AFTER HOURS by Carner & Gregor
  • AFTER HOURS by Carner & Gregor - 04:25
  • 0 stars / 0
  • 99 Views
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Jeremy Jordan, Bobby Steggert, Victoria Matlock, Julie Reiber, and Maria Couch sing SO MANY WINDOWS
  • Jeremy Jordan, Bobby Steggert, Victoria Matlock, Julie Reiber, and Maria Couch sing SO MANY WINDOWS - 01:57
  • 5 stars / 13
  • 1946 Views
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KAYLA EILERS singing SING, BUT DONT TELL by Carner & Gregor - August 21, 2014 at 54 Below
  • KAYLA EILERS singing SING, BUT DON'T TELL by Carner & Gregor - August 21, 2014 at 54 Below - 03:54
  • 5 stars / 8
  • 700 Views
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HANNAH ZAZZARO singing FLYIN FREE by Carner & Gregor - August 21, 2014 at 54 Below
  • HANNAH ZAZZARO singing FLYIN' FREE by Carner & Gregor - August 21, 2014 at 54 Below - 02:52
  • 5 stars / 9
  • 989 Views
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GREGORY HANEY with SOPHIE MOSHOFSKY singing WHITE GURL WASTED by Carner & Gregor - 54 Below
  • GREGORY HANEY with SOPHIE MOSHOFSKY singing WHITE GURL WASTED by Carner & Gregor - 54 Below - 06:19
  • 5 stars / 2
  • 797 Views
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ERIC MICHAEL KROP and NAT ZEGREE singing PUT THE MAN IN ROMANCE by Carner & Gregor - 8/21/14
  • ERIC MICHAEL KROP and NAT ZEGREE singing PUT THE MAN IN ROMANCE by Carner & Gregor - 8/21/14 - 03:39
  • 5 stars / 22
  • 1621 Views
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STEPHEN C. ANTHONY singing SAVIN IT by Carner & Gregor - 54 Below, April 1, 2014
  • STEPHEN C. ANTHONY singing SAVIN' IT by Carner & Gregor - 54 Below, April 1, 2014 - 04:56
  • 5 stars / 12
  • 1376 Views
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Carner & Gregor: SHOULDERS DOWN sung by JACKIE BURNS
  • Carner & Gregor: SHOULDERS DOWN sung by JACKIE BURNS - 03:59
  • 5 stars / 39
  • 6490 Views
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Chris Critelli - The Egg Nog Song (by Carner & Gregor)
  • Chris Critelli - "The Egg Nog Song" (by Carner & Gregor) - 05:29
  • 4.88 stars / 33
  • 2994 Views
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SNAPSHOT IN MY MEMORY sung by JACKIE BURNS and JEREMY JORDAN
  • SNAPSHOT IN MY MEMORY sung by JACKIE BURNS and JEREMY JORDAN - 03:36
  • 5 stars / 63
  • 9813 Views
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Carner & Gregor: FLEET WEEK sung by Adam Kantor & Jeremy Jordan
  • Carner & Gregor: FLEET WEEK sung by Adam Kantor & Jeremy Jordan - 05:22
  • 5 stars / 37
  • 4099 Views
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ASHLEY SPENCER and JEREMY JORDAN singing OFF TO THE EAST by Carner and Gregor
  • ASHLEY SPENCER and JEREMY JORDAN singing OFF TO THE EAST by Carner and Gregor - 03:14
  • 5 stars / 76
  • 30810 Views
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ALMOST FIRST KISS - Charlotte Maltby (Carner & Gregors BARELY LEGAL V)*
  • ALMOST FIRST KISS - Charlotte Maltby (Carner & Gregor's BARELY LEGAL V)* - 02:36
  • 4.08 stars / 13
  • 2776 Views
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Carner & Gregor: JEREMY JORDAN singing ALL AT ONCE from UNLOCKD
  • Carner & Gregor: JEREMY JORDAN singing ALL AT ONCE from UNLOCK'D - 02:11
  • 5 stars / 30
  • 6204 Views
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Dancing in Pairs - Cecelia Ticktin
  • "Dancing in Pairs" - Cecelia Ticktin - 03:23
  • 5 stars / 12
  • 2809 Views
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ASHLEY SPENCER and JEREMY JORDAN singing TIE ME UP by Carner & Gregor
  • ASHLEY SPENCER and JEREMY JORDAN singing TIE ME UP by Carner & Gregor - 05:59
  • 4.98 stars / 175
  • 20193 Views
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DANIELLE WADE singing SO FAR FROM PENNSYLVANIA by Carner & Gregor
  • DANIELLE WADE singing SO FAR FROM PENNSYLVANIA by Carner & Gregor - 04:25
  • 5 stars / 9
  • 1081 Views
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TIFFANY AMES singing AFTER HOURS by Carner & Gregor - August 21, 2014 at 54 Below
  • TIFFANY AMES singing AFTER HOURS by Carner & Gregor - August 21, 2014 at 54 Below - 04:25
  • 5 stars / 17
  • 1193 Views
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NATALIE WEISS and DANIELLE WADE singing ADVICE TO A YOUNG FIREFLY
  • NATALIE WEISS and DANIELLE WADE singing ADVICE TO A YOUNG FIREFLY - 06:13
  • 4.43 stars / 7
  • 766 Views
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LEA SALONGA singing ADVICE TO A YOUNG FIREFLY by Carner & Gregor - March 14, 2015 at Town Hall
  • LEA SALONGA singing ADVICE TO A YOUNG FIREFLY by Carner & Gregor - March 14, 2015 at Town Hall - 05:22
  • 4.97 stars / 150
  • 58603 Views
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ANDREW KOBER singing MY FANS by Carner & Gregor - 54 Below, April 1, 2014
  • ANDREW KOBER singing MY FANS by Carner & Gregor - 54 Below, April 1, 2014 - 09:35
  • 4.6 stars / 10
  • 423 Views
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