Pianist

Classic American Songbook, New Orleans, and German/French cabaret standards.


Composer

Waiting Around--the Restaurant Musical


Puppeteer

Creates and performs with marionettes



Upcoming performances/events:


Ain’t Misbehavin’

WW2 Museum

May 5-June 25

(Harry will be Conductor/Pianist)


Harry w/Rebecca Leigh

& Kelley Dixson

Hard Rock Café

Tuesday May 16 (8-10:30pm)


Gumbo Cabaret

1-Year Anniversary Show!

with

Rebecca Leigh, Kelley Dixson, & Harry

BUFFA’s 5-8 pm

Thursday June 29


Steppin’ Out WYES TV12

Friday April 21

Harry will perform & be on the panel to discuss the Giant Puppet Festival.


New Orleans Giant Puppet Festival

Mudlark Theatre

April 22 @10:30pm


Big Easy Awards

Musical Director

Monday April 24

Orpheum Theatre


Windsor Court

with Anäis St. John

April 28 (6-9 pm)

Saturday April 1 (6-9 pm)


Harry will introduce some new works:

FIGURES II: Jazz Portraits on Strings

Creason’s Fine Art

with a live performance

Wednesday May 3 from 1-4pm



HOT STUFF!

Becky Allen, Chris Wecklein & Harry

French Quarter Fest

Friday April 7 @ 3pm

Palm Court Café


Harry and Raynel Shepard

Breakfast in Paris/Martinis in Manhattan

Café Istanbul

April 13 @7pm


PIANIST and MARIONETTE ARTIST & PERFORMER

At the piano, conductor Harry Mayronne readily earns the old title of "Professor" setting the drive and rhythms of the evening with rich style, bringing out all the musical influences from blues and swing, gospel and jazz. -Theodore P. Mahne/Times Picayune

 

above: JEWISH ROOTS OF BROADWAY

WW2 Museum, New Orleans. 2014

Photo: Alan Smason

Puppetmaker/Puppeteer

in 2013 he appeared, with his self-made Bertolt Brecht marionette,  with Nina Hagen in her Brecht Concert at the Berliner Ensemble. In his own multi-lingual solo show he tells of his travels to Berlin and Paris. Among his marionette characters are Nina Hagen and iconic French writer Boris Vian. Other erecent shows include the New Orleans International Puppet Festival, Bustout Burlesque at House of Blues, CLUE, a Burlesque Mystery, and Hot Stuff! at French Quarter Festival.


“The multitalented Mayronne is a musician, composer and puppeteer, and he makes his puppets. ...lighthearted, well-paced and thoroughly enjoyable.”

-Dalt Wonk/GAMBIT WEEKLY


Producer/Musical Director
His recent production Jewish Roots of Broadway at the World War II Museum (for Jewish Children’s Regional Services) won raves.

(“...produced and directed from the piano by Harry Mayronne...the ovations were thunderous.”

--Nell Nolan, THE NEW ORLEANS ADVOCATE)


Harry was co-producer of the 2006 off-Broadway production of his show Waiting Around--the Restaurant Musical) originally titled The Black & White Blues).

"This tightly structured revue features a bright, bouncy score by Harry Mayronne, who also plays the piano throughout the show with his usual brilliance. His rich tones and steady pace drive the program. "

-Theodore P. Mahne, Times Picayune

With the Pfister Sisters at Bar Jeder Vernunft. Berlin, 2008

Photo: Soeren Stachedpa picture alliance archive/Alamy

Nina Hagen, Chris Wecklein, Harry Mayronne. Berlin, 2013.

Mink Stole and Harry with “Connie Marble” and “Harry” marionettes

Photo: skreee.de

French writer Marcel Proust, created by Harry Mayronne.

Berliner Ensemble, 2013

Harry with Janie Heck singing  a song from “Waiting Around”. At 18:52.

Friday night at Allways.. Mink Stole, Vinsantos DeFonte, Harry Mayronne, Justin Carr.

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