Audition Materials

The purpose of this page is to provide documents & performance examples to help Music Directors, Employers, and more determine if I might be a good fit into their projects.

Dave D’aranjo
cell#: (+1) 917-318-4700

Electric Bass, Acoustic Bass, Synth/Key Bass
Audio & Video Production; Live Sound
Music Preparation & Copying
NYC-based AFM Local 802 Union Member
Broadway Sub

Table of Contents

  1. Document Downloads (PDF)
    • Résumé: Musical Theater
    • Recommendation Letter: Bálint Varga
    • Recommendation Letter: Steve Bailey
    • Berklee Programs Completion Verification
  2. Musical Theater Bass
    • Bass Performance Videos
    • “#ComeTogether” by the Broadway Dreams Foundation
    • “Hair” 50th Anniversary Celebration
  3. Other Styles & Genre Examples
    • Hard Rock / Fusion
    • Funk / Slap Bass
    • Bossa Nova
    • Jazz Standard on Upright Bass
    • Glam / Classic Rock
    • R&B / Motown
  4. Berklee Performances
    • “Boston Rocks” Berklee Benefit Concert 2013
    • “Executive Sessions” Berklee Benefit Concert 2012
    • Berklee Miscellaneous
  5. Technique
    • Scales
    • Arpeggios

Document Downloads (PDF):

Musical Theater Bass

The Schuyler Sisters
from Hamilton: An American Musical
Download my transcription PDF here:
When You’re Home”, “Carnaval Del Barrio”, & “Finale” medley
from In The Heights
Final Bows Music (“Dreamgirls“) Pit GoPro Cam
from Dreamgirls
So Much Better” 
from Legally Blonde: The Musical

“Hair” 50th Anniversary Celebration
La MaMa Experimental Theatre Club, NYC • January 21st, 2017

Aquarius” from Hair: The American Tribal Love-Rock Musical
featuring Melba Moore with fellow members of the original Tribe.
I Got Life” from Hair: The American Tribal Love-Rock Musical
featuring André De Shields with fellow members of the original Tribe.