Stephen Brooker was musical director and conductor for Universal Pictures’ film of Les Misérables. Musical Supervision: Old Friends -Stephen Sondheim Celebration (May 2022) Mary Poppins - Australia (May 2022), Sister Act (July 2022), Les Miserables - The Staged Concert, Mary Poppins, White Christmas, Sunset Boulevard, The Woman in White, Miss Saigon (Worldwide), Half A Sixpence (London), Les Misérables (Worldwide) Mary Poppins (Worldwide), The Phantom of the Opera 25th Anniversary Performance (DVD), Betty Blue Eyes, Les Miserables 25th Anniversary Concert, OLIVER! (London & UK Tour) My Fair Lady (USA and London), Cats, Hair, Carmen Jones, The Phantom of the Opera, Grease, Fame, Saturday Night Fever, Barnum, Peter Pan, and Chess. Musical Direction includes The Woman in White, My Fair Lady, Miss Saigon, Les Misérables, Lautrec, Cats, Shall We Dance, Hair, Fame, The Secret Garden, Chess, and South Pacific. Stephen has conducted the Classical Brit Awards. He was composer and conductor for the original production of Burn the Floor and has written and produced music for many corporate clients including Jaguar, Range Rover, Coca-Cola, Walt Disney, Ford Motors, Toyota Cars, Volvo Cars, Sony Eriksson, BMW, British Airways, Alfred Dunhill and Canon. Orchestral conducting includes: The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Atlanta Symphony Orchestra, West Australian Symphony, Haifa Symphony, Bournemouth Symphony, Hamburg Sinfonia, Royal Liverpool Philharmonic, London Mozart Players, Royal Scottish National Orchestra, London and Manchester Concert Orchestras and the Ukraine Opera and Symphony Orchestra. He conducted the Royal Choral Society in the presence of Her Majesty the Queen. Recordings include: Disney Film Classics and Crazy for Gershwin (BBC Concert Orchestra), studio recording of Hair, cast recordings of The Secret Garden, The Woman in White and South Pacific. He was orchestrator and conductor for Walt Disney’s award-winning Animator’s Palette and Cinderellabration (Disneyland Tokyo). He produced the ‘live’ recording of OLIVER! Starring Rowan Atkinson, the new recording of Les Misérables and the Dutch and Australian recordings of Mary Poppins. He conducted the Oscars – The 85th Academy Awards and is an Australian Helpmann Award winner for Mary Poppins.
"Every note of Stephen Brooker's music, played by a 16-piece orchestra, as crisp as if you were listening to them live."