"Truth - you're fast and exact and a pleasure to deal with. In a word - Excellent. Check her out folks!"
- Tim Price (woodwinds, NY's New School University)
"Lisa Parrott is a stellar musician, a meticulous copyist and a great teacher!
With her help, I am now fluent in Sibelius!" - John di Martino (composer, arranger, pianist)
"Lisa Parrott has done extensive copying for me, and has always done excellent work quickly. She knows a tremendous amount about Sibelius and has answered all my questions easily."
- Virginia Mayhew (woodwinds, composer)
"I have used Lisa Parrott (Pro Music Copying) extensively for transposing music and even for transcribing a song that is no longer in print from a CD. Lisa does beautiful, accurate, thorough work. She follows instructions to the letter and does a quick turnaround with her jobs. I continue to use her and would be happy to answer any inquiries regarding her many talents." - Lynn Henderson (singer, Hudson Valley NY)
"I asked Lisa to copy charts for a project I was working on with a deadline. She was so efficient, helpful and the charts look amazing! She helped me make my deadline and I will call on her for any future projects because she does an amazing job." - Mary Ann McSweeney (bassist, composer)
"I am a recording artist who has used Lisa Parrott's copying services for 7 of my recent recordings. I am always very satisfied with the quality of Lisa's work and I would highly recommend her to anyone needing assistance with music copying, transcribing, etc." - Nicki Parrott (bassist, vocalist)
"Lisa did a wonderful job for me on a piano/vocal transcribing/copying project a while back. She was very responsive throughout the process, attentive to the project's specific needs and even provided helpful options for the final layout. And she's a wonderful soul and fine instrumentalist/musician in her own right! Highly recommended." - Dan Gross (drummer/percussionist/songwriter/composer)
Co-composer/lyricist/librettist (Southern Rain: A New Musical)
Broadway, off Broadway etc:
NY Public Theater's 2019 production of 'For Colored Girls' - this job included transcriptions, orchestrations, score layout and formatting of over 30 pieces of music leading up to the 3 month off-Broadway run.
American Ballet Theater at Lincoln Center - Michelle Dorrance's 'Dream within a Dream (deferred)'. A 2018 collaboration combining Duke Ellington's music with classically trained dancers and musicians - this job included transcriptions, orchestrations for big band plus full orchestra, score and parts layout and formatting for a very large ensemble.
Orchestra, large ensemble, big band:
The NY Pops Orchestra
Marty Ehrlich Large Ensemble
Joel Harrison Large Ensemble
Diva Jazz Orchestra
Ann Hampton Callaway
Small groups / lead sheets:
Dan Miller Play-a-long series
Dan Pratt’s Brooklyn Real Book
Original arranging commissions:
2 big band arrangements for the Chicago Outskirts Big Band
3 arrangements for Victor Jones' big band - SpiGame