Concord Music Publishing and Concord Theatricals announced the signing of acclaimed musical theatre composer and 2022 Jonathan Larson Grant recipient Jaime Lozano. The worldwide exclusive administration deal, effective immediately, will include Lozano’s full catalog and future works. Additionally, Concord Theatricals Recordings will release Lozano’s upcoming album, Songs by an Immigrant Vol. 2, releasing digitally worldwide on Friday, September 15th. The anticipated album includes collaborations with award-winning artists and Broadway stars, including Mandy Gonzalez (Hamilton), Melissa Barrera (In The Heights film) and Latin GRAMMY® winner Ella Bric.
Hailed by Lin-Manuel Miranda as the “next big thing” on Broadway, Jaime Lozano is a Mexican multi-hyphenate musical theatre storyteller. Originally from Monterrey, Mexico, Lozano earned his BFA in Music and Composition from the School of Music at the Universidad Autónoma de Nuevo León and was the recipient of a full scholarship to NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts, where he holds the distinction of being the first Mexican student to be accepted to and earn an MFA from the Graduate Musical Theatre Writing Program. A prolific composer, Lozano’s works have been produced at venues worldwide including The Public Theater, Lincoln Center, David Geffen Hall, the Minskoff Theatre, the Lucille Lortel Theater, the Puerto Rican Traveling Theatre, Goodspeed Opera House, The Juilliard School of Music, Soho Playhouse, Theater 11 (Zurich, Switzerland), Sadler’s Wells (London, UK), Teatro Benito Juárez (Mexico City), and many more.
“I feel so proud and honored to be joining the Concord family,” said Jaime Lozano. “Concord is synonymous with quality and diversity, and I feel so grateful for their support in helping to amplify my voice and stories.”
“I’ve known Jaime for 15 years, and he continues to be an extremely talented and distinctive voice in musical theatre and beyond,” said Sean Patrick Flahaven, Chief Theatricals Executive for Concord. “He writes and records with a broad palette, intuitive and deeply felt songs about being in two worlds and finding home and family in each of them.”