Concert Announcement: today! Sonic Boom rock orchestra @ CalArts


a concert of psychedelic rock song covers by Ulrich Krieger’s SONIC BOOM ensemble

today, May 9th

CalArts, Roy O. Disney Concert Hall

8PM Pacific/11PM Eastern

Out-of-town? Can’t make it to CalArts campus? Watch the concert *live* on the ROD Webcast.
I am performing harp and/or vocals in all of our pieces…
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All Original Music and Recordings ©℗ SARAH VAN SCIVER.

Upcoming Gig! TOMORROW 2/17 @9:30pm ~ VAUCLUSE LOUNGE

Singer-Songwriter Set @ Vaucluse Lounge

piano-vocal covers and originals

Tuesday, February 17th

Vaucluse Lounge, North Hollywood

9:30 pm

Food, drinks, entertainment. 18+
the menu… 
its history 
8210 W Sunset Blvd, West Hollywood CA 90046
(323) 656-6196
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Spotlight: Vocal Arranging

Check out some live performances of the vocal arrangements I have put together throughout this past year:


Angel With A Shotgun (The Cab)

Burn (Ellie Goulding)/Lose Myself (OneRepublic)

Bust Your Windows (Jazmine Sullivan)/Why Don’t You Love Me?(BeyoncĂ©)

Counting Stars (OneRepublic)

I Really Want It (A Great Big World)

I Want You Back (Jackson Five)

Miss Me (Andy Grammer)

You and I (Johnnyswim)*

*…the original artist, Johnnyswim, liked this arrangement!


For an up-to-date listing of arrangements I have done, check out Vocal Arranging.


Happy holidays to you and yours!


Holiday shopping left to do? CDs make great gifts! iTunes * CDBaby * Amazon

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CDs are available!

CDs have arrived!


Buy your copy online, today ~

…and friends in Philadelphia, feel free to stop by my place to pick up your copy to avoid paying shipping. ♬

**Click here for a SNEAK PEEK at the ALBUM DESIGN**

**Click here for the ALBUM’s TRACK LISTING, LYRICS, & CREDITS**

Special thanks to

  • the band (Jay, Harry, and Steve),
  • co-lyricists (Hannah & Harry),
  • Studio Crash (Mike),
  • Disc Makers (Sean),
  • and graphic design (Will).

Please stay tuned for announcements regarding:

  • the EP becoming available for digital download and to stream through Internet radio

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New Piano/Vocal Pop Arrangement: Regina Spektor’s “Blue Lips”

Cover features piano, lead soprano + backing trio (soprano, mezzo, alto)…

–> check out the cover:

 [I’m singing and playing all parts.]

…and of course check out the original Regina Spektor is AMAZING. Saw her in concert last year in Boston at the Orpheum, and she and her husband and both of their bands were fantastic live!

A Cappella Arrangements – Live Performances Spring 2013

my UPenn a cappella group, Dischord, just had a spring concert last weekend on 4/6. Here are links to songs I arranged or co-arranged with other members that were performed at the show:

Fade Into You

Feelin Good

Glitter in the Air

I Want it That Way/Boy band Mashup

I Won’t Give Up/Mraz Mredley

Locked Out of Heaven

Morning Song (<– I’m the soloist on this one)


When Love Takes Over

find out more about Dischord HERE

…Just Added Two More Tracks to my Music Page!

check these out:

I co-produced Baltimore Ave and was the only producer for Lights Out, and I can’t wait to be in the studio again this spring with Dischord!