Starr Parodi

Oral History Information

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Musician, Composer, Arranger

Starr Parodi, has actively made beautiful music for the masses in all sorts of venues. As a pianist, synthesist, composer, producer, arranger, and conductor Starr has worked on a bevy of projects with headliners including Carole King, Stevie Wonder, Seal, Mariah Carey, Ray Charles, Whitney Houston, and Carlos Santana. Starr was a prominent member of the house band for The Arsenio Hall Show from 1989 to ’94 and, with a few members of her ensemble, the only female performers in Keyboard magazine’s 20th-anniversary concert in January ’95.