Lendell Black is a composer/musician, specializing in writing for Film, Television, and Digital Media. As a composer for Harpo Productions and Studio 51 Music, Lendell has had hundreds of cuts on network television, including The Oprah Winfrey Show, The Dr. Oz Show, and others.

Feature Films
• "LeftRight" (2008) distributed by Vanguard Cinema
• "Saddle Up With Dick Wrangler & Injun Joe" (2009)
• "Streets" (2011), premiered on BET in the Spring of 2012
• "The Identity Theft of Mitch Mustain," (Released, Summer, 2013).

In addition, Lendell has scored three short (under 35-minute) films:
• "Carlisle's Secret", (2012)
• "Character Tales" (2011)
• "Benches" (in post-production, to be released Fall, 2013)

Lendell is an active arranger and orchestrator in Nashville, TN, and also serves on the faculty of Oklahoma City University as Associate Professor of Composition.

News

June 1, 2013
Playing with the Rhett Walker Band tonight, for the K-Love Fan Awards Show. First time to play at the historic Ryman Auditorium, in Nashville.

May 26, 2013
Was very honored to write two, last-minute arrangements for the tornado victim Memorial Service being held in Moore, OK, today.

May 18, 2013
Busy Day! Orchestra Recording Session at Ocean Way Studios, Nasvhille, from 10 a.m.- 1 p.m., then driving to Little Rock for the Premiere of "The Identity "Theft Of Mitch Mustain," original music by Lendell Black.

March 27, 2013
Starting a wonderful recording project with Lisa Reagan Love! 10 songs arranged for full orchestra and recorded at Oceanway Studios, Nashville.

February 14, 2013
Playing two shows with Georgette Jones at Three Rivers Casino, in Oregon!

October 23, 2012
I was honored to arrange "This Is The Moment," from Jekyll & Hyde, for the Devon Energy Tower grand opening, in OKC. Orchestrated for soloists, choir, and full orchestra!

April 12, 2012
Taking "Composing for Film & TV," a new online course from Berklee.  Gonna be a busy, but fun 12 weeks!

April 8, 2012
I'm looking forward to playing for the Easter services at Fellowship Bible Church of Little Rock, this weekend.

March 30, 2012
Wow, this was a fun course to take.  (Composing for Film & TV).  Never get too old to learn new stuff.

March 23, 2012
Playing the casino circuit with David Frizzell this weekend.  He still puts on a great show, lots of fun to play with David and the rest of the band!