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Leon Pendarvis

Leon Pendarvis is known for his work on Saturday Night Live (1975), Pretty in Pink (1986) and Saturday Night Live: 40th Anniversary Special (2015). See full bio »

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Known For

Saturday Night Live
Saturday Night Live Music Department
Pretty in Pink
Pretty in Pink Music Department
Saturday Night Live 25
Saturday Night Live 25 Music Department


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  Saturday Night Live (TV Series) (conductor - 210 episodes, 1981 - 2016) (musical director - 135 episodes, 1999 - 2016) (musician - 3 episodes, 1983 - 1992)
- Lin-Manuel Miranda/Twenty One Pilots (2016) ... (conductor: The Live Band) / (musical director)
- Margot Robbie/The Weeknd (2016) ... (conductor: The Live Band) / (musical director)
- Fred Armisen/Courtney Barnett (2016) ... (conductor: The Live Band) / (musical director)
- Drake (2016) ... (conductor: The Live Band) / (musical director)
- Brie Larson/Alicia Keys (2016) ... (conductor: The Live Band) / (musical director)
 2016 Goodnight, Sweet Prince (TV Special) (conductor: The Live Band) / (musical director)
 2015 Saturday Night Live: 40th Anniversary Special (TV Special) (conductor: The Live Band) / (musical director)
 2014 SNL Sports Spectacular (TV Movie) (musical director)
 2014 Saturday Night Live: Best of This Season (TV Special) (conductor: The Live Band) / (musical director)
 2013 Saturday Night Live: Halloween (TV Special) (musical director)
 2006 Saturday Night Live: The Best of Saturday TV Funhouse (TV Special) (musical director)
 2003 Saturday Night Live Weekend Update Halftime Special (TV Special) (conductor) / (musical director)
 1999 Saturday Night Live 25 (TV Special documentary) (conductor: The Live Band)
 1986 Pretty in Pink (orchestrator - as L. Leon Pendarvis)
 1975 The Tiny Tree (TV Short) (music arranger: theme song) / (music producer: theme song)
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Active on Broadway in the following productions: See more »

Alternate Names:

L. Leon Pendarvis | Leroy Leon Pendarvis

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