It’s hard to know what to be more dazzled by in the music of composer Derek Bermel - the range of stylistic voices he cultivates or the profusion of ingenuity, beauty and wit he brings to everything he touches.
— San Francisco Chronicle

LATEST NEWS

JULY 14-16

Seattle Chamber Music Society 

Death with Interruptions (piano trio) - World Premiere

James Ehnes, violin; Bion Tsang, cello; Anna Polonsky, piano

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SCMS concert, Derek Bermel guest performer.


AUGUST 2

Charles E. Gamper Festival of Contemporary Music

Death with Interruptions

Jane Sung, violin; Nicholas Canellakis, cello; Hsin-I Huang, piano

Brunswick, ME


SEPTEMBER 11-14

New Century Chamber Orchestra

Derek Bermel - Featured Composer and Performer

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Berkeley: First Congregational Church

12

Palo Alto: First United Methodist Church

13

San Francisco: San Francisco Conservatory of Music

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San Rafael: Osher Marin Jewish Community Center


SEPTEMBER 12

Old First Concerts   

Turning

Jeffrey LaDeur, piano

San Francisco, CA   


SEPTEMBER 27

Oberlin Conservatory of Music

Slides, Oberlin Orchestra; Raphael Jimenez, conductor

Finney Chapel

Oberlin, OH


OCTOBER  15

Festival Miami

Mulatash Stomp

Pulse Chamber Music

Coral Gables, FL


OCTOBER 22-24

Indiana State University Contemporary Music Festival

Derek Bermel, Principal Guest Composer

Terre Haute, IN


NEW YORK, NY: 

Derek Bermel appointed Artistic Director of the American Composers Orchestra. Read more info HERE 

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New CD release, CANZONAS AMERICANAS

Derek Bermel's newest CD, featuring the stellar ensemble Alarm Will Sound, is now available on Cantaloupe Records