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


JANUARY 8

North Carolina Symphony


Jamm on Toast from Bermel's concerto Voices
Andrew Lowy, clarinet, Edwin Outwater, conductor
Meymandi Concert Hall, Raleigh, NC


FEBRUARY 14

River Oaks Chamber Orchestra


Murmuration - Bermel world premiere commission
St. John the Divine, Houston, TX


MARCH 22

Chamber Music Society of Louisville


Bermel performs works by Harbison, Musto, and Jalbert with Music from Copland House
Comstock Hall, University of Louisville, KY 


APRIL 2

Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center


Bermel's Death with Interruptions - NY premiere
James Ehnes, violin; Nicholas Canellakis, cello; Gilles Vonsattel, piano
Kaplan Penthouse, Lincoln Center, New York, NY


MAY 16

Albany Symphony Orchestra


Bermel's Migration Series
Juilliard Jazz Orchestra, James Burton III, director
Albany Symphony, David Alan Miller, conductor
EMPAC, Tony, NY


MAY 28

New Century Chamber Orchestra 


Murmuration - Bermel world premiere commission
Berkeley/Palo Alto/San Francisco/San Rafael, CA
 



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