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

SEPTEMBER 26

University of Michigan 

Ides March,  Symphony Band; Michael Haithcock, conductor

Hill Auditorum

Ann Arbor, MI


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


OCTOBER 29

Macalester College - Music from Copland House

Concert: "Latin American Sketches" 

Saint Paul, MN


NOVEMBER 5

Seattle Town Hall - Now Ensemble

Twin Trio

Seattle Town Hall

Seattle, WA


NOVEMBER 14

Lontano Ensemble -  London Festival of American Music

Tied Shifts

St. James Theatre

London, UK


NOVEMBER 16

Collage New Music - Calyx Trio

Death with Interruptions 

Longy School of Music

Cambridge, MA


NOVEMBER 18

Cardiff University - Lontano Ensemble

Tied Shifts

Cardiff University

Cardiff, Wales, UK


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