OFTEN witty, always colourful, pulsing with earthy rhythms, David Bruce's music has a directness rarely heard in contemporary music, but also contains an emotional core of striking intimacy and sensitivity. ..read more...

Julian Bliss/Carducci Quartet Gumboots CD released
Five-star reviews for Nothing
'Nothing' premiered at Glyndebourne in February to huge critical acclaim.
PREMIERE: The Consolation of Rain
Camerata Pacifica premiere a new 20 minute piece for oboe, cello, harp and percussion
Yo-Yo Ma & Silk Road Film Trailer
The Music of Strangers, a new film about Yo-Yo Ma's unique ensemble features Bruce's specially composed work 'Cut the Rug'
Philip's approval
Philip Pullman tweeted that 'The Firework-Maker's Daughter' was "one of the best treatments a story of mine has ever received. Loved it!"
Violin Concerto Premiere with Gil Shaham
'Frafile Light', a new violin concerto was premiered by Gil Shaham and the San Diego Symphony

Forthcoming Events

May 20 2016
Music in May, Santa Cruz
Bridget Kibbey
May 24/31 2016
(World Premiere)
National Sawdust, NYC
Jennifer Koh - NY Phil Biennial
Jul 17 2016
Schubertiade, Hohenems, Austria
Avi Avital, Kuss Quartet

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