David Alan Broome

Friday, February 27th, 2015 - 11:51 am


A versatile and imaginative pianist/composer, David Broome has a playful taste for all genres of music.  As a creator of original works, David produces musical worlds that investigate sound and the act of performing with humor and wide-eyed curiosity.  As a widely sought after interpreter of new music, David is dedicated to presenting music that is quirky and original.  He takes pleasure in finding familiar moments within the unfamiliar.  Like seeing faces in clouds, he accords relationships to the abstract that are unintended and cogent.

David’s compositions have been presented by the MATA Festival, Ensemble Adapter, Qubit, the Boulder Fringe Festival, HI-Fi New Music, Red Light New Music, and the 92nd St. Y’s Fridays @ Noon.  He has also received support from the Argosy Foundation, the Yvar Mikhashoff Trust for New Music, NYSCA, the A. Lindsay and Olive B. O’Conner Foundation, and Meet the Composer.  He has participated in artist residencies at the Banff Center, the Seedlot Project, and the Rensing Center.  David holds a Master’s of Music from the Manhattan School of Music and a Bachelor’s of Music from Towson University where he studied with pianists – Phillip Kawin, Anthony de Mare and Reynaldo Reyes.