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DANIEL BERMAN

Pianist-Organist

 

EDUCATION:

1979-1984       Hochschule für Musik und Theater, Hannover, Germany

Professional Concert Diploma in piano (DMA equivalent), January, 1984

Goethe Institute, Blaubeuren, Germany (Language studies)

Fulbright DAAD scholarship for study in Germany (1979-1980)

1974-1979       Manhattan School of Music, New York, B.M., M.M.,

NY State Teacher Certification, Harold Bauer Award

1984-1986       Hofstra University, Hempstead, New York, B.A. 1986

Piano studies with Robert Goldsand (MSM), Bernhard Ebert (Germany), Earl Wild

Organ studies with Norman Hollet, Church of the Incarnation, Garden City

 

TEACHING EXPERIENCE:

Presently private teacher of piano.

1980-1983       Instructor of piano, University of Hildesheim, Germany

Piano, piano literature, group piano.

1995-2007       Artist-in-Residence, Hicksville School District

 

MUSIC EXPERIENCE:

1979-present   Engagements as pianist in Europe, US, recitals and orchestral appearances

2013-present   Music Director and Organist, First Presbyterian Church, Oceanside, NY

2005-present   Organist, Central Synagogue, Rockville Centre, NY

2001-present   Substitute organist at various churches and temples

1997-2001       Music Director and Organist, St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church, Astoria

1997-2005       Organist, Temple Avodah, Oceanside, NY

1985-1997       Organist, Temple Emanuel, Long Beach, NY

1987-1997       Organist, United Church, Rockville Centre, NY

1988-1995       Accompanist, United Choral Society, Queens Oratorio Society

1974-1979       Organist, Temple Beth Am, Merrick, NY

Member of American Guild of Organists, Nassau Chapter, NY

 

RECORDINGS:

1984                LP Recording for Teldec, Germany “Virtuoso Piano Transcriptions”

1979-85           Radio recordings for Radio Bremen, North German Radio Hannover

1989-2012       CD Recordings for Danacord Records, Denmark