Anthony de Mare
Anthony de Mare is one of the world’s foremost champions of contemporary music, and his provocative, engaging programs have inspired the creation of dozens of new works by some of today’s most distinguished artists.
De Mare’s performances span five continents, allowing him to develop a growing fan base that extends far beyond the traditional contemporary music audience. He has nearly twenty recordings in his discography. His newest recording, SPEAK! ~ The Speaking-Singing Pianist is the first disc devoted completely to the genre he created more than twenty years ago. It was released in 2010 on the Innova label.
Currently professor of piano at Manhattan School of Music and New York University, de Mare’s commitment to education is evidenced by his residency work at universities across North America. He has inspired a whole new generation of pianists and contemporary music advocates, encouraging them to initiate creative strategies as innovative entrepreneurs.
de Mare will conduct a Master Class on Monday, April 30 at 9:30 AM at the Dalton Center Recital Hall on the campus of Western Michigan University.