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For more than 40 years Dirk Brossé has worked all over the world as a highly respected and award winning composer and conductor. He is currently Music Director of the Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia and the Ghent Film Festival. John Williams chose him as Principal Conductor for the Star Wars in Concert World Tour. He is professor of composition and conducting at the School of Arts / Royal Conservatory of Music in Ghent (B).

Dirk Brossé has composed over 400 works including concerti, oratorios, lieder, chamber music and symphonic works. He has also composed extensively for stage, cinema and television. His score for the BBC/HBO series Parade’s End was nominated for an Emmy Award. He has made more than 100 CD recordings and has collaborated with world-class artists such as John Williams, Hans Zimmer, Jessye Norman, Gabriel Garcia Marquez, Herman Van Rompuy, John Malkovich, Stijn Coninx, Frank Van Laecke and many, many more.

Release ‘The Pulse of Joy’

Award winning composer Dirk Brossé releases new CD ‘The Pulse of Joy’.With the end of year celebrations almost upon us, composer Dirk Brossé is releasing a brandnew CD, recorded with the Brussels Philharmonic. Title track ‘The Pulse of Joy’ is an ode to life, a beacon of light in these dark and difficult times. Its infectious heartbeat is a perfect fusion of classical and modern music. It pulsates with positive energy and revives the soul. ‘In Memoriam Avicii’ has already been streamed more than 10,000 times. For this symphonic tribute to Swedish DJ Avicii, Brossé has opted for serenity and the intimacy of a small symphonic line-up. Other highlights on the record are DNA in Music, In Memoriam Shostakovich, The Secret of the Mystic Lamb, Keep Moving and In Motu.