About the Artist:
A native of Israel now living in the United States, Dorman draws on a variety of cultural and historical influences in composing music in orchestral, chamber, and solo settings. His first opera, Wahnfried, premiered in 2017 at the Badisches Staatstheater Karlsruhe. His mandolin concerto was performed by the Atlanta Symphony (2016) and the Israel Philharmonic, Sydney Symphony, Winnipeg Symphony, and the Orchestra del Maggio Musicale Fiorentino (2017). Dorman is the current music director of CityMusic Cleveland Chamber Orchestra. He holds a doctorate in composition from the Juilliard School and serves as Associate Professor of Music Theory and Composition at the Sunderman Conservatory of Music at Gettysburg College.