Ana Ruth Bermudez

Ana Ruth Bermudez

 Miami, Florida, USA
BandClassical

'My fingers try to follow my voice, my voice tries to follow my heart' "Her eyes are closed. Her lips are moving as in prayer. Ana Ruth Bermudez is playing the cello. Nothing else exists for her..."

Biography

A sought-after soloist, recitalist and pedagogue, holds a B.M. in Cello Performance from the “Amadeo Roldan” Conservatory of Music, and “Superior Instituto of Art” in Havana; as well as studies in the Tchaikovsky Conservatory of Moscow. Since October 2000 she resides in the United States of America. Her solo and chamber music appearances have led her to play in Cuba, Russia, Spain, Venezuela, Brazil, Mexico, England, and USA, where she premiered a solo cello piece written specifically for her at the Miami International Composers Festival. She has recorded for television, theater, radio and film in Cuba, Spain, Venezuela, and USA. She has also played with the International Chamber Orchestra of Moscow and the Havana Chamber Orchestra, becoming the artistic director in 1991.
A committed teacher, she taught at Havana’s National School of Music and Higher Institute of Art, as well as the “Simon Bolivar” Conservatory of Music and University Institute of Musical Studies in Caracas, Venezuela. Currently, she teaches at the Wisconsin Conservatory of Music as well as in Latino Art, string program. She is also member of the Skylight Opera Teather.

Discography

Recording first two CDs
Cello Solo
Cello and Guitar