Matthew DePasquale - Conducting Apprentice

Matthew DePasquale, BCCO Conducting Apprentice

Originally from New Jersey, Matthew DePasquale has been an active member of the Bay Area music scene since 2008, while enrolled in the master’s degree program at the San Francisco Conservatory of Music. He has had the opportunity to perform with several Bay Area ensembles, including The Santa Cruz Symphony, The Oakland Ballet, The Berkeley Community Chorus, Merced Symphony, Symphony Napa Valley, The Magik*Magik Orchestra, and the San Francisco Choral Society.

Matthew has also performed with several rock and indie artists, including Sting, Chicago, Third Eye Blind, Chris Botti, Evanescence, Mason Bates’s Mercury Soul, The Walkmen, John Vanderslice, Geographer, and The Dodos.

In addition to his position as BCCO's Conducting Apprentice, Matthew is also Assistant Conductor of the Merced Symphony and Principal Conductor of Sven and the Masterful Majestic Orchestra, and the Joy Luck Chamber Orchestra.