He/Him/His. A multidisciplinary composer, conductor, performer and educator, Seth Bedford creates musical experiences for orchestras, bands, chamber musicians and children. His work often explores themes of mutual understanding, internationality, and community. He holds a degree in music composition from the University of Texas where he studied with Kevin Puts. While there, he also studied piano, harp, cello and voice. He’s active as a harpist as well as violist.
He's a former member of the viola section of and composer for the Chelsea Symphony (NYC) and former board member and violist for the Queer Urban Orchestra (NYC). Currently, he's based in Houston, TX where he teaches middle and high school orchestra. Seth is also active as a visual artist and fiction writer, and he's a long-time member of ASCAP.