TPFF Music Program Director: Darryl Hoffman
Our Music Program Director embodies the TPFF Mission as he creates programs that are innovative, experimental and interactive. He is an experienced sound designer and composer.
“This year makes 7 years since I’ve been composing professionally for concert dance and short dance films. It’s been both exciting and challenging for me along the way. This is a path that I’ve never imagined I’d go down but that’s what happens when you have a calling.” - Darryl Hoffman
Compositions By Darryl J. Hoffman
Kansas City Ballet for choreographer Stephanie Martinez in collaboration with cellist Desiree Miller (2016)
Danceworks Chicago with choreography by Owen Scarlet (2016),
Visceral Dance Chicago's "Synapse", choreographed by Nick Pupillo (2017)
Minnesota Dance Theatre, choreographer, Darwin Black (2017),
Three Philadanco works choreographed by Anthony Burrell & Christopher Huggins (2018-2019)
“Title lX” (2018) & “Victoria” (2019) choreographed by Ebony Williams - which premiered at Jacob’s Pillow
Works for Hubbard Street Dance Chicago & Ballet X choreographed by Rena Butler (2018-2020).
Paramar Dance Theatre’s Premier work entitled “Kiss”, choreographed by Stephanie Martinez - which was also performed by The Baltimore School Of The Arts (2020)
Thang Dao’s “Run(A)Way” - a Dance film for Kennesaw State University Dance company. This film won best original score at the “Frost Bite International Online Film Festival”.
Musical director for Regional Dance America’s National Choreography Summer Intensive (2020).
The Gibney Dance company, Whim W’him Seattle Dance Company & The Juilliard School, all choreographed by dance powerhouse Rena Butler. (2021)
3Arts Chicago recipient of the 2021 “Make A Wave” award.
Charlotte Ballet work entitled “Subliminal Tsunami”, choreographed by Rena Butler. (2022)
American Ballet Theatre Studio Company work entitled “Late Registration”, choreographed by Rena Butler. (2022)
The Gibney Dance Company work entitled “Re | Build |
Construct”, choreographed by Rena Butler. (2022)
Groundworks Dance Theatre work choreographed by Rena Butler. (2022)