2016│Zeh Hayom (This is the Day)

 Bruce ChalmerBruce Chalmer’s compositions include liturgical and other Jewish-themed works for choir and instrumental ensembles.  His major works include Berakhot: A Midrash Cantata, recorded in 2005 by the Fyre and Lightning Consort, and his composition Come Inside: A Midrash on Genesis 18:1. He has directed the Temple Sinai choir in South Burlington, the Beth Jacob Synagogue choir in Montpelier, and the Jewish Community Choir of Burlington, all in Vermont.  He works as a psychologist in South Burlington.  He is the father of 2010 Festival honoree Seth Chalmer.