Loren Mach

  • Teacher of Special Programs, Percussion

  • Phone: (303) 748-4309
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Loren Mach is passionate about the arts as they relate to our 21st century world and all who inhabit it. A graduate of the Oberlin and Cincinnati Conservatories of Music, he has premiered countless solo, chamber, and orchestral works.

Mach is a member of ADORNO, ECO Ensemble, the San Francisco Chamber Orchestra, Worn Chamber Ensemble, and co-founder of Rootstock Percussion. He often performs with the San Francisco Symphony, many of the areas regional symphony and opera orchestras, or in the orchestral pit of hit Broadway shows like Wicked. But Mach prefers making new music in more intimate settings with groups like San Francisco Contemporary Music Players, Left Coast Chamber Ensemble, Empyrean Ensemble, Earplay, and sfSound Group.

In recent summers he has performed at the Cabrillo Festival of Contemporary Music and was guest artist with Dawn Upshaw and eighth blackbird at the Ojai Music Festival. Mach’s other passions include our fundamental relationship to food as a form of communion with others and our interconnectedness with the natural world around us.