January 11th, 2020
MINNEAPOLIS, MINNESOTA - Kimberly's popular work, Dirty Jeans, for viola and piano, will be featured as part of an evening of words and music, the Outpost Concert Series, at the Hook and Ladder Theatre and Lounge in Minneapolis. The work will be performed by violist, Sam Bergman and pianist, Susan Billmeyer.
DENVER, COLORADO - As part of an evening of new works for viola and Wagnerian soprano, Kimberly will be premiering her work, Prometeo, based on a poem by Mauricio Herrera. The work was commissioned for this project by violist Conrad Sclar, and will featuring soprano Erin Hodgson.
PITTSBURG, KANSAS - Kimberly will be premiering a new TRUMPET CONCERTO in collaboration with trumpeter Will Koehler and the Pittsburg State University Wind Ensemble! The multi-movement work is inspired by legendary creatures from the Americas.
Composer and Interdisciplinary Arts Collaborator
Photo Credit: Amy Osajima
"The orchestration is perfect."
-Samuel Adler, of Thump
Commissioned by Trio Kavanáh to accompany Horizons showcase (Ian Davenport) - October 2018
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Commissioned by the Dallas Chamber Symphony, premiered with original text
- March 2019
enormous creative energy positively electrifies everyone."
-Dr. David Kote, of Macbeth
"I was moved to tears by her music."
-Christopher Wynn (Dallas Morning News), of Rocky Summer
As a composer, I have always been fascinated by the process of collaboration - of working intimately with artists from the initial spark of inspiration to the final moments of its presentation. The world could always use more great art. Let's make it together.
From a larger work-in-progress,
Sketches from Yellowood - August 2017
"[Osberg's work is] an endless array of brilliant mosaics, little tiny pieces that are extremely intricate."
-Dr. Timothy Weiss, of All Aflutter