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Jherek Bischoff


At the National: The Ocean at the End of the Lane.

Other productions include: Eureka Day at the Old Vic; Andersen’s Stories for Theater BaselThe Sandman for Düsseldorfer Schauspielhau; and Johnny Breitwieser for Schauspielhaus Wien.

Symphonies include: Jump!Star

Ballets include: Wash of Gray for Pacific Northwest Ballet

His work has been performed by orchestras and ensembles including The National Symphony Orchestra, BBC Symphony Orchestra, The San Francisco Symphony, Stargaze, yMusic, and he has collaborated with William Shatner, David Byrne, Robert Wilson, Regina Spektor and Angel Olsen amongst others. His compositions include work for Kronos Quartet, Lincoln Center, St Ann’s Warehouse and the Royal Conservatory.


Organ Trail and Blunt Talk.

The Devil Makes ThreeThe Beauty of Decay, The Grave of St Oran, A Futile and Stupid Gesture


Releases include the original soundtrack for The Ocean at the End of the LaneCisternComposedChestnuts Roasting on an Open Fire Walk with Me and Strung Out in Heaven: A Bowie String Quartet Tribute (co-release with Amanda Palmer).


(Updated October 2022)