Welcome to my homepage! I am a composer of contemporary music currently doing a bachelor’s degree with Markus Hechtle and Wolfgang Rihm at the University of Music Karlsruhe, Germany. However,  my further interests regarding creativity will also be part of this website, so:

Come in and find out!


Unter the heading  ›Works‹  you’ll find a listing of all my pieces for various instrumentations such as solo pieces or chamber/ensemble music. A selection of the corresponding score extracts and sound examples can be found in the categories called ›solo‹ and ›chamber music & ensemble‹ .


»Marc David Ferrum’s compositions inspire me to get up in the mornings. Mainly because they echo through our flat at 7am.« [Rebekka D. – flatmate]

»Wherever you meet him, you’ll recognize him by his gold or silver sparkling sneakers.«  [Elisa Beck, music journalist]


You can listen to my works on the following dates:

2019-12-10  |  11am   premiere music theatre »GLASHAUS« :

Hochschule für Musik Karlsruhe (University of Music)  |  MUTprobe 1
further performances:  12-12  11am  |  12-14  11am  |  12-17  7:30pm  |  12-19  7:30pm
Dernière:  12-20  7:30pm

For anyone from 12-99 years
Duration: approx. 45′

students of HfM Karlsruhe

Tickets can be purchased on  reservix.de

2020-06-23  |  new work for clarinet solo
Konzerthaus Berlin  |  Werner-Otto-Saal 

clarinet:  Magdalena Faust
commissioned by  Freunde Junger Musiker Berlin