Music by Daniel Dorff

Selected Recent and Upcoming Performances
To have your performances listed here, please e-mail ddorff@danieldorff.com

MAY 2018

29
SONATA NO. 1 (Spirit of the Hudson) for Bass Flute and Piano
Commissioned and Australian premiere by Peter Sheridan, bass flute
Melbourne, Australia

 

APRIL 2018

7
SONATA NO. 1 (Spirit of the Hudson) for Bass Flute and Piano
Commissioned and premiere by Peter Sheridan, bass flute
International Low Flutes Festival, Reston VA

22
THREE FUN FABLES for Narrator and Mixed Octet
Ann Crumb narrator, Jayce Ogren conducting Orchestra 2001
Please Touch Museum, Philadelphia PA

28
BLAST OFF! for Narrator and Orchestra
Quad City Symphony Orchestra, Davenport IA

DECEMBER 2017

2
GOLDILOCKS AND THE THREE BEARS for Narrator and Orchestra
PACHELBEL'S CHRISTMAS A Merry Mélange for Orchestra
Sheldon Bair conducting the Susquehanna Symphony, Bel Air, MD

 

NOVEMBER 2017

7
SONATINE DE GIVERNY for Piccolo and Piano
Lois Bliss Herbine piccolo; California State University at Sacramento

18
SUMMER SOLSTICE for Clarinet and String Orchestra
Christopher Hill clarinet, Delta David Gier conducting the South Dakota Symphony

 

OCTOBER 2017

t.b.a.
BLAST OFF! for Narrator and Orchestra
Kansas City Symphony

 

AUGUST 2017

2
CAPE MAY BREEZES for Wind Quintet
Charmaine Bacon and Friends
St. James Summer Series, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada

10
DESERT DUSK for Alto Flute and Cello
Kimberly Reighley alto flute, Douglas McNames cello
National Flute Association annual convention, Minneapolis

11
SERENADE for Flute and Harp
Joan Sparks flute, Anne Sullivan harp - The Sparx Flute/Harp Duo
National Flute Association annual convention, Minneapolis

11
FOLK SONG SUITE for Two Flutes
Ruth Washington Mayhew & Cindy Anne Broz, flutes
National Flute Association annual convention, Minneapolis

13
SONATA (THREE LAKES) for Flute and Piano
Mvt. 1, "Lake Wallenpaupack," Wendy Williams flute, Mary Jo Gothmann piano
INVENTION AFTER BWV 1013 for 2 Flutes
Wendy Williams and Greg Milliren flutes

Minnesota Orchestra Flute Section showcase concert
National Flute Association annual convention, Minneapolis

JULY 2017

2
IT TAKES FOUR TO TANGO for Mixed Flute Quartet
Nicole Riner, Rachel Bergman, Amber Sturdevant, Blair Mothersbugh
Wyoming Summer Flute Intensive

8
BLAST OFF ! for Narrator and Orchestra
Colorado Music Festival

13
THREE ROMANCES for Flute and Clarinet
Kristen Wuest flute, Kevin Dayton clarinet
Whittemore Wildlife Sanctuary, Tewksbury NJ

13
THE THREE LITTLE PIGS for Narrator, Violin, and Piano
Green Lake Festival, Princeton WI

14
TWEETfor solo Piccolo
Diana Robles piccolo, Costa Rica

multiple dates
SERENADE TO EVE, AFTER RODIN for Flute and Guitar
Jenny Cline flute, Carlos Cuestas guitar
Bogota, Colombia

26
FIREWORKS for Flute Orchestra
Charmaine Bacon and Friends
Crescent Fort Rouge United Methodist Church, Winnipeg, MB Canada

28
SONATINE DE GIVERNY for Piccolo and Piano
Karin Ursin, Credo Flute Faculty, Elmhurst College, IL

JUNE 2017

2
MUSETTA STEPS OUT for Flute Quartet
The Philadelphia Flute Quartet

Calliope (music store), Ardmore, PA

5
SONATA (THREE LAKES) for Flute and Piano
Mvt. 1, "Lake Wallenpaupack," Christopher Wilkes
Trinity Laban Conservatoire, London, England

7
CONCERTO FOR CONTRABASSOON  
Hannah Rankin, contrabassoon
Royal Academy of Music, London, England

10
SONATA (THREE LAKES) for Flute and Piano
Mvt. 1, "Lake Wallenpaupack," Christopher Wilkes
Daniel Wang flute, Rich Sevilla, Parsippany NJ

21
TWEET for solo Piccolo
Alice Lenaghan, piccolo
Sacramento, CA

24  
SONATINA D'AMORE for Two Contrabassoons
Susan Nigro and Richard Bobo, contrabassoons
International Double Reed Society annual convention, Appleton WI

24
DESERT DUSK for Alto Flute and Cello
Kimberly Reighley alto flute, Douglas McNames cello
TWEET for solo Piccolo
Eileen Grycky, piccolo
MUSETTA STEPS OUT for Piccolo, C Flute, Alto Flute, and Bass Flute
Eileen Grycky, Ed Schultz, Kimberly Reighley, Lynne Cooksey
THROUGH A MISTY ARCH... for Flute Ensemble
student ensemble
Delaware FluteFest,
Music School of Delaware, Wilmington DE

24
FOLK SONG SUITE for Two Flutes
Ruth Washington Mayhew & Cindy Anne Broz flutes
Palomar Mountain Flute Retreat, Palomar Mountain CA

MAY 2017


ZOE & XENA A Romp in the Park for Piccolo and Bass Clarinet
Keith Hanlon piccolo, Daniel Dorff bass clarinet
FLASH! for Piccolo and Piano
Keith Hanlon piccolo,
Sun Jung Lee piano
DMA Recital, West Virginia University, Morgantown WV

14  
DESERT DUSK for Alto Flute and Cello
World premiere of commissioned work for Mélomanie ensemble
Kimberly Reighley alto flute, Douglas McNames cello
Wilmington, DE

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21
SONATA (THREE LAKES) for Flute and Piano
Patty Lazzara flute, Kristin Johnson Dabaghian piano
location t.b.a. (central NJ)

25
THREE LITTLE WALTZES for Flute and Clarinet
Jeff Pelletier flute, Julie Begg clarinet
Silk Purse Arts Center, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

26
IN A DEEP FUNK Dance Suite for Unaccompanied Contrabassoon
Stanley Kaye-Smith
Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama

APRIL 2017

1
FIREWORKS for Flute Orchestra
Flutes on the Brink conducted by Linda Crisafulli
Derwood, MD

1
IT TAKES FOUR TO TANGO for 3 Bb Clarinets and Bass Clarinet
DARK ROMANCE for 3 Bb Clarinets and Bass Clarinet
FAST WALK for 3 Bb Clarinets and Bass Clarinet
Christy Banks, Christopher Nichols, Soo Goh clarinets, Daniel Dorff bass clarinet
Millersville University Single Reed Symposium
Millersville, PA

2
GOLDILOCKS AND THE THREE BEARS for Narrator and Orchestra
Kimo Furumoto conducting the Rio Hondo Symphony, Whittier CA

2
CAPE MAY BREEZES for Wind Quintet
IUP Faculty Woodwind Quintet, Indiana University of Pennsylvania, Indiana PA
Therese Wacker flute, Stephanie Caulder oboe, Rosemary Engelstad clarinet, Heidi Lucas horn, Jason Worzbyt bassoon

3
THREE LITTLE WALTZES for Flute and Clarinet
Tammy Evans Yonce flute, Michael Walsh clarinet
South Dakota State University, Brookings SD faculty recital

9
THREE LITTLE WALTZES for Flute and Clarinet
Jeff Pelletier flute, Julie Begg clarinet
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

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20
SONATA (THREE LAKES) for Flute and Piano
Pamela Fisher flute, Joseph Defazio piano
Bartlett Chapel United Methodist Church, Avon, IN

22
FIREWORKS for Flute Orchestra
Phyllis Louke conducting the Rose City Flute Choir, Beaverton OR

30
THE THREE LITTLE PIGS for Narrator, Violin, and Cello
The Royal Concertgeouw Orchestra, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Keiko Iwata violin, Benedikt Enzler cello

MARCH 2017

3
SONATA (THREE LAKES) for Flute and Piano
Donna Hryniewicki flute, Ivan Konev piano
Anoka-Ramsey Community College
Cambridge, MN

5
BLAST OFF! for Narrator and Orchestra
Rossen Milanov conducting the Columbus (OH) Symphony

5
CAPE MAY BREEZES for Wind Quintet
East Winds
Lehigh University, PA

5
FLASH! for Piccolo and Band
Elizabeth Robinson piccolo
Kansas State University wind ensemble, Manhattan KS

7, 8, 9 (five performances)
BLAST OFF! for Narrator and Orchestra
Dwayne Corbin conducting the North State Symphony
venues in Chico, Red Bluff, and Redding, CA

11
THE THREE LITTLE PIGS for Narrator, Violin, and Cello
Nikolasa Tejero narrator, Wendy Case violin, Heather Anderson cello
Chattanooga, TN

12
THE TORTOISE AND THE HARE for Narrator and Orchestra
Lima (OH) Symphony

12
MUSETTA STEPS OUT for Flute Quartet
The Philadelphia Flute Quartet

Blue Bell, PA

18
BLAST OFF! for Narrator and Orchestra
Phoenix Symphony, Carl Topilow conductor

18
BILLY AND THE CARNIVAL: A CHILDREN'S GUIDE TO THE INSTRUMENTS for Narrator and Orchestra
New Sussex (NJ) Symphony, Karen Pinoci conductor, Mark Hontz narrator

18
SONATA (THREE LAKES) for Flute and Piano
Alison Fierst flute, Vahan Sargsyan piano
Winners Recital, Young Artist Competition
Flute Society of Greater Philadelphia Flute Fair, West Chester PA

18
THE YEAR OF THE RABBIT for Flute Quartet
Lyra Ensemble

Flute Society of Greater Philadelphia Flute Fair, West Chester PA

22
SONATINE DE GIVERNY for Piccolo and Piano
Mariaceli Navarro Salerno piccolo, Juan Pablo Garcia
Guadalajara, Mexico

23
SONATA (THREE LAKES) for Flute and Piano
Alison Fierst flute, Vahan Sargsyan piano
Carnegie-Mellon University, Pittsburgh PA

25
NOCTURNE CAPRICE for solo Flute
Mimi Stillman flute, guest artist recital
SONATA (THREE LAKES) for Flute and Piano
Mvt. 1, "Lake Wallenpaupack," Wendy Williams flute, (t.b.a.) piano
Minnesota Flute Fair, Upper Midwest Flute Association
Minneapolis, MN

27
SONATA (THREE LAKES) for Flute and Piano
Patricia Surman flute
University of Texas - Arlington

28, 29 (two performances each day)
BLAST OFF! for Narrator and Orchestra
Rossen Milanov conducting the Orquesta Sinfonica de Asturias, Spain
Pachi Poncela narrator

FEBRUARY 2017

4, 5 (two performances each day)
TREES (AFTER THE POEM BY JOYCE KILMER) for solo Flute with Narration
TWO CATS for Flute and Clarinet
Jeffrey Barker flute, Eric Jacobs clarinet
Seattle Symphony family concerts

9
CAPE MAY BREEZES for Wind Quintet
Colorado Symphony community chamber music concert
Denver, CO

11
ZOE & XENA A Romp in the Park for Piccolo and Bass Clarinet
Melissa Rowl piccolo, [?] bass clarinet
Texas Christian University, Ft. Worth TX

12
FOLK SONG SUITE for Two Flutes
world premiere
Ruth Washington Mayhew & Cindy Anne Broz
The Merc Theater, Temecula, CA
MUSETTA STEPS OUT for Mixed Flute Quartet
world premiere
Flûtes de Salon: Cathy Blickenstaff piccolo, Cindy Anne Broz flute, Tracy Goodwin alto flute, Ruth Mayhew Washington bass flute
The Merc Theater, Temecula, CA

16
SONATA (THREE LAKES) for Flute and Piano
Patricia Surman flute, Miroslava Ivanova Panayotova piano
University of Arkansas

18
SONATINE DE GIVERNY for Piccolo and Piano
Yuki Fujiwara piccolo, Asuka Muraoka piano
Nagoya Japan

18
SERENADE for Flute and Harp
Joan Sparks flute, Anne Sullivan harp - The Sparx Flute/Harp Duo
Mid-Atlantic Flute Convention, Reston, VA

19
THE YEAR OF THE RABBIT for Flute Quartet
Amara Guitry, Susan Zoller, Cris Dohler, Keith Hanlon
Mid-Atlantic Flute Convention, Reston, VA
FIREWORKS for Flute Orchestra
Flutes on the Brink, conducted by Linda Crisafulli
Mid-Atlantic Flute Convention, Reston, VA

25
CAPE MAY BREEZES for Wind Quintet
Quintsylvania Winds
THE YEAR OF THE RABBIT for Flute Quartet
Lyra Ensemble

Flute Society of Greater Philadelphia recital, Glenside, PA

JANUARY 2017

15
SONATA (THREE LAKES) for Flute and Piano
Mvt. 1, Lake Wallenpaupack
Corinna Muller flute, Ron Stabinger piano
Wilkes University, Wilkes-Barre PA

21
THREE DANCE ETUDES for Marimba Duo or Ensemble
Augustana College Percussion Ensemble, Mvt. 1
Rock Island, IL

27
THREE ROMANCES for Flute and Clarinet
Jeffrey Beyer flute, Amy Beyer Rosas clarinet
Florida Flute Association flute convention, Orlando FL

28
THREE ROMANCES for Flute and Clarinet
Mvt. 2, Sophia Wiencke flute, Lea Schmidt clarinet
"Jugend musizert 2017," Stadtische Musikschule, Hamm

29
THREE FUN FABLES for Narrator and Orchestra
Victoria Symphony conducted by Giuseppe Pietraroia, Really Inventive Stuff narrators
Victoria, BC Canada

29
SERENADE for Flute and Harp
Joan Sparks flute, Anne Sullivan harp - The Sparx Flute/Harp Duo
partial performance at Clearfield Salon, Philadelphia

last updated 7/18/17
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