Music by Daniel Dorff

Selected Recent and Upcoming Performances
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May 5, 2019
WORKS T.B.A.
All-Dorff concert and masterclass, New Music Delaware
University of Delaware, Newark DE


November 13, 2018
THREE FUN FABLES for Narrator and Orchestra
Milwaukee Symphony, Jim LaBelle narrator, Yaniv Dinur conductor


October 31 , 2018
BLAST OFF! for Narrator and Orchestra
Maple City Community Orchestra, Goshen IN, Brian Mast conductor

October (25-28 tba), 2018
TWO CATS for Flute and Clarinet
The Greyline Duo (Alexandra Rodriguez flute, David Cook clarinet)
American Single Reed Symposium, Truman State Univ., Kirksville MO

October 23, 2018
MUSETTA STEPS OUT for Mixed Flute Quartet
PANdemonium 4 (Lindsey Goodman, Kimberlee Goodman, Lisa Jelle, Alison Brown Sincoff)
Ohio Wesleyan University, Delaware OH

October 21, 2018
SONATA (SPIRIT OF THE HUDSON) for Bass Flute and Piano
Wendy Stern flute, pianist t.b.a.
THE YEAR OF THE RABBIT for 3 Flutes and Alto Flute
Lyra Ensemble (Kristin Bacchiocchi-Stewart, Ellen Fisher-Deerberg, Anna Meyer, Elivi Varga)

NJ Flute Society annual flute fair
William Paterson University, Wayne NJ

October 7, 2018
MUSETTA STEPS OUT for Mixed Flute Quartet
PANdemonium 4 (Lindsey Goodman, Kimberlee Goodman, Lisa Jelle, Alison Brown Sincoff)
Ohio University, Athens OH

October 7, 2018
MUSETTA STEPS OUT for Mixed Flute Quartet
PANdemonium 4 (Lindsey Goodman, Kimberlee Goodman, Lisa Jelle, Alison Brown Sincoff)
Ohio University, Athens OH

October 4, 2018
HOT SPOTS for English Horn and Bb Clarinet
World premiere of commissioned work
Henry Grabb and Karen Dannessa (Duo Del Sol)
Steinway Hall, New York, NY


September 27, 2018
FLOWERS OF ST. FRANCIS Five Scenes for solo Bass Clarinet
Tim Haas, faculty recital, Grand Canyon University
Phoenix, AZ

September 14, 2018
SONATA (THREE LAKES) for Flute and Piano
Angela Jones-Reus flute, Cara Chowning piano
XV International Flutist Festival
Sao Paulo, Brazil

September 6, 2018
SNOW ANGEL for Flute and Piano
Ruth Washington Mayhew flute, Kevin Chance piano
University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa


August 14 , 2018
CAPE MAY BREEZES for Wind Quintet
Pure Winds, Michigan State University, Lansing MI

August 12, 2018
FIREWORKS for Flute Orchestra
High School Honors Flute Choir, conducted by George Pope
National Flute Association annual convention, Orlando FL

August 11, 2018
CONCERTINO for Flute and Orchestra
world premiere: Jasmine Choi flute, Christopher Confessore conducting the Celebration Symphony
National Flute Association annual convention, Orlando FL

August 10, 2018
FOR ELISE for Flute and Piano
world premiere: Cindy Anne Broz flute, Katie Leung piano
National Flute Association annual convention, Orlando FL

August 9, 2018
SNOW ANGEL for Flute and Piano
Cindy Anne Broz flute, Dianne Frazer piano
National Flute Association annual convention, Orlando FL

August 9, 2018
TAKE THE ORCHESTRA OUT TO THE BALLGAME for Narrator and Orchestra
Symphonicity, conducted by Daniel W. Boothe
Virginia Beach, VA


July 27, 2018
SERENADE for Flute and Harp
Lisa Nelsen flute, Eleanor Turner harp, Mvts. 1, 2, 5
Northamptonshire, England
July 25, 2018
SNOW ANGEL for Flute and Piano
world premiere: Ray-Michael Kauffman flute, Betsy Buzzelli-Clarke piano
Pocono Flute Society, East Stroudsburg PA
July 20, 2018
THE YEAR OF THE RABBIT for 3 C Flutes and Alto Flute
JaDe flute quartet
Klosterkirche Frauenaurach, Erlangen, Bavaria, Germany

July 12, 2018
SONATA NO. 1 (Spirit of the Hudson) for Bass Flute and Piano
Peter Sheridan, bass flute
Melbourne Recital Centre, Australia


June 21, 2018
THREE ROMANCES for Flute and Clarinet

Maryland Wind Festival, Hagerstown MD
Matthew Angelo & Jeffrey Boehmer
June 13, 2018
IN A DEEP FUNK Dance Set for Unaccompanied Contrabassoon
Lewis Lipnick contrabassoon, Kennedy Center, Washington DC
June 11, 2018
SONATA (THREE LAKES) for Flute and Piano

Patricia Surman flute, Chris Thompson piano
Summer Flute Institute, Metropolitan State University, Denver CO
June 2, 2018
MUSETTA STEPS OUT for Mixed Flute Quartet
Flûtes de Salon, Balboa Park, San Diego

June 1, 2018
THE YEAR OF THE RABBIT for 3 Flutes and Alto Flute
The Lyra Ensemble, Ewing NJ


May 20, 2018
CAPE MAY BREEZES for Wind Quintet
The Windsong Consort, Rose Haven Heritage Garden, Temecula CA (Mvts. 1-3)
May 2018
SONATA (THREE LAKES) for Flute and Piano

Mark Shiell flute, [Melbourne vicinity], Victoria, Australia
May 9, 2018
PERENNIALS for Flute, Clarinet, and Piano
Jenny Cline flute, Robert Romano clarinet, Carolle-Ann Mochernuk piano
First Baptist Church of Westfield NJ

May 5, 2018
IN A DEEP FUNK Dance Set for Unaccompanied Bass Clarinet
Lydia Sadoff bass clarinet, University of Minnesota


April 29, 2018
SONATA (THREE LAKES) for Flute and Piano

Amelia Moore flute, Justin Sturz piano, East Carolina University, NC
April 28, 2018
BLAST OFF! for Narrator and Orchestra
Quad City Symphony Orchestra, Davenport IA
April 21, 2018
SONATA (THREE LAKES) for Flute and Piano

Mvt. 1, Emily Persinko flute, Katherine Dvoskin piano, San Diego State University
April 14, 2018
PERENNIALS for Flute, Clarinet, and Piano
TWO CATS for Flute and Clarinet

ZOE & XENA for Piccolo and Bass Clarinet
Jenny Cline flute, Robert Romano clarinet, Carolle-Ann Mochernuk piano
Plainfield (NJ) Music Club
April 13, 2018
DESERT DUSK for Alto Flute and Cello
Amanda Blaikie alto flute, Una O'Riorden cello
Detroit Chamber Winds & Strings
(re-scheduled due to injury)
April 11, 2018
TWO CATS for Flute and Clarinet
ZOE & XENA for Piccolo and Bass Clarinet
Jenny Cline flute, Robert Romano clarinet
Music Club of Westfield NJ
April 8, 2018
SONATA (THREE LAKES) for Flute and Piano

Mark Shiell flute, Barwon Heads, Victoria, Australia
April 7, 2018
SONATA (THREE LAKES) for Flute and Piano

Savannah Mae Gentry flute, Tristan Moreau piano, Indiana University, Bloomington IN
April 6, 2018
SONATA (SPIRIT OF THE HUDSON) for Bass Flute and Piano
Commissioned and premiered by Peter Sheridan bass flute
Hyeeun Hahm piano
International Low Flutes Festival, Reston VA

April 2, 2018
SONATA (THREE LAKES) for Flute and Piano

Faith Modricker flute, Gretchen Hull piano, Senior Flute Recital, Temple University, Philadelphia.


March 25, 2018
GOLDILOCKS AND THE THREE BEARS for Narrator and Orchestra

Temecula Valley Symphony, Temecula CA
March 25, 2018
A TREEFUL OF MONKEYS for Narrator and Mixed Quintet

Symphony Miami chamber ensemble, Chaz Mena narrator, Pinecrest FL
March 25, 2018
SONATA (THREE LAKES) for Flute and Piano

Scott Quirk flute, Mvt. 3; Classics Alive Young Artists winners recital
West Hills, CA
March 24, 2018
IN A DEEP FUNK Dance Set for Unaccompanied Bass Clarinet

Quentin Knox, bass clarinet
University of Texas, Arlington
March 17, 2018
FLASH! for Piccolo and Piano

Molly Schroeder, graduate flute/piccolo recital
University of South Dakota
March 14, 2018
FOLK SONG SUITE for Two Flutes

Elizabeth Shuhan & Juliana May Pepinsky, flutes
Cornell University, Ithaca NY
March 13, 2018
SERENADE for Flute and Harp
Janet Stodd flute, Erin Freund harp
SONATA (THREE LAKES) for Flute and Piano

Janet Stodd flute, Charles Schmidt piano
Augustana College, Rock Island IL
March 8, 2018
FOLK SONG SUITE for Two Flutes

Leslie Marrs & Nancy Schneeloch-Bingham, flutes
Salisbury House and Gardens, Des Moines IA

March 8, 2018
FOLK SONG SUITE for Two Flutes

Elizabeth Shuhan & Juliana May Pepinsky, flutes
Cornell University, Ithaca NY


February 28, 2018
CAPE MAY BREEZES for Wind Quintet

Christiana Winds (faculty quintet), University of Delaware, Newark DE
February 26, 2018
PERENNIALS for Flute, Clarinet, and Piano

Linda Kirkpatrick flute, David Duree clarinet
McDaniel College, Westminster MD
February 18, 2018
FOLK SONG SUITE for Two Flutes

Ellen Fisher Deerberg & Cindy Anne Broz, flutes
Mid-Atlantic Flute Convention, Reston, VA
February 18, 2018 (2x)
FIREWORKS for Flute Orchestra

Trilovati Flute Ensemble, Mid-Atlantic Flute Convention, Reston, VA
Reading session led by Linda Kirkpatrick, Mid-Atlantic Flute Convention, Reston, VA
February 17, 2018
DESERT DUSK for Alto Flute and Cello

Kimberly Reighley alto flute, Douglas McNames cello
Mid-Atlantic Flute Convention, Reston, VA
(re-scheduled due to injury)
February 15, 2018
DANCE MUSIC FOR MR. MOUSE for Eb Clarinet and Piano

Elizabeth Crawford, Eb clarinet
Ball State University, Muncie IN
February 14, 2018
TWO CATS
for Flute and Clarinet

ZOE & XENAfor Piccolo and Bass Clarinet

Jenny Cline flute/piccolo, Robert Romano clarinet/bass clarinet
Musical Club of Westfield, NJ
February 6, 2018
FLOWERS OF ST. FRANCIS Five Scenes for solo Bass Clarinet

Tim Haas, bass clarinet; Grand Canyon University, Phoenix AZ
(recital postponed)
February 4, 2018
GOLDILOCKS AND THE THREE BEARS for Narrator and Orchestra

Niagara Symphony, St. Catherine's, Ontario, Canada

February 2, 2018
SERENADE for Flute and Harp

Nancy Wood flute, Elizabeth White Clark harp
West Jordan, Utah


January 28, 2018
THE YEAR OF THE RABBIT for 3 Flutes and Alto Flute

IT TAKES FOUR TO TANGO for Mixed Flute Quartet
JaDe flute quartet, Stockflethaus, Langensendelbach, Germany

January 21, 2018
THREE ROMANCES for Flute and Clarinet

Maryland Wind Festival, Hagerstown MD
Matthew Angelo & Jeffrey Boehmer

last updated 9/3/18
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