Music by
DANIEL DORFF


Selected Recent and Upcoming Performances

To have your performances listed here, please e-mail ddorff@danieldorff.com

October 2022
CONCERTINO for Flute and Orchestra
Jasmine Choi flute
La Cote Festival, Lake Geneva, Switzerland


June 29, 2022
HOT SPOTS for English Horn and Bb Clarinet
Duo Del Sol (Henry Grabb english horn, Karen Dannessa clarinet)
International Clarinet Association annual ClarinetFest
Reno/Lake Tahoe, NV

May 21-22, 2022 (two performances each day)
A TREEFUL OF MONKEYS for Narrrator and Mixed Quintet
Orlando (FL) Philharmonic & the Michelee Puppets

April (date t.b.a.), 2022
MEDITATION AT PERKIOMEN CREEK for Harp
World premiere of the "Five Minutes for Earth" project
Yolanda Kondonassis harp
location t.b.a. April (date t.b.a.), 2022

SHADOWS for Solo Timpani
Luke Thurston timpani
senior degree recital, West Chester University, West Chester PA

March 19, 2022
BLAST OFF! for Narrator and Orchestra
Union Symphony, Monroe NC
Deanna Tham conductor

March 5, 2022
INVENTION ON MOZART'S 11-TONE SURPRISE for Flute and Clarinet
World premiere
Cindy Anne Broz flute, Daniel Dorff clarinet
WOODLAND REVERIE for Solo Flute
Faith Wasson flute
TREES for Solo Flute with Narration
Faith Wasson flute
Flute Society of Greater Philadelphia annual flute fair
February 20, 2022
CONCERTINO for Flute and Orchestra
John Bailey flute
Lincoln's Symphony Orchestra, Lincoln NE

February 20, 2022
SONATA (THREE LAKES) for Flute and Piano
Carla Auld flute, t.b.a. piano
Mid-Atlantic Flute Convention, Reston VA

February 16, 2022
FLOWERS OF ST. FRANCIS Five Scenes for solo Bass Clarinet
Melissa Goodchild bass clarinet
University of Victoria, British Columbia, Canada

February 6, 2022
Solo Works t.b.a.
performers t.b.a.
Musical MasterSessions featuring clinicians Cindy Anne Broz and Ruth Washington Mayhew along with the composer, coaching members of the Raleigh Area Flute Association (NC)

January 16-20, 2022
ATOMIC TURQUOISE for Flute, Trumpet, and Harp
Angela Massey flute, Kris Marshall trumpet, Rachel O'Brien harp
4 performances throughout Florida

January 15, 2022 [event postponed]
PERFECT STORM for Piccolo, Flute, and Piano
Julia Barnett piccolo, Alina Windell flute, Jeremy Samolesky piano
World Premiere
SONATA (THREE LAKES) for Flute and Piano
Mvt. 1, Ty Gable flute, Eric Jenkins piano
SONATINE DE GIVERNY for Piccolo and Piano
Ann Mozina piccolo, Ross Dryer piano
CONCERTINO for Flute and Piano
Valerie McElroy flute, Eric Jenkins piano
SLEEPY HOLLOW for Two Bass Flutes and Piano
Joanna Humberd & Allison Harris bass flutes, Eric Jenkins piano
BALLADE for Alto Flute, Flugelhorn, and Piano
Stephanie Dawn alto flute, Robert Marry flugelhourn, Rachel Zimmerman piano
All-Dorff recital, Atlanta Flute Club

January 11, 2022
THREE ROMANCES for Flute and Clarinet
Eileen Grycky flute, Christopher Nichols clarinet
The Crosslands, Kennett Square PA
December 2021
NOCTURNES FOR THE NATIVITY for Solo Flute
Many performances throughout December in recitals, services, and online

November 18, 2021
CAPE MAY BREEZES for Wind Quintet
The Windsong Consort
Music at the Merc, Temecula CA

October 16, 2021
TWO CATS, Mvt. 2 "Tiki" for Flute and Clarinet
The Compass Winds (Rose Johnson & Lori Shepherd)
Cross of Christ Lutheran Church, Bellevue WA

October 9, 2021
SUMMER SOLSTICE Concerto for Clarinet and Strings
Madelyn Moore clarinet, Ji Young Han piano
New Mexico State University, Las Cruces NM

September 26, 2021
ATOMIC TURQUOISE for Flute, Trumpet, and Harp
The Astralis Ensemble, Angela Massey flute, Kris Marshall trumpet, Rachel O'Brien harp
Toledo Cathedral, Toledo OH (with livestream)

September 25, 2021
ATOMIC TURQUOISE for Flute, Trumpet, and Harp
Angela Massey flute, Kris Marshall trumpet, Rachel O'Brien harp
Sandusky, OH

September 21, 2021
ATOMIC TURQUOISE for Flute, Trumpet, and Harp
Angela Massey flute, Kris Marshall trumpet, Rachel O'Brien harp
Leechburg, PA

September 19, 2021
ATOMIC TURQUOISE for Flute, Trumpet, and Harp
Angela Massey flute, Kris Marshall trumpet, Rachel O'Brien harp
Cincinnati, OH

September 18, 2021
ATOMIC TURQUOISE for Flute, Trumpet, and Harp
World premiere
Commissioned by a consortium led by the Astralis Ensemble
Angela Massey flute, Kris Marshall trumpet, Rachel O'Brien harp
Lima, OH

September 18, 2021
TWEET for Solo Piccolo
Cindy Anne Broz piccolo
Flutes de Salon "Concerts at Home" livestream

September 11, 2021
HOT SPOTS for English Horn and Clarinet
Hacha Duo (Catherine Underhill english horn, Hannah Shilvock clarinet)
St. Andrews Church, Uxbridge UK

August 28, 2021
AUGUST IDYLL for Solo Flute
WOODLAND REVERIE for Solo Flute
TREES for Solo Flute with Narration
Faith Wasson flute
Outdoors concert with livestream

August 13, 2021
CONCERTINO for Flute and Piano
Nancy Stagnitta flute, Kevin Rhodes piano
National Flute Association annual convention (online only)

August 12, 2021
DESERT DUSK for Alto Flute and Cello
Antonina Styczen alto flute, Pola Benke cello
National Flute Association annual convention (online only)

July 2021
HOT SPOTS for English Horn and Bb Clarinet
Rachel Messing english horn, Tim Haas clarinet
International Clarinet Association annual ClarinetFest (online only)

July 24, 2021
DANCE MUSIC FOR MR. MOUSE for Eb Clarinet and Piano
Elizabeth Crawford Eb clarinet, Lori Rhoden piano
International Clarinet Association annual ClarinetFest (online only)

July 16-18, 2021
SUMMER SOLSTICE Concerto for Clarinet and Strings
Madelyn Moore clarinet, piano reduction performer t.b.a.
International Clarinet Association annual ClarinetFest (online only)

July 7, 2021
FLASH! for Piccolo and Piano
Natalie Schwaabe piccolo, Sara Radin piano
International Piccolo Festival, Italy

May 12, 2021
TWEET for solo Piccolo
Lynlie Simpson piccolo
University of Missouri, Kansas City

May 11, 2021
TWEET for solo Piccolo
Allison King piccolo
University of Texas-Austin, senior recital

May 9, 2021
TWEET for solo Piccolo
Anna Rikonen piccolo
Konserthuset Stockholm, Sweden

May 8 & 9, 2021
IT TAKES FOUR TO TANGO for Flute, Oboe, Clarinet, and Bassoon
members of the Johnstown Symphony, Johnstown PA


April 25, 2021
SONATA (THREE LAKES) for Flute and Piano
Darwin Sanchez flute, Anne Keiserman piano
(upstate New York location t.b.a.), live and webstreamed

April 22, 2021
IT TAKES FOUR TO TANGO for Saxophone Quartet
student ensemble
Valparaiso University, Valparaiso IN

April 16, 2021
TWEET for Solo Piccolo
Selia Myers piccolo
University of Maryland, College Park MD

April 11, 2021
GOLDILOCKS AND THE THREE BEARS for Narrator and Orchestra
Gadsden Symphony conducted by Michael Gagliardo
Gadsden, AL

March 29, 2021
DANCE ETUDE NO. 2 for Two Marimbas
Duo Anime (Mell Csicsila and Andrew Pongracz)
Penn State-Behrend, Erie PA, live and webstreamed

March 28, 2021
A TREEFUL OF MONKEYS for Narrator and Mixed Quintet
Members of Orchestra Miami
Miami, FL (and livestreamed)

March 24, 2021
FLOWERS OF ST. FRANCIS, Mvt. 1 for solo Bass Clarinet
Jackson Sullivan bass clarinet
Montclair State University, Montclair NJ

March 24, 2021
TWEET for solo Piccolo
Steven Haschke, piccolo
Doctoral Recital - Conservatorio di Musica Niccolo Paganini di Genova

March 20, 2021
AUGUST IDYLL for solo Flute
Emily Elmore flute
University of Central Florida, Tampa FL

March 20, 2021
TWEET for solo Piccolo
Ann Mozina, piccolo
Atlanta Flute Fair, winner's recital for 1st Prize in the 2019 Piccolo Artists Competition

March 7, 2021
WOODLAND REVERIE for solo Flute
Thomas Meany, flute
Flute Society of Greater Philadelphia, annual flute fair

March 6, 2021
GOLDILOCKS AND THE THREE BEARS for Narrator and Orchestra
Matthew Troy conducting the Western Piedmont Symphony
Hickory, NC

March 1, 2021
SONATA (THREE LAKES) for Flute and Piano
Darwin Sanchez flute, Anne Keiserman piano
Oratory Church of St. Boniface, Brooklyn NY

February 21, 2021
BALLADE for Alto Flute, Bass Flute, and Piano
SLEEPY HOLLOW for Two Bass Flutes and Piano
INVENTION AFTER BWV 1013 adapted for Piccolos, C Flutes, Alto Flutes, and Bass Flutes

The NeStern Duo (Kathleen Nester & Wendy Stern) with Barbara Lee, piano
Mid-Atlantic Flute Festival Online

February 20, 2021 [cancelled]
BALLADE for Alto Flute, Flugelhorn, and Piano
The Astralis Ensemble (Angela Massey alto flute, Kris Marshall flugelhorn)
St. Catherine's Episcopal Church, Marietta GA

February 19, 2021
SONATA (SPIRIT OF THE HUDSON) for Bass Flute and Piano
Agnieszka Bartoszewicz, bass flute
Katarzyna Nowaczewska Manthey, piano
Bydgoszcz Academy of Music, Poland

February 19, 2021
BALLADE for Alto Flute, Flugelhorn, and Piano
The Astralis Ensemble (Angela Massey alto flute, Kris Marshall flugelhorn)
Thomas University, Thomasville GA

February 18, 2021
BALLADE for Alto Flute, Flugelhorn, and Piano
The Astralis Ensemble (Angela Massey alto flute, Kris Marshall flugelhorn)
Jackson Performance Hall at GSW, Americus GA

February 17, 2021
BALLADE for Alto Flute, Flugelhorn, and Piano
The Astralis Ensemble (Angela Massey alto flute, Kris Marshall flugelhorn)
Thomas University, Thomasville GA

February 16, 2021
SONATA (THREE LAKES) for Flute and Piano
Samantha Donnell flute, DeLoise Lima piano
Doctoral Recital, Florida State University, Tallahassee

February 14, 2021 [cancelled]
BALLADE for Alto Flute, Flugelhorn, and Piano
The Astralis Ensemble (Angela Massey alto flute, Kris Marshall flugelhorn)
Bay Village, Sarasota FL

February 12, 2021
THROUGH A MISTY ARCH... for Flute Ensemble
Minnesota Music Educators Association (MMEA) Winter Festival
University of Minnesota-Duluth Community Flute Ensemble
Paula Gudmundson director

February 6, 2021 [cancelled]
BLAST OFF! for Narrator and Orchestra
Dave Dolacky narrator
Michael Miropolsky conducting the Cascade Symphony
Redmond, WA

February 5, 2021 [cancelled]
CONCERTINO for Flute and Orchestra
John Bailey solo flute
Edward Polochick conducting Lincoln's Symphony Orchestra
Lincoln, NE

February 3, 2021
THE THREE LITTLE PIGS for Narrator, Violin, and Cello
David Yang narrator, Caroline Chin violin, Brian Elliot Snow cello
Bowling Green State University, OH (livestream)

January 26, 2021
DESERT DUSK for Alto Flute and Cello
PERENNIALS for Flute, Clarinet, and Piano
FLASH! for Piccolo and Piano
Agnieszka Bartoszewicz, piccolo, C flute, alto flute
Cecylia Stanecka, cello
Przemysław Buczek, clarinet
Katarzyna Nowaczewska Manthey, piano
Doctoral Flute Recital, Bydgoszcz Academy of Music, Poland

January 14, 2021
THREE DANCE ETUDES, Mvt. 1 for Two Marimbas
Mell Csicsila & Andrew Pongracz (Duo Anime)
Cleveland OH

last updated January 3, 2022
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