Dreamachine for solo percussion and orchestra is a colorful tribute to the imagination of inventors who dreamed of new machines, both real and surreal. The flute concerto Trail of Tears dramatizes the tragic governmental forced relocation of Native Americans in 1838 and meditates on how the human spirit discovers ways to deal with adversity. Reflections on the Mississippi for tuba and orchestra is a musical voyage down the legendary Mississippi River from Iowa to Louisiana. The Albany Symphony, conducted by David Alan Miller, delivers mesmerizing performances by three outstanding women soloists: GRAMMY Award-winning percussionist Dame Evelyn Glennie, flutist extraordinaire Amy Porter, and Carol Jantsch, the remarkable principal tuba of The Philadelphia Orchestra.
The LSU Wind Ensemble will perform the world premiere of Michael Daugherty’s Songs From A Silent Land featuring soprano Hila Plitmann at the College Band Directors National Association National Convention on February 20, 2019 at ASU | more info
Michael Daugherty’s To the New World for Orchestra, in commemoration of the 50th anniversary of the first landing on the moon by Apollo 11, will be premiered at the Pacific Symphony’s Space Odyssey concerts, April 11-13, 2019 | more info
Faber Music Ltd is delighted to announce the signing of a new sub-publishing agreement with multiple Grammy® Award-winning US composer Michael Daugherty, in respect of all the music published under his own imprint, Michael Daugherty Music. This is with immediate effect and for the following territories: Europe, Australia, New Zealand and Japan. | read press release