PHOTOS UPDATE https://www.douglashedwig.com/apps/photos/ PHOTOS UPDATE Recording Session - "Tone Poem on Taps" During recording sessions for my composition, "Tone Poem on Taps" for concert band. Seen here with soloists and conductor. https://www.douglashedwig.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=201292021 201292021 With the Chattanooga Symphony String Quintet So pleased to have received a commission from the Chattanooga Symphony to compose a new work for this wonderful group of musicians! World Premiere in February 2017. https://www.douglashedwig.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=201293444 201293444 Conducting NVCB I am here conducting the period-instrument ensemble, Newberry's Victorian Cornet Band, during a recording session in 2014. I assisted in the preparation of significant score revisions and editing of unpublished manuscript scores from the 19th century. The album is not available worldwide: http://www.msrcd.com/catalog/cd/MS1556 https://www.douglashedwig.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=201292012 201292012 Following Premiere of my "A Certain Slant of Light" Photo taken with musicians following the World Premiere performance of my work for brass quintet, organ and percussion, entitled "A Certain Slant of Light." https://www.douglashedwig.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=201292018 201292018 My Latest CD Cover! This is the cover of my recently released album on the MSR Classics label. I was conductor of this original-instrument ensemble, and Assistant Editor of the the unpublished manuscripts from which the scores were generated for the the recording session. https://www.douglashedwig.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=201293568 201293568 With Composers, Peter Golub & Don Davis What a pleasure to hang out with composers, Peter Golub and Don Davis. Don composed the highly innovative music for the "Matrix" films and the 3rd "Jurassic Park" movie. One of my favorite composers! And, Peter is Director of the Sundance Film Music Program, and composed extraordinary concert music. https://www.douglashedwig.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=201292020 201292020 With Composer, James Horner This photo was taken in LA during the recording sessions of James' soundtrack to the "Stroke of Genius" film (about gold legend, Bobby Jones). His scores to such films as "Apollo 13," and several of the "Star Trek" movies are among his most extraordinary and inspired compositions https://www.douglashedwig.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=201292010 201292010 With Composer, Alan Silvestri Wonderful to meet film-music composer Alan Slivestri, and have the opportunity to spend some time discussing his work and creative process on such films as the "Back to the Future" movies, as well as the recent "Cosmos" TV series. https://www.douglashedwig.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=201292009 201292009 Pre-Concert Lecture I am here giving one of my monthly pre-concert lectures prior to concerts by the Chattanooga Symphony Orchestra, Chattanooga, TN. I also serve as Symphony Reviewer for the Chattanooga Times Free Press. https://www.douglashedwig.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=201292013 201292013 Holmberg Arts Leadership Program Here I am with my fellow graduates from the Holmberg Arts Leadership Program in Chattanooga, TN. These folks are among the top leaders of the arts community in this part of the U.S. https://www.douglashedwig.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=201292014 201292014 "With" Franz Liszt in Budapest At the Franz Liszt Academy of Music in Budapest, Hungary. I am here standing in front of a modern sculpture of Franz Liszt, who seems about to administer a "gentle" correction to me regarding one of my new compositions! https://www.douglashedwig.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=201292019 201292019 With the Nashville Symphony At Schermerhorn Symphony Hall in Nashville, TN. https://www.douglashedwig.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=201292016 201292016 As Conductor of the 89th Army Band, New York Guard I am here listening to the band warm-up, prior to my conducting them in one of of band compositions. for several years, I served as Commander & Conductor of the 89th Army Band, New York Guard. https://www.douglashedwig.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=201292017 201292017