DOUGLAS HEDWIG

COMPOSER 
CONDUCTOR - MUSIC JOURNALIST - TRUMPETER 

DOUGLAS HEDWIG

COMPOSER

3795 Hearthstone Circle

Chattanooga, Tennessee, U.S.A., 37415

Email: dhedwig@gmail.com     


- MUSIC COMPOSITION / LIST OF WORKS –


ORCHESTRA:


Fanfare Alegre: Dia de la Fiesta for orchestra (2018), commissioned by the Chattanooga Symphony Orchestra. Premiere, Sept. 27, 2018. [4”]

Hodie Canamus for chamber orchestra, chorus, trumpet ensembles (2018),

3-movements. Premiere, June 24, 2018 at the Orvieto Cathedral, Italy. [10”]

Hymn and Dance for string orchestra (2017).  Premiere, May 27, 2018

Orchestra d’archi [string orchestra] NED Ensemble, Desenzano, Italy [“9”]

Movable Borders for string orchestra (2017). 3-movements. Premiere, June 19, 2018 by the North/South Chamber Orchestra, New York City. [18”]



CONCERT BAND:


Fanfare Alegre: Dia de la Fiesta for band (2019). Premiered February 18, 2020 - University of Louisiana at Monroe (ULM Wind Ensemble). 4”]

Hodie Canamus for wind ensemble and chorus (2020). Premiered February 18, 2020 - University of Louisiana at Monroe (ULM Wind Ensemble). [“9”]

Promenade for a Great City for concert band (2009/2020). Band orchestration commissioned by ULM. Premiered Feb.18, 2020. [“2”]

Wilking Quickstep (2019) by Thomas Coates (1803-1895). Concert band edition and orchestration by Douglas Hedwig. [“4”]

Tone Poem on “Taps” (2012) for concert band.  Premiere, September 2, 2012, by the

United States Army Band at West Point; the West Point Band. [“6”]

Naval Militia March (2011) for concert band. Premiere, August 6, 2011, by the 42nd Inf. Div. Band, NY Army National Guard, & 89th Band, NY Guard [“3”]

New York Guard March (2007) for concert band. Premiere, February 24, 2007 by 89th Army Band, at United States Military Academy, West Point, NY [“3”]



CHAMBER MUSIC (Instrumental):


Antarā for trombone and piano (2020). 2-movements, Premiere, late 2020.

Commissioned by Adam Johnson [approx. 8”]

New Worlds for trumpet, soprano, piano (2019). 3-movements. Premiere, April 6, 2020 at Colorado State University. Commissioned by Stanley Curtis [10”]

Progression to… for violin, viola & piano (2019). Premiere, July 9, 2019, Musicaphoria New Music Festival, UPN Conservatory of Music Karawaci, Indonesia [6”]

Invisible as Music for violin & piano (2019). [3”]

Were I With Thee for flute & piano (2019). [4”]

Ontogeny for violin, clarinet & piano (2018). Premiere, March 1, 2019, University of Central Florida, Orlando. [7”]

Four Third Streams for Wind Quintet (2018).  4-movements. Premiere, January 27, 2019 Chattanooga Symphony Wind Quintet, at Chattanooga State University, TN [19”]

Paesaggio trio for violin, clarinet/bass-clarinet, & piano (2017). [8”]

Viaggio Diverso for violin, flute, clarinet, cello, & piano (2017). [8”]

Movable Borders for string quintet: 2 violins, viola, cello, double-bass (2016).

3-movements. Premiere Feb. 19, 2017, Chattanooga Symphony, TN [18”]

A Certain Slant of Light (2015) for brass quintet, organ & percussion. 5-movements.

Premiere, May 24, 2015 at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, Chattanooga, TN. [18”] Published by Carl Fisher Music (NYC)

Onyx (2007; Rev. 2014) for brass quintet. Premiere, April 6, 2007 at Walt Whitman Theater, Brooklyn Center for the Performing Arts, NY. [2”]

Published by Carl Fischer Music (NYC)

Its Soul of Music Shed (2005/rev. 2016) for flugelhorn & narrator. Premiere by the composer, June 23, 2005, Trumpet Guild Conference, Grand Hotel Ballroom, Bangkok, Thailand. [7”] Published by Hickman Music Editions.

Promenade for a Great City (2009) for large brass ensemble.  Premiere, January 1, 2010,

New York City Hall, Inauguration Ceremony, Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg [2”]

Brooklyn Fanfare (1998) for four Bb trumpets (or, trumpet ensemble). Premiere, April 1998, Royal Academy of Music, London, England. [2”]

Brooklyn Fanfare (1998/2009) for large brass ensemble.  Premiere, April 15, 2010 at Walt Whitman Theater, Brooklyn College, Brooklyn, NY. [2”]



CHAMBER MUSIC (Vocal):


Rowing in Eden for soprano and piano (2019). A 3-song-cycle, text by Emily Dickinson. Premiered October 2019, University of Texas at San Antonio [10”]

We Can Find No Scar for soprano (or, mezzo) and piano (2017). Premiere April12, 2018, Frontwave New Music Festival, Palm Beach Atlantic University, FL [4”]

New Worlds for trumpet, soprano, piano (2019). 3-movements. Premiere, April 6, 2020 at Colorado State University. Commissioned by Stanley Curtis [10”]

Stotra for female voices (2018); SSA chorus or vocal trio.

Text by R. Tagore. [5”]

Gitanjali; Song of Devotion (2016): for SATB Choir. Text by Rabindranath Tagore. Premiere by Choral Arts of Chattanooga, TN, October 29, 2016 [5”]



FIXED-MEDIA/ELECTRONIC:

TransSonic Awakenings in D (2016) for 2-channel stereo recording.

Premiere, August 28, 2016, Radiophrenia, Glasgow, Scotland. [10”]