Dave Douglas Works

CATALOGUE OF PUBLISHED WORKS

A book of Dave’s sheet music is now available, published by Cherry Lane Music. The Dave Douglas Collection contains scores for twelve of Douglas’ most popular compositions, as well as solo transcriptions by David Pearl.

PIECES FOR ORCHESTRA

  • Blue Latitudes 60 min. (2006)
    For orchestra
  • The Arc Line15 min. (2002)
    For orchestra
  • In Twilight Found 20 min. (1996)
    For orchestra and three improvisers

CHAMBER WORKS

  • Togetherness 8 min. (2002)
    Music For the new music ensemble Ictus (Belgium)
    For oboe, clarinet, trumpet, violin, viola, cello, bass
  • Suite: Flemish Primitives (2002)
    Music For the new music ensemble Ictus (Belgium)

    • I. Children’s Games
    • II. The Bee Keepers
    • III. Mystic Lamb
    • IV. Dulle Griet
    • V. The Return of the Herd

    For oboe, clarinet, trumpet, violin, viola, cello, bass, piano

  • Private Music 12 min. (2001)
    For Brass Quintet
  • Irrational Exuberance 15 min. (2000)
    For violin and piano
  • In So Many Worlds 15 min. (1999)
    For String Trio

MUSIC FOR DANCE

  • El Trilogy : Music For the Trisha Brown Dance Company, (RCA Victor CD 09026-63736-2)
    • I. Five Part Weather Invention (1999)
      For trumpet, violin, accordion, and bass
    • II. Rapture to Leon James (2000)
      For trumpet, tenor sax/clarinet, bass, and percussion
    • III. Groove and Countermove (2001)
      For trumpet, violin, tenor sax/clarinet, accordion, bass, and percussion
  • Ambition Bird (1996): Music For Lynn Shapiro Dance Company
    For trumpet, cello and percussion

MUSIC FOR ONGOING ENSEMBLES

For the Septet: trumpet, tenor saxophone, guitar, keyboards, samples/percussion, bass, drums

  • Black Rock Party (Freak In, RCA Bluebird 64008-2, February 2003)
  • Culver City Park (Freak In, RCA Bluebird 64008-2)
  • Eastern Parkway (Freak In, RCA Bluebird 64008-2)
  • Freak In (Freak In, RCA Bluebird 64008-2)
  • The Great Schism (vRCA Bluebird 64008-2)
  • Hot Club of 13th Street (Freak In, RCA Bluebird 64008-2)
  • Maya (Freak In, RCA Bluebird 64008-2)
  • The Mystic Lamb (Freak In, RCA Bluebird 64008-2)
  • November (Freak In, RCA Bluebird 64008-2)
  • Porto Alegre (Freak In, RCA Bluebird 64008-2)
  • Traveler There Is No Road (Freak In, RCA Bluebird 64008-2)
  • Wild Blue (Freak In, RCA Bluebird 64008-2)

For the New Quintet: trumpet, tenor saxophone/bass clarinet, fender rhodes, bass, drums

  • Argo (The Infinite, RCA Bluebird 09026-63918-2, March 2002)
  • Deluge (The Infinite, RCA Bluebird 09026-63918-2)
  • Infinite, The (The Infinite, RCA Bluebird 09026-63918-2)
  • Penelope (The Infinite, RCA Bluebird 09026-63918-2)
  • Waverly (The Infinite, RCA Bluebird 09026-63918-2)
  • Yorke (The Infinite, RCA Bluebird 09026-63918-2)

For Witness: trumpet, clarinet, trombone, tuba, violin, cello, bass, electronic percussion, drums, vibes, marimba, bells, samplers, voice

  • Child of All Nations (Witness, RCA Bluebird 09026-63763-2, August 2001)
  • Episode For Taslima Nasrin (Witness, RCA Bluebird 09026-63763-2)
  • Kidnapping Kissinger (Witness, RCA Bluebird 09026-63763-2)
  • Mahfouz (Witness, RCA Bluebird 09026-63763-2)
  • One More News (Witness, RCA Bluebird 09026-63763-2)
  • Ruckus (Witness, RCA Bluebird 09026-63763-2)
  • Sozaboy (Witness, RCA Bluebird 09026-63763-2)
  • Witness (Witness, RCA Bluebird 09026-63763-2)
  • Woman at Point Zero (Witness, RCA Bluebird 09026-63763-2)

For the String Group: trumpet, violin, cello, bass, drums

  • Actualities (Five, Soul Note 121276-2)
  • Border Stories: Apocrypha, The Exaggeration, The Elaboration, The Story (Convergence, Soul Note 121316-2)
  • Collateral Damages (Convergence, Soul Note 121316-2)
  • For Every Action (Parallel Worlds, Soul Note 121226-2)
  • Going, Going (Five, Soul Note 121276-2)
  • Goodbye Tony (Convergence, Soul Note 121316-2)
  • In Progress (Parallel Worlds, Soul Note 121226-2 [also on Today, This Moment Konnex])
  • Invasive Procedure (Five, Soul Note 121276-2)
  • Joe’s Auto Glass (Convergence, Soul Note 121316-2)
  • Knit Brow (Five, Soul Note 121276-2)
  • Meeting at Infinity (Convergence, Soul Note 121316-2)
  • Mirrors (Five, Soul Note 121276-2)
  • Mogador (Five, Soul Note 121276-2)
  • On Your Leaving (Parallel Worlds, Soul Note 121226-2)
  • Over Farrell’s (Five, Soul Note 121276-2)
  • Parallel Worlds (Parallel Worlds, Soul Note 121226-2)
  • Piece For Strings (Parallel Worlds, Soul Note 121226-2)
  • Remains (Parallel Worlds, Soul Note 121226-2)
  • Seven (Five, Soul Note 121276-2)
  • Tzotzil Maya (Convergence, Soul Note 121316-2)

For the Sextet: trumpet, tenor sax/clarinet, trombone, piano, bass, drums

  • At Dawn (In Our Lifetime, New World 80471-2)
  • Bridges (For Tim Berne)
  • (In Our Lifetime, New World 80471-2)
  • Canticle (Soul On Soul, RCA 63603)
  • Dark Sky (Stargazer, Arabesque AJ0132)
  • Eleven Years Old (Soul On Soul, RCA 63603)
  • Four Miniatures After Booker Little (In Our Lifetime, New World 80471-2)
  • Four Sleepers (Stargazer, Arabesque AJ0132)
  • Goldfish (Stargazer, Arabesque AJ0132)
  • In Our Lifetime (In Our Lifetime, New World 80471-2)
  • Intuitive Science (Stargazer, Arabesque AJ0132)
  • Kyrie (Soul On Soul, RCA 63603)
  • Moon Of The West (Soul On Soul, RCA 63603)
  • Multiples (Soul On Soul, RCA 63603)
  • Out in the Cold (In Our Lifetime, New World 80471-2)
  • Rapid Ear Movement (In Our Lifetime, New World 80471-2)
  • Sappho (In Our Lifetime, New World 80471-2)
  • Shred (In Our Lifetime, New World 80471-2)
  • Spring Ahead (Stargazer, Arabesque AJ0132)
  • Stargazer (Stargazer, Arabesque AJ0132)
  • The Persistence of Memory (In Our Lifetime, New World 80471-2)
  • Three Little Monsters (In Our Lifetime, New World 80471-2)
  • Zonish (Soul On Soul, RCA 63603)

For Charms of the Night Sky: trumpet, violin, accordion, bass

  • Bal Masque (Charms of the Night Sky, Winter and Winter 910 015-2)
  • Branches, The (For Dave Tarras), Parts 1 & 2 (A Thousand Evenings, RCA-Victor 63698)
  • Charms of the Night Sky (Charms of the Night Sky, Winter and Winter 910 015-2)
  • Codetta (Charms of the Night Sky, Winter and Winter 910 015-2)
  • Dance in Thy Soul (Charms of the Night Sky, Winter and Winter 910 015-2)
  • Facing West (Charms of the Night Sky, Winter and Winter 910 015-2)
  • In So Many Worlds (For Jaki Byard) (A Thousand Evenings, RCA-Victor 63698)
  • Little Boy With The Sad Eyes, The (A Thousand Evenings, RCA-Victor 63698)
  • Memories of a Pure Spring (A Thousand Evenings, RCA-Victor 63698)
  • Odyssey (Charms of the Night Sky, Winter and Winter 910 015-2)
  • On Our Way Home (A Thousand Evenings, RCA-Victor 63698)
  • Sea Change (Charms of the Night Sky, Winter and Winter 910 015-2)
  • Thousand Evenings, A (A Thousand Evenings, RCA-Victor 63698)
  • Twisted (Charms of the Night Sky, Winter and Winter 910 015-2)
  • Variety (For Guy Klucevsek) (A Thousand Evenings, RCA-Victor 63698)
  • Words For A Loss (A Thousand Evenings, RCA-Victor 63698)

For The Tiny Bell Trio: trumpet, guitar, and drums.

  • Around the Bend (Live in Europe, Arabesque AJ0126)
  • At Dusk (Songs For Wandering Souls, Winter and Winter 910-042)
  • Bardot (Live in Europe, Arabesque AJ0126)
  • Constellations (Constellations, Hat Art CD6173) Published by TuhTah Publishing/Suisa
  • Ferrous (Songs For Wandering Souls, Winter and Winter 910-042)
  • Gowanus (Songs For Wandering Souls, Winter and Winter 910-042)
  • Head-on Kouvlodsko (The Tiny Bell Trio, Songlines 1504-2)
  • Hope Ring True (Constellations, Hat Art CD6173) Published by TuhTah Publishing/Suisa
  • If the Cherry Tree Still Stands (Live in Europe, Arabesque AJ0126)
  • Loopy (Songs For Wandering Souls, Winter and Winter 910-042)
  • Maquiladora (Constellations, Hat Art CD6173) Published by TuhTah Publishing/Suisa
  • Not Thinkin’ Too Good (Live in Europe, Arabesque AJ0126)
  • One Shot (Songs For Wandering Souls, Winter and Winter 910-042)
  • Preprandial (Live in Europe, Arabesque AJ0126)
  • Prolix (Songs For Wandering Souls, Winter and Winter 910-042)
  • Punchy (The Tiny Bell Trio, Songlines 1504-2)
  • Red Emma (The Tiny Bell Trio, Songlines 1504-2)
  • Road/Home (The Tiny Bell Trio, Songlines 1504-2)
  • Sam Hill (Songs For Wandering Souls, Winter and Winter 910-042)
  • Scriabin (Constellations, Hat Art CD6173) Published by TuhTah Publishing/Suisa
  • Shards (The Tiny Bell Trio, Songlines 1504-2)
  • Song For My Father-in-Law (The Tiny Bell Trio, Songlines 1504-2)
  • Taking Sides (Constellations, Hat Art CD6173) Published by TuhTah Publishing/Suisa
  • Uncle Wiggly (Live in Europe, Arabesque AJ0126)
  • Unhooking the Safety Net (Constellations, Hat Art CD6173) Published by TuhTah Publishing/Suisa
  • Wandering Souls (Songs For Wandering Souls, Winter and Winter 910-042)
  • Zeno (Live in Europe, Arabesque AJ0126)

For Sanctuary: two trumpets, tenor sax/clarinet, two samplers, two basses, and drums

  • Among Frogs (Sanctuary, Avant AVAN-066)
  • Among Stars (Sanctuary, Avant AVAN-066)
  • Apparition (Sanctuary, Avant AVAN-066)
  • Coins (Sanctuary, Avant AVAN-066)
  • Contemplation (Sanctuary, Avant AVAN-066)
  • Dark Wood (Sanctuary, Avant AVAN-066)
  • Heavenly Messenger (Sanctuary, Avant AVAN-066)
  • Limbo (Sanctuary, Avant AVAN-066)
  • Mad Dog (Sanctuary, Avant AVAN-066)
  • Sanctuary (Sanctuary, Avant AVAN-066)
  • Swoon (Sanctuary, Avant AVAN-066)
  • The Dome (Sanctuary, Avant AVAN-066)
  • The Flower (Sanctuary, Avant AVAN-066)
  • The Great Cliff (Sanctuary, Avant AVAN-066)
  • The Lantern (Sanctuary, Avant AVAN-066)
  • The Lethe (Sanctuary, Avant AVAN-066)
  • Three Beasts (Sanctuary, Avant AVAN-066)

For the Quartet: trumpet, tenor sax, bass, drums

  • Another Country (Leap of Faith, Arabesque Jazz 0145)
  • Barrage (Magic Triangle, Arabesque AJ0139)
  • Caterwaul (Leap of Faith, Arabesque Jazz 0145)
  • Circular (Magic Triangle, Arabesque AJ0139)
  • Coaster (Magic Triangle, Arabesque AJ0139)
  • Continental Divide (Leap of Faith, Arabesque Jazz 0145)
  • Driftwood (Live At Birdland, RCA Victor 09026-63325-2)
  • Emmenthaler (Leap of Faith, Arabesque Jazz 0145)
  • Euro Disney (Leap of Faith, Arabesque Jazz 0145)
  • Everyman (Magic Triangle, Arabesque AJ0139)
  • Guido’s High Note (Leap of Faith, Arabesque Jazz 0145)
  • Igneous (Leap of Faith, Arabesque Jazz 0145)
  • Kisangani (Magic Triangle, Arabesque AJ0139)
  • Leap of Faith (Leap of Faith, Arabesque Jazz 0145)
  • Magic Triangle (Magic Triangle, Arabesque AJ0139)
  • Millennium Bug (Leap of Faith, Arabesque Jazz 0145)
  • Mistaken Identity (Leap of Faith, Arabesque Jazz 0145)
  • Odalisque (Magic Triangle, Arabesque AJ0139)
  • Padded Cell (Magic Triangle, Arabesque AJ0139)
  • The Frisell Dream (Live At Birdland, RCA Victor 09026-63325-2)
  • The Ghost (Magic Triangle, Arabesque AJ0139)
  • Western Haiku (Leap of Faith, Arabesque Jazz 0145)

For trumpet and drums:

  • Alap (Serpentine, Songlines SGL 1510-2), by Bennink/Douglas
  • Delft (Serpentine, Songlines SGL 1510-2)
  • Greenleaf (Serpentine, Songlines SGL 1510-2)
  • Inamorata (Serpentine, Songlines SGL 1510-2), by Bennink/Douglas
  • Neck Four (Serpentine, Songlines SGL 1510-2), by Bennink/Douglas
  • Serpentine (Serpentine, Songlines SGL 1510-2)
  • Stekelbaarsje (Serpentine, Songlines SGL 1510-2), by Bennink/Douglas
  • Two Clogs For Comfort (Serpentine, Songlines SGL 1510-2), by Bennink/Douglas
  • ZVV (Serpentine, Songlines SGL 1510-2), by Bennink/Douglas

For quartet: trumpet, piano, bass, drums

  • First Frost (Moving Portrait, DIW – 934)
  • Movement (Moving Portrait, DIW – 934)
  • Moving Portrait (Moving Portrait, DIW – 934)
  • Romero (Moving Portrait, DIW – 934)
  • The Nine Cloud Dream (Moving Portrait, DIW – 934)

For the Mosaic Sextet: trumpet, violin, bassoon, piano, bass, and drums

  • Childrens’ Sombre Dance (Today, This Moment, Konnex)
  • Earthtones (Mosaic Sextet, GM3045CD)
  • Gang Wars For Sextet (Today, This Moment, Konnex)
  • Mosaic (Today, This Moment, Konnex)
  • Superconductor (Today, This Moment, Konnex)
  • Underground (Mosaic Sextet, GM3045CD)

For New and Used: trumpet, violin, alto/bari sax, electric bass, drums

  • Countercultures (I, II, and III)
  • (Consensus, Knitting Factory CD)
  • Cows (Souvenir, Knitting Factory CD)
  • Paradox (Souvenir, Knitting Factory CD [also recorded on Moving Portrait DIW])
  • Petals (Consensus, Knitting Factory CD)
  • Slow Boat to Mechanicsville (Souvenir, Knitting Factory CD [also While You Were Out, GM])