Daniel S. Godfrey (b. 1949) received his graduate degrees in composition from Yale University and the University of Iowa. He is Professor and Chair in of the Music Department at Northeastern University’s College or Arts, Media and Design in Boston, Massachusetts. Prior to his recent appointment at Northeastern, Godfrey was Professor of Music Composition, Theory and History at Syracuse University’s Setnor School of Music, where also he served variously as Director of the School of Music, Composer-in-Residence and char of the Department of Composition. He has also held guest faculty appointments in composition at the Eastman School of Music and the Indiana University School of Music.
Godfrey has earned awards and commissions from the J. S. Guggenheim Memorial Foundation, the American Academy of Arts and Letters, the Fromm Music Foundation, the Rockefeller Foundation, the Bogliasco Foundation, the Koussevitzky Music Foundation, and the Barlow Endowment for Music Composition, among many others. His music has been performed by
distinguished soloists, chamber ensembles and orchestras throughout the U.S. and abroad. He is founder and co-director of the Seal Bay Festival of American Chamber Music (on the Maine coast) and is co-author of Music Since 1945.
Godfrey’s works are recorded on Albany, CRI, GM, Innova, Klavier, Koch, UK Light and Mark compact disks.
Cover Title (Subtitle) Duration Instrumentation Drag Here to Add To List Keyboard Festoons PL124 5:00 Piano Night Walk PL137 10:00 Piano Rhapsody CY3251 Organ Instrumental Chamber Music Arietta
For Cello and Piano
B3444 7:00 Cello, Piano Concerto for Piano and Chamber Winds 20473 20:00 Solo Pno.; 2 2 2 2 – 2 0 2 0 Dances In Checkered Shade
For Clarinet In B-Flat, Violin, Viola, Cello and Piano
MXE25F 21:00 Mixed Ensemble Five Character Pieces CY3245 6:00 Viola, Piano Four Dawns Over Bard’s Isle
Concerto for Soprano Saxophone and Chamber Ensemble
23407 16:00 Solo. Sop.Sax.; 1(dbl. Picc.) 1(dbl. E.H.) 1(dbl. B.Cl.) 1 – 1 1 1 0; Perc.(1-3Players) Pno. 2Vln. Vla. 2Vcl. Cb. From A Dream Of Russia CY3246 18:00 Mixed Trio Intermedio CY3247 6:00 String Quartet Luna Rugosa CY3366 19:00 Mixed Quartet Numina CY3249F 13:00 Mixed Ensemble Pomp and Revelry
For Woodwind Quintet
CY3250F 6:00 Woodwind Quintet Ricordanza – Speranza MXE32F 18:00 Piano Quintet Romanza BE3 10:00 String Quartet Scrimshaw CY3252 9:00 Mixed Duet Septet 20479 8:00 eng hn., tpt, hn., string quartet Serenata Ariosa
For Clarinet In Bb, Viola and Piano
CY3254 12:00 Mixed Trio String Quartet No. 2 CY3256 :16:00 String Quartet String Quartet No. 3 CY3257 23:00 String Quartet Two Scenes in Chiaroscuro 20485 15:00 fl., ob., cl.; hn.; vln., vla., vcl.; pno., perc. Chamber Music with Voice Juliet at her Window
Four songs after Shakespeare
MXE109 18:00 Chamber Ensemble Three Marian Eulogies CY3259 13:00 Mixed Trio Dickinson Triptych CY3244 9:00 Voice with Piano Two Wedding Airs CY3262 8:00 Mixed Duet Chorus Three Nocturnes 20483 13:00 SSAATTBB Orchestra Jest 20474 8:00 3(Picc.) 2(dbl. E.H.) 3(dbl.B.Cl.) 2 – 4 3 3(B.Tbn.) 1; Timp. 3Perc. Pno, Hp. Str. Symphony in Minor 20482 19:00 2 2 2 2 – 2 2 0 0; Timp. Perc. Str. Lightscape 20477 14:00 3 2 3 2 – 3 3 3 0; Timp. 3Perc. Hp. Str. Romanza 20478 10:00 String Orchestra Sinfonietta 20481 12:00 String Orchestra Wind Ensemble/Concert Band Colors Aloft 20472 6:00 Wind Ensemble: picc./fl.(2), ob.(2), Eb cl., cl.(3), b.cl, bsn.(2), a. sax(2), t.sax., b.sax.; hn.(4), tpt.(4), tbn.(3), euph., tba (2); timp., perc.(3) Jig 20475 7:00 Picc, 2 Fl, 2 Ob (Ob 2 dbl Eng Hn), 2 Bb Cl, 2 Bsn (Bsn 2 dbl CnBsn), Eb Cl, Bb BsCl, 2 Eb Alto Sx, Bb Ten Sx, Eb Bar Sx, Bb Bass Sx, 4 C Trp (#1 dbl Bb Pic Trp), 3 Bb Trp (#1 dbl Bb Pic Trp), 4 F Hn, 3 Trb, Euph TC, Euph BC, 2 Bb Flughn., Tba., 4… Shindig
for Solo Horn and Concert Band/Wind Ensemble
20480 12:00 Solo horn; picc., fl.(2), ob.(2), eng.hn., Eb cl., cl.(3), b.cl., bsn.(2), a.sax.(2), t.sax., bar.sax., bs.sax.; hn.(4), tpt.(4), flughn.(2), tbn.(3), euph., tba.; timp., perc.(4) To the Muses! 20484 8:00 picc, fl (2), ob (2), Bb cl (3), b cl, bsn (2), a sax (2), t sax, b sax, tpt (4), hn (4), tbn (2), euph, tba, cb, perc (3), timp
Four Dawns Over Bard’s Isle
Concerto for Soprano Saxophone and Chamber EnsembleJest
for Wind EnsembleLightscape
for Solo Horn and Wind Ensemble