Dan Knight Steinway Artist, Pianist, Composer © 2016

Dan Knight Steinway Artist, Pianist, Composer

CHAMBER MUSIC

Composed by DAN KNIGHT


QUINTET NUMBER ONE

For Violins 1 and 2, Viola, Cello and Piano


QUINTET NUMBER TWO

For Violins 1 and 2, Viola, Cello and Piano


QUINTET NUMBER THREE, in A minor

For Violins 1 and 2, Viola, Cello and Piano


VARIATIONS on a THEME by CHOPIN (2012)

Inspired by Prelude in B minor, Opus 28, Number 6, Frederic Chopin.

For Cello and Piano


CHORAL WOR​KS

Composed by DAN KNIGHT


"MASS" (2013)


Solo Celebrant, with SATB Choir, Piano, Contrabass and Percussion.


"THE EASTER SUITE" (2012)


Soprano, Mezzo Soprano, Tenor and Baritone Soloists, with SATB Choir.

Trumpet, Pipe Organ, Piano, Quartet (V1, V2, Vla and Vcl), Contrabass


"THE CHRISTMAS ORATORIO" (2011)


Soprano, Mezzo Soprano, Alto, Tenor and Baritone Soloists, with Men's Chorus and SATB Choir.   Trumpet, Piano, Contrabass and Percussion.



SOLO PIANO SUITES

Composed by DAN KNIGHT


"THE WALT WHITMAN SUITE" (2008)


Words from "Leaves of Grass" and "Specimen Days" by WALT WHITMAN

Music composed by DAN KNIGHT


​NOMINATED for the

2008 PULITZER PRIZE IN MUSIC



"A DAY IN THE GARDENS OF MONET" (1997)


Inspired by the works of CLAUDE MONET 

and MONET's Chateau and Gardens

GIVERNY, FRANCE



"THE KANDINSKY SUITE" (2013)


Inspired by the Visual Art of

VASSILY KANDINSKY

SYMPHONIC WORKS 

Composed by DAN KNIGHT


"THE SCOTLAND SUITE" (2014)


     Piano Concerto, with Symphony Orchestra

     

     Sunrise on Arthur's Seat

     Highland Prince

     Ceilidh


"THE PERSISTENCE OF MEMORY" (2016)


     Inspired by "The Persistence of Memory" by Salvador Dali


     A Concerto Grosso commissioned by

     THE AURIO TRIO


     Piano, Bassoon and Tuba, with Orchestra



"MURAL" (To be completed Summer 2016)


    Inspired by Jackson Pollock's "Mural"

    Piano Concerto with Orchestra





SYMPHONIC WORKS

Arranged by DAN KNIGHT


"A GERSHWIN CELEBRATION" (2014) 

Celebrating the works of GEORGE GERSHWIN


American in Paris (variations)

Our Love is Here to Stay

I Got Rhythm

Rhapsody in Blue (variations)

Fascinatin' Rhythm

I'm On My Way (from "Porgy and Bess"


Piano Concerto (or selected songs)

with Orchestra



"ELLINGTONIA!" (2013)

Celebrating the works of DUKE ELLINGTON and BILLY STRAYHORN


Caravan

Mood Indigo

Azure

Reflections in D

Lush Life

Chelsea Bridge

Perdido

I'm Beginning to See the Light

The Mooche

In a Sentimental Mood

What Am I Here For?

Satin Doll

Take the "A" Train


PIANO SOLO with SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA

In the jazz idiom . . .

Arranged for JAZZ TRIO (Piano, Bass and Percussion) by DAN KNIGHT


A TRIBUTE to DR. BILLY TAYLOR

The works of Dr. Billy Taylor


It's a Grand Night for Swinging

For Undine

Easy Walking

I Wish I Knew How It Would Feel To Be Free



A TRIBUTE TO OSCAR PETERSON

The Works of OSCAR PETERSON

Arranged and performed by DAN KNIGHT and Trio


Blues a la Oscar (by DAN KNIGHT)

When Summer Comes

Perdido


THE COLE PORTER SONGBOOK


THE GEORGE GERSHWIN SONGBOOK


THE JOHNNY MERCER SONGBOOK


THE HAROLD ARLEN SONGBOOK