• COMMISSIONS

 

Commission Norman David for a composition or arrangement.

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• Jazz Big Band (Instrumental) • Jazz Big Band (w/vocal)
• Small Jazz Group (trio, quartet, quintet, etc.)
• Solo Instrument/Solo Instrument & Piano (modern classical)
• Concert Band • Symphonic Wind Symphony • Wind Ensemble

 

Upcoming Commissions/World Premieres:

New composition commissioned by

United States Air Force Band of the Golden West

2017 - title  and location TBA

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 GUITAR SONATA

commissioned by Dave Bozenhard

2017 - date  and location TBA

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Recent World Premieres:

 GIANT STEPS (John Coltrane) 

Arranged for big band by Norman David

(for Ben Schachter)

commissioned by

The Jazz Orchestra of Philadelphia

Terell Stafford, Artistic Director

December 3, 2016 - Perelman Theater

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GOD REST YE MERRY GENTLEMEN (English traditional)

Arranged by Norman David

(inspired by Tim Warfield's performance on his album Jazzy Christmas)

commissioned by

The Jazz Orchestra of Philadelphia

Terell Stafford, Artistic Director

December 19, 2015 - Perelman Theater

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OUTSETS for flute and guitar

commissioned by Dave Bozenhard

November 12, 2015 - Philadelphia Ethical Society

Katie Ambacher, flute & Dave Bozenhard, guitar

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ON THE SUNNY SIDE OF THE STREET (Fields, McHugh)

THE MAN I LOVE (Gershwins)

Arranged for big band and vocal by Norman David

commissioned by The Temple University Jazz Band

Terell Stafford, Artistic Director

May 5, 2014 - Dizzy's Club Coca-Cola, NYC

and recorded on the album:

Dear Dizzy: A Tribute to Dizzy Gillespie (BCM+D Records)

Temple University Jazz Band w/Jimmy Heath and Jon Faddis

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FOUR STORIES FOR REAL

commissioned by The Temple University Wind Symphony

Emily Threinen, Conductor

March 26, 2014

Temple University Performing Arts Center

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CANDY (Kramer, David, Whitney)

Arranged for big band with trumpet feature by Norman David

commissioned by

The Jazz Orchestra of Philadelphia

Terell Stafford, Artistic Director

Preview: April 30, 2013 - Philadelphia City Hall Plaza

World premiere: Jan. 7, 2014 - Verizon Hall, Philadelphia