WORKS

CRAIG  MICHAEL  DAVIS | Composer

 

LARGE | ENSEMBLE

 

War Against the Soul (2017) 7 min

Wind Band

Commissioned and Premiered by Eric Smedley and the Indiana University Symphonic Wind Band

 

I Never Saw the Point of Breathing (2017) 8 min

Saxophone Ensemble: 12 Saxophones

Commissioned and Premiered by the Indiana University Student Composers' Association, April 2018

 

Letters to a Terrorist (2016-2017) 60 min

SSA, Flute, B. Clarinet, Piano, Perc., E. Guitar, VC, DB

Excerpts Premiered at the "Breaking the Fourth Wall" New Music Festival 2017

 

Floating Cities (2017) 7 min

Guitar Orchestra: 12 Classical Guitars

Placed "Finalist" in the 2017 ASCAP Young Composer Awards 2017

Commissioned and Premiered by Daniel Duarte and the Indiana University Guitar Ensemble

 

Imaginary Spaces (2016) 8 min

Flute, B. Clarinet, Piano, Perc., E. Guitar, VC, DB

Premiered at the DiMenna Center for Classical Music in NYC, 2016

 

Where I Am Now (2016) 10 min

Flute, B. Clarinet, Piano, Perc., E. Guitar, VC, DB

Premiered at the DiMenna Center for Classical Music in NYC, 2016
 

Re-Creation (2015, 2016) 49 min

String Orchestra

Placed "Finalist" in the Sacrarium Composition Competition for Sacred Music 2015

Premiered by the L'viv Philharmonic Orchestra, May 2015

 

Death Has Friends (2015) 8 min

Flute, B. Clarinet, Piano, Perc., E. Guitar, VC, DB

Premiered at the Firehouse Space in Brooklyn, 2015
 

The Ground Beneath My Feet (2015) 6 min

Flute, B. Clarinet, Piano, Perc., E. Guitar, VC, DB

Premiered at the Firehouse Space in Brooklyn, 2015

 

CHAMBER | ENSEMBLE

Nuclear Weapons (2018) 6 min

Percussion Quartet + Video

Premiere: Commissioned by the Oregon Bach Festival's Composers Symposium "New Sound Worlds 2018" in July 2018

 

 

Ever So Slightly The World Changes (2018) 12 min

7 Harps

Premiere: TBD

 

Gasping For Air (2017) 6 min

Fl, Cl, Cello, Percussion, Piano

Premiered at the "Breaking the Fourth Wall" New Music Festival 2017

 

Forgetting Faces (2016) 5 min

String Quartet No. 2

Commissioned and Premiered by the Indiana University Student Composers' Association, March 2017

 

Innocent Bystander (2015) 5 min

String Quartet No. 1

Commissioned and Premiered by the JACK Quaretet

 

The Space Between Spaces (2014) 5 min

String Trio

 

Resonance (2014) 8 min

Snare Drum Quartet

Commissioned and Premiered by the NYU Percussion Ensemble

 

Cayucos (2013) 6 min

Vln, VC, DB, Vibes, Piano, E. Guitar, Trombone, Clarinet, or Available Instruments

 

Biting The Apple (2013) 5 min

Piano and Tenor

Poem by Jeanie Greensfelder

 

White Noise (2013) 4 min

Piano, Vibraphone, Cello

 

Refracted (2013) 25 min

Cello Trio

 

Black Light (2013) 20 min

Electric Guitar Quartet 

 

Entropy is a Property of the System (excerpt) (2013) 8 min

Clarinet, B.Cl., Vln, VC, E.Guitar, Vibes, Marimba, E.Organ

 

Drone 8 (2012) 5 min

Four Pianos

 

Perspective (2012) 10 min (excerpt) 

Flute, Alto Sax, Vln, VC, DB, Piano or Available Instruments

 

The Manifesto (2012) 10 min

Available Instruments

 

SOLO | DUO

Reflected Light (2018) 7 min

Cello + Fixed Media

 

The Coming of Light (2017) 3 min

Piano and Tenor 

 

The Falling of the Leaves (2017) 3 min

Piano and Tenor 

12 Etudes (2016) 60 min

Solo Piano

Placed "Finalist" in the 2016 ASCAP Young Composer Awards 

S.L.O. Down (2015) 5 min

Bass Clarinet Duo

 

The Raven (2012) 11 min

Piano & Spoken Word

 

Annabel Lee (2012) 6 min

Piano & Spoken Word

Meditations (2012) 8 min

Prepared Piano

Life Cycle (2012) 12 min

Solo Piano and ebow

 

Indigo Bliss (2012) 3 min

Solo Piano

 

San Francisco Parade (2012) 5 min

Solo Piano & 5 ebows

 

Mirage (2012) 3 min

Toy Piano  

 

 

OPERA | MUSIC THEATER

Letters to a Terrorist (2017) 75 min

SSA, Flute, B. Clarinet, Piano, Perc., E. Guitar, VC, DB

 

CHORUS | VOCAL

 

Selah (2015) 5 min

SSATTB, Piano, Glockenspiel, Bass Drum, Double Bass

 

ARRANGEMENTS

Brandenburg Concerto No. 5 (J.S. Bach)(2016) 7 min

Flute, B. Clarinet, Piano, Perc., E. Guitar, VC, DB

 

Lost Illusions (Felix Mendelssohn) (2016) 5 min

Flute, B. Clarinet, Piano, Perc., E. Guitar, VC, DB

 

The Well-Tempered Clavier Book I & II (excerpt)(2013) 120 min

Arrangement for Strings

 

MULTI-MEDIA 

 

FILM & Radio

 

Official Film Reel* (2018) 4.5 min

Samples From Most Recent Projects

One Track Interview (2018) 45 min

Interview by One Track Radio

IU GPSG Podcast (Ep. 7) (2017) 27 min

Radio Show Produced by Rick Brewer

Berlin: Symphony of a Great City (1927) (2017) 62 min

1927 Silent Film by Walter Ruttmann

The Strong Man (2017) 6 min

1926 Silent Film

 

The Run Through (2016) 3 min

Documentary Short

 

The Midnight Screening (2012) 75 mins

Various Compositions and Foley

 

Raising Ryan (2012) 22 min

Documentary Film

 

Chosen (2012) 1 min

Animation Trailer

 

*recordings available upon request

 

ELECTRO-ACCOUSTIC

 

Reflected Light (2018) 7 min

Cello + Fixed Media

Ever Be Deconstruction (2017) 6 min

Fixed Media

Safe Haven (2017) 6 min

Piano + Electronics           

Quiet Music (2016) 7 min

Music Concrete     

All The Sound We Cannot Hear (2016) 6 min

Music Concrete

For Your Convenience (2013) 4 min

Music Concrete

Tuning Fork Etude (2013) 7 min

Tuning Forks and Two E. Pianos

 

DISCOGRAPHY

 
  SELAH     for Choir

SELAH for Choir

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
  WAR AGAINST THE SOUL   for Wind Band

WAR AGAINST THE SOUL for Wind Band

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
  WORK IN PROGRESS   for Orchestra

WORK IN PROGRESS for Orchestra

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
  I NEVER SAW THE POINT OF BREATHING   for Saxophone Ensemble

I NEVER SAW THE POINT OF BREATHING for Saxophone Ensemble

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
  12 ETUDES   for Solo Piano

12 ETUDES for Solo Piano