Michael Daugherty

Michael Daugherty

Also known as Daugherty
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Discography of Michael Daugherty:

# Release title Total tracks Type of release is Imprint date Label
1 Metropolis Symphony 8 Audio 1996 Argo Records (2)
2 Metropolis Symphony • Deus Ex Machina 10 Audio 2009 Naxos
3 Route 66 • Ghost Ranch • Sunset Strip • Time Machine 12 Audio 2011 Naxos
4 Wolf Rounds 9 Audio 2010 Naxos
5 Jackie O 3 Audio 2009-01-01 Dynamic (4)
6 Concerto Per Violino E Orchestra / Fire And Blood 5 Audio 2007 Amadeus
7 Fire & Blood / Motorcity Triptych / Raise The Roof 10 Audio 2009 Naxos
8 Bells For Stokowski 22 Audio 2004 Reference Recordings
9 Jackie O (The Opera) 23 Audio 1997 Argo Records (2)

Michael Daugherty is one of the most commissioned, recorded and according to the League of American Orchestras, one of the ten most performed living American composers. Born in 1954 in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, Daugherty is the son of a dance-band drummer and the oldest of five brothers, all professional musicians. Daugherty joined the School of Music at the University of Michigan (Ann Arbor) in 1991, where he is Professor of Composition and a mentor to many of today’s most talented young composers. In 2011, the Nashville Symphony’s Naxos recording of Daugherty’s Metropolis Symphony and Deus ex Machina was honored with three GRAMMY® Awards, including Best Classical Contemporary Composition. Daugherty’s music is published by Peermusic Classical, Boosey and Hawkes, and Michael Daugherty Music. His GRAMMY® award winning recordings can be heard on Albany, Argo, Delos, Equilibrium, Klavier, Naxos and Nonesuch labels.

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