Selected Original Works

ABSTRACTION BLUE (for Georgia O’Keefe) (TRIO)
Renee Rosnes: As We Are Now (Blue Note/EMI Canada)
Commissioned by Jazz at Lincoln Center

THE ACHE OF THE ABSENCE (QUINTET)
Renee Rosnes: Ancestors (Blue Note/EMI Canada)

ANCESTORS (SEXTET, BIG BAND)
Renee Rosnes: Ancestors (Blue Note/EMI Canada)
Renee Rosnes with the Danish Radio Jazz Orchestra
(arranged by Michael Philip Mossman)

AS WE ARE NOW (QUARTET)
Renee Rosnes: As We Are Now (Blue Note/EMI Canada)

AURORA BOREALIS (OCTET)
SFJAZZ Collective Live 2008
Commissioned by SFJAZZ

BLACK HOLES (QUARTET, BIG BAND)
Renee Rosnes: As We Are Now (Blue Note/EMI Canada)
Renee Rosnes with the Danish Radio Jazz Orchestra
(arranged by Jim McNeely)

BULLDOG’S CHICKEN RUN (QUARTET, BIG BAND)
Renee Rosnes: As We Are Now (Blue Note/EMI Canada)
Renee Rosnes with the Danish Radio Jazz Orchestra
(arranged by Michael Philip Mossman)

THE CALL OF TRITON (SEPTET)
Renee Rosnes: Life on Earth (Blue Note/EMI Canada)

CAMBRIAN EXPLOSION (QUINTET)
Renee Rosnes: Written in the Rocks (Smoke Sessions)

CHASING SPIRITS (QUARTET)
Renee Rosnes: As We Are Now (Blue Note/EMI Canada)

DEEP COVE (QUARTET)
Rosnes Ryga Quartet: Deep Cove (CBC Records)

DEEP IN THE BLUE (QUINTET)
Renee Rosnes: Written in the Rocks (Smoke Sessions)

DIZZY SPELLS (TRIO)
Renee Rosnes: A Time For Love (Video Arts Japan)

EARLY ONE MORNING (BIG BAND)
Renee Rosnes with the Danish Radio Jazz Orchestra (Blue Note/EMI Canada)
(arranged by Renee Rosnes)

EMPRESS AFTERNOON (QUINTET with Tabla)
Renee Rosnes: Life on Earth (Blue Note/EMI Canada)

FLEUR-DE-LIS (TWO PIANOS)
Renee Rosnes (Blue Note/Toshiba EMI)

FOR THE MOMENT (QUINTET)
Renee Rosnes: For the Moment (Blue Note/Toshiba EMI)

FREEDOM (QUARTET)
Native Colors: One World (Concord)

FROM HERE TO A STAR (QUARTET)
Renee Rosnes: Written in the Rocks (Smoke Sessions)
Lewis Nash: The Highest Mountain (Cellar Live)

GABRIOLA PASSAGE (QUINTET)
Renee Rosnes: Life on Earth (Blue Note/EMI Canada)

GALAPAGOS (QUINTET)
Renee Rosnes: Written in the Rocks (Smoke Sessions)

GARGOYLES (QUARTET)
Renee Rosnes: As We Are Now (Blue Note/EMI Canada)

THE GIFT (QUARTET)
Billy Drummond: The Gift (Criss Cross)

GIRLIE’S WORLD (QUARTET)
Native Colors: One World (Concord)

GOODBYE MUMBAI (QUINTET)
Renee Rosnes: Written in the Rocks (Smoke Sessions)

HANUMAN (OCTET)
Renee Rosnes: Life on Earth (Blue Note/EMI Canada)

HOMEWARD (QUARTET)
Renee Rosnes: For the Moment (Blue Note/Toshiba EMI)

I.A. BLUES (QUARTET)
Renee Rosnes (Blue Note/Toshiba EMI)

ICELIGHT (QUINTET)
Renee Rosnes: Life on Earth (Blue Note/EMI Canada)

JIMMY UP, JIMMY DOWN (QUINTET)
Todd Coolman & Trifecta: Collectables (Sunnyside Records)

THE KT BOUNDARY (QUINTET)
Renee Rosnes: Written in the Rocks (Smoke Sessions)

LET THE WILD RUMPUS START (QUINTET)
Renee Rosnes: Mirror Image (VideoArts Japan)

LEXICON (QUARTET)
Todd Coolman: Lexicon (DoubleTime Records)
Billy Drummond: Native Colors (Criss Cross)

LIFEWISH (QUINTET)
Renee Rosnes: Ancestors (Blue Note/EMI Canada)
Michael Dease: Solid Gold (D-Clef)

LION’S GATE (OCTET)
SFJAZZ Collective 2007 / commissioned by SFJAZZ

LITTLE SPIRIT (TRIO)
Renee Rosnes: Art & Soul (Blue Note/EMI Canada)

LOVE IS ENOUGH (OCTET)
SFJAZZ Collective 2005 / commissioned by SFJAZZ

LUCY FROM AFAR (QUARTET)
Renee Rosnes: Written in the Rocks (Smoke Sessions)

MALAGA MOON (QUINTET/ORCHESTRA)
Renee Rosnes: For The Moment (Blue Note/EMI Canada)
JJ Johnson: Tangence with the Robert Farnon Orchestra
(arranged by Robert Farnon)

MANHATTAN RAIN (QUINTET)
Renee Rosnes: Mirror Image (VideoArts Japan)
Joe Locke: Dear Life (Sirocco Music)                                                                               Rosnes Ryga Quartet: Deep Cove (CBC Records)

MIGRATIONS (OCTET)
SFJAZZ Collective 2009 – commissioned by SFJAZZ

MIRROR IMAGE (OCTET, SEXTET)
SFJAZZ Collective 2006 – commissioned by SFJAZZ

MIZMAHTA (QUARTET)
Renee Rosnes: As We Are Now (Blue Note/EMI Canada)
Brandi Disterheft: Gratitude (Justin Time Records)

NANA (TRIO)
Renee Rosnes: Life on Earth (Blue Note/EMI Canada)

NATIVE COLOURS (QUINTET)
Billy Drummond: Native Colours (Criss Cross)

NEMESIS (QUARTET)
Renee Rosnes: For The Moment (Blue Note/Toshiba EMI)

NORTH OF THE BORDER (SEXTET)
Out of the Blue (Blue Note/Toshiba EMI)

OF THIS DAY’S JOURNEY (OCTET)
SFJAZZ Collective 2004 – commissioned by SFJAZZ

ONE FOR WALTON (QUINTET)
Billy Drummond: Native Colours (Criss Cross)

ONE WORLD (QUARTET)
Native Colours: One World (Concord)

ORION’S BELT (QUARTET, BIG BAND)
Native Colors: One World (Concord)
Renee Rosnes with the Danish Radio Big Band (Blue Note/EMI Canada)
(arranged by Renee Rosnes)

QUIET EARTH (BIG BAND / TRIO with STRINGS)
Renee Rosnes with the Danish Radio Big Band (Blue Note/EMI Canada)
(arranged by Jim McNeely)
Renee Rosnes: Life on Earth (Blue Note/EMI Canada)
(arranged by Renee Rosnes)

ROMP (QUARTET)
Renee Rosnes: Art & Soul (Blue Note/Toshiba EMI)

SAROS CYCLE (TWO PIANOS)
Bill Charlap & Renee Rosnes: Double Portrait (Blue Note)

SENEGAL SON (QUINTET)
Renee Rosnes: Life on Earth (Blue Note/EMI Canada)

SO SIMPLE A BEGINNING (QUINTET)
Renee Rosnes: Written in the Rocks (Smoke Sessions)

STILL (In Memory of Sir Richard Rodney Bennett) (CHOIR)
Boston Conservatory Choral Ensemble
(with lyric by David Hajdu)

THE STORYTELLER (QUARTET)
Renee Rosnes (Blue Note/Toshiba EMI)
Joe Magnarelli: Why Not (Criss Cross)

SUFFER (TRIO with VOCAL)
David Hajdu: Waiting for the Angel (Miranda Music)

WRITTEN IN THE ROCKS (QUARTET)
Renee Rosnes: Written in the Rocks (Smoke Sessions)

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