Doug Higgins on the Bitterroot River

2000 - 2020

Montana Dreams

Montana Dreams composed and produced under the Montana Brass label.

Streams of Yellowstone

Streams of Yellowstone composed and produced under the Montana Brass label.

The Secret Garden

The Secret Garden ia a choral work composed and performed for young voices and chamber orchestra.

Greek Hymns

Doug is an advid reader of Greek and has completed a work for choir called Three Greek Hymns.

Woodwind Quintet

The piece (Caldera) is about the Yellowstone supper volcano as a universal chaos in five movements: (1) Beginning of Time, (2) Retoration, (3) Redemption, (4)Transfiguration, (5) End of Time


Doug is composing and arranging for big band jazz ensembles and small groups. He composed and performed a jazz trio for flugel horn, piano and base, and which he also plays native American flutes. The piece is called "Fountain".

String Quartet

Yellowstone is a work in six movements: (1) Flows Down, (2) Caldera, (3) The Secret Garden, (4) Gallatin, (5) Lamar River Song, (6) Yellowstone.


Song of Songs composed for chorus, solo voices, and chamber orchestra.The overture was performed in the spring of 2018. The performance of the oratorio is pending.