Browse College of Fine and Applied Arts by Contributor "Heiles, William H."
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(2011-01-14)The purpose of this study is to show composer Chen Yi (b.1953)’s musical synthesis of East and West. Examples and analysis are made from the following selected pieces: Fiddle Suite, The Points, Ancient Dances, Ning, Song ...
(2013-08-22)The music of George Gershwin has remained ensconced in concert programs ever since the premiere of Rhapsody in Blue in 1924. His music possesses everything that popular music has, namely memorable, catchy tunes and a ...
(2011-01-14)The purpose of this study is to draw attention to the hybrid of Eastern and Western musical elements, in Chen Yi’s orchestral work Si Ji. In this dissertation, Chen Yi’s Si Ji will be thoroughly discussed by a detailed ...
(2013-05-24)This study examines Jonathan Harvey’s core musical processes and spiritual background through his four string quartets—No. 1 (1977), No. 2 (1988), No. 3 (1995), and No. 4 (2003). The paper surveys Harvey’s eclectic background ...
Performance Insights for Mozart Piano Sonatas Derived from Eighteenth-Century Compositional Guides (2011-01-14)This thesis uses ideas found in the eighteenth-century composition guides of Joseph Riepel, Heinrich Christoph Koch, Anton Reicha and Johann Friedrich Daube to gain insight into the musical language found in the Mozart ...
Performance Suggestions for Franz Liszt's Operatic Arrangements on Don Juan (Don Giovanni), La Sonnambula, Robert Le Diable, and Norma (2002)