Doctoral Project Papers [Option 3] - Music
These scholarly essays are part of research projects in partial fulfillment of the degree of Doctor of Musical Arts in the School of Music. The projects also involved the preparation and performance of two lecture recitals related to the essay topic.
(School of Music, College of Fine and Applied Arts, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2022)This study provides a better understanding of the integration of visual, audio, and performative elements in multimedia. The primary significance of this project is to expose a new perspective for multimedia analysis that ...
The development of folk elements in George Enescu's violin works with an emphasis on Violin Sonata no. 3 (School of Music, College of Fine and Applied Arts, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2021)The purpose of my project is to provide an analysis of the usage of folk elements in one of the standard twentieth-century violin sonatas, George Enescu’s Violin Sonata No. 3 in A minor, Op. 25. His last work in this ...
Adapting and performing big band repertoire with a violist: A discussion and practical demonstration (School of Music, College of Fine and Applied Arts, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2021)This project presents strategies for adapting and performing repertoire written for jazz big band (i.e. five saxophones, four trombones, four trumpets, guitar, piano, bass, and drum set) to include the viola, focusing ...
(School of Music, College of Fine and Applied Arts, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2021)The first time my quartet read through Isang Yun’s String Quartet No. 1 (1955), my two fellow Korean colleagues and I immediately recognized traditional Korean musical elements. Our colleague with a Western background ...
The electric saxophone: An examination of and guide to electroacoustic technology and classical saxophone repertoire Throughout history, advances in technology have impacted classical saxophone repertoire. As new electroacoustic tools for composition were created, classical saxophone repertoire showcasing these new creative technologies ...