Dec 19, This lecture-recital deals with the two percussion sextets of Carlos Chavez. Each of the compositions is analyzed by examining compositional. Aspects of Two Major Works for Percussion Ensemble: Toccata by Carlos Chavez and Cantata para America Magica by Alberto. Ginastera, A Lecture Recital. Toccata for Percussion Instruments: Carlos Chávez: The Toccata for percussion instruments () is scored for 11 types of percussion instruments, some of.

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Chlvez’s Toccata has obtained its place in the literature—it is one of the most often performed percussion works in the world. The slow middle movement emphasizes the timbres and tocczta of the metallic, normally atonal [ citation needed ] percussion instruments.

Tambuco Toccata for Percussion Instruments Xochipilli. More information about this dissertation can be viewed below. Accession or Local Control No: Although Tambuco has not yet attained the same status as Toccata, it is, nevertheless, an important contribution to the literature. When Dates and time periods associated with this dissertation. Sexy Trippy All Moods.

The title refers to one of the eighteen fixed festivals of the Aztec calendar, celebrated in the fifth month of each year in honor of Tezcatlipoca the “smoking mirror” or “mirror of fire”. Usage Statistics When was this dissertation last used? There is a passage in which the players are instructed to muffle the drums by covering the heads with a cloth or chamois.


The piece has been described as rhythmically ebullient, [8] and as a dhavez study of rhythm and color, “creating an original climate of intense attractiveness and achieving great diversity of accents, sounds, and nuances. Retrieved 9 December The first movement is primarily for drums; the second one casts a mysterious spell with mainly metallic instruments.

Follow the links below to find similar items on the Digital Library. The Toccata was one of the first major pieces written for percussion ensemble alone, becoming a cornerstone in rhythmic music. Retrieved from ” https: The selection, substitution, and construction of the necessary chavz for performance are explored.

Complete Chamber Music, Vol. About Browse this Collection. Item Type Thesis or Dissertation. Mexican composer and conductor”.

Toccata for Percussion Instruments

This is one of the first major pieces written for percussion ensemble alone, and perhaps the first in a Classical, multi-movement form. Author Peterman, Timothy J. Provided By UNT Libraries The UNT Tocxata serve the university and community by providing access to physical and online collections, fostering information literacy, supporting academic research, and much, much more. Les Percussions de Strasbourg 50th Anniversary. North Texas State University. Historic Works for Percussion Ensemble.


Pages with citations lacking titles Pages with citations having bare URLs All self-contradictory articles All articles with unsourced statements Articles with unsourced statements from October An attempt is also made to identify the significance of these works by examining some of the early influences on Chavez’s compositional style both from his native Mexico, and from other composers writing for percussion ensembles.

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People and organizations associated with either the creation of this dissertation or its content. During the movement, the glockenspiel and xylophone also play fragmented melodious strands, bringing out the composer’s Mexican roots. The minute piece was complete inin time for Cage’s West Coast tour.

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Genre Chamber Cchavez Classical. Rainy Day Relaxation Road Trip. As such, it is a brilliantly inventive piece, and is a cornerstone of the percussion ensemble repertoire. What responsibilities do I have when using this dissertation? Please enable JavaScript in your browser to use the site fully.

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