|The Effect of Focal Task-Specific Embouchure Dystonia upon Brass Musicians: A Literature Review and Case Study
||To promote awareness and understanding among brass musicians of focal task-specific embouchure dystonia (FTSED)--a misunderstood and debilitating occupational disorder--a comprehensive review of literature from prominent medical, scientific, and musi...
|Forty-two counterparts for Vladislav Blazhevich "70 Studies for BBb Tuba Vol. I"
||The purpose of this project was to write duet counterparts for Vladislav Blazhevich's etude book, 70 Studies for BBb Tuba and to establish a desire for these duets among college applied-tuba teachers. A short biography of Blazhevich and history of hi...
|A performance edition of Five works by William Grant Still (1895-1978): brass quintet arrangements of Memphis man, Bayou home, Mississippi, Elegy, and All that I am
||William Grant Still (1895-1978) was one of the most prolific African-American composers of the 20th Century. In fact during his career, Still composed over 150 musical works. He was the first African-American to conduct a major American symphony orch...
|An annotated bibliography of works for solo marimba and electronics published from 1978-2012
||The purpose of this study was to create an annotated bibliography of works for solo marimba and electronics published from 1978-2012. Thirty-four compositions were included in the annotated bibliography. For inclusion in this study, works met criteri...
|The purposes of tubists universal brotherhood association: development, literature, performance, and pedagogy 1973-2012
||The purpose of this project was to document the purposes of Tubists Universal Brotherhood Association, currently known as the International Tuba Euphonium Association, from 1973-2012, and to analyze the effectiveness of the organization in fulfilling...
|The unaccompanied trumpet music of Stanley Friedman
||1. Solo Recital: Thursday, April 4th, 2013, 5:30 P.M., Recital Hall, UNCG. Credo (Barnes-Chance); Sonata for Trumpet and Piano (Stephenson); Paths (Takemitsu); Da Tchas Nastal (Tchaikovsky); None But the Lonely Heart (Tchaikovsky); Evening Op. 46 (Tc...
|An annotated bibliography of music for horn, tuba and piano
||This document is an annotated bibliography of published, original compositions for horn, tuba and piano. There have been a consistent output of works for the trio that are varied in compositional style and difficulty. There are currently 23 available...
|A categorization of events at the International Tuba-Euphonium conferences: 1973 to 2014
||The purpose of this document was to categorize how the International Tuba Euphonium Conferences have been used to meet the goals stated in the International Tuba Euphonium Association’s constitution during the conferences from 1973 to 2014. Definitio...
|The West African drum set: applying Mande Djembé traditions to the modern drum set
||The goblet shaped hand drum from West Africa called djembé has seen significant growth in performance and education settings outside of Africa over the past several decades. As a result, many non-African percussion students are being exposed to rhyth...