|Common Ground: Promoting Communication and Fostering Trust Among Israeli Arabs and Jews Through Music
||Most Israeli Arabs and Jews live lives apart. They live in different neighborhoods, attend different schools, and often work in different locations. It is not surprising, then, that there is a lack of basic communication between Jews and Arabs in Isr...
|Beethoven's D Major Sonata for Cello and Piano, Op. 102 No. 2: an annotated performer's edition based on the suggestions of Bernard Greenhouse
||Honorary Doctor of Music Bernard Greenhouse has earned a worldwide reputation as one of the leading cellists of our generation. As the founding cellist of the Beaux Arts Trio, he has garnered international acclaim for his supreme artistry; and as a t...
|Chaos in music: historical developments and applications to music theory and composition
||The Doctoral Dissertation submitted by Jonathan R. Salter, in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree Doctor of Musical Arts at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro comprises the following:
|The Turkish clarinet: its history, an exemplification of its practice by Serkan Çagri, and a single case study
||The document provides a glimpse into the world of Turkish performance for a Western audience, including a history of the Turkish clarinet, a description of the instrument as exemplified by Serkan Çagri's career, and a single case study of the author'...
|Igor Stravinsky's L'Histoire du soldat trio for clarinet, violin, and piano: a critical edition
||The purpose of this dissertation was to create a critical edition of L'Histoire du Soldat trio. The copyist manuscript from Chester Music (JWC 222) and handwritten manuscript (Dep RS 76) from Stadbibliothek Winterthur were consulted to create an edit...
|The pivotal role of Messiaen’s quartet for the end of time in the establishment of the clarinet-piano quartet genre
||Messiaen's Quartet for the End of Time played a pivotal role in the development of the clarinet-piano quartet genre. Messiaen's Quartet for the End of Time and the subsequent rise of the clarinet-piano quartet genre exemplify a moder...
|The clarinet concerto of Ralph Hermann: recording, publication, and preservation
||I. Solo Recital: Thursday, April 21, 2011, 7:30 p.m., Recital Hall. Concerto No. 2 in F minor Op. 5 (Bernhard Henrik Crusell); Rhapsody for Alto Saxophone (Ralph Hermann); Romance (Franz Schubert); <...
|Effects of materials on the acoustic properties of clarinet barrels
||This project was intended to provide empirical data to determine if materials (e.g. Cocobolo, Mopane, Grenadilla, Delrin, and Purpleheart) used to make clarinet barrels have an effect on sound quality and response. The following questions were addres...