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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The first movement is primarily for drums; the second one casts a mysterious spell with mainly metallic instruments. Unique identifying numbers for this dissertation in the Digital Library or other systems.
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Originally, a toccata was a fast, virtuosic composition. This is one of the first major pieces written for percussion ensemble alone, and perhaps the first in a Classical, multi-movement form. Toccata movements traditionally are fast movements with many repeated notes, an opportunity for virtuosic display.
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The piece has been described as rhythmically ebullient,  and as a brilliant study of rhythm and color, “creating an original climate of intense attractiveness and achieving great diversity of accents, sounds, and nuances.
It has tocccata viewed timeswith 6 in the last month. The Toccata is composed for 2 snare drumsIndian drums 1 small and 1 or 2 larger ones2 tenor drumsbass drumclavesmaraca2 suspended cymbalslarge and small gongs2 tubular chimesglockenspielxylophoneand 3 timpanidistributed among six players.
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Author Peterman, Timothy J. Chair Schietroma, Robert J. There is a passage in which the players are instructed to muffle the drums by covering the heads with a cloth or chamois. The first and last movements of the three-movement work are both in sonata formduring which the composer explores using long, sustained rolls, syncopated patterns. Provided By UNT Libraries The UNT Libraries serve the university and community by providing access to physical and online collections, fostering information literacy, supporting academic research, and much, much more.
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Item Type Thesis or Dissertation. 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 cbavez fire”.
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During the movement, the glockenspiel and xylophone also play fragmented melodious strands, bringing out the composer’s Mexican roots.
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The slow middle movement emphasizes the timbres and tones of the metallic, normally atonal [ citation needed ] percussion instruments. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Les Percussions de Strasbourg 50th Anniversary.