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Performer's Guide to Toru Takemitsu's in the Woods

Title: A Performer's Guide to Toru Takemitsu's in the Woods.
Name(s): Dunlap, Matthew George, author
Clendinning, Jane Piper, professor directing treatise
Glahn, Denise Von, outside committee member
Holzman, Bruce, committee member
Punter, Melanie, committee member
College of Music, degree granting department
Florida State University, degree granting institution
Type of Resource: text
Genre: Text
Issuance: monographic
Date Issued: 2008
Publisher: Florida State University
Place of Publication: Tallahassee, Florida
Physical Form: computer
online resource
Extent: 1 online resource
Language(s): English
Abstract/Description: This paper presents a performer's analysis of the solo guitar work In The Woods (1995) by Toru Takemitsu, it provides insight into Takemitsu's compositional style and his views on music, and serves as a performance guide to aid guitarists in the interpretation and performance of his guitar works. I examine In the Woods from three perspectives: analytical, performance, and aesthetic. The analysis includes a detailed assessment of form, phrase structure, melodic structure, rhythmic motives, and all materials relative to the construction of each movement. Analytical comments are directly connected to their applications in the performance of each movement, and include technical considerations such as fingerings and articulations where applicable.
Identifier: FSU_migr_etd-0630 (IID)
Submitted Note: A Treatise submitted to the College of Music in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of Doctor of Music.
Degree Awarded: Degree Awarded: Summer Semester, 2008.
Date of Defense: Date of Defense: April 24, 2008.
Keywords: Guitar
Bibliography Note: Includes bibliographical references.
Advisory committee: Jane Piper Clendinning, Professor Directing Treatise; Denise Von Glahn, Outside Committee Member; Bruce Holzman, Committee Member; Melanie Punter, Committee Member.
Subject(s): Music
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Owner Institution: FSU

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Dunlap, M. G. (2008). A Performer's Guide to Toru Takemitsu's in the Woods. Retrieved from