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A Transcription of Four Viola Works by York Bowen for Clarinet and Piano


Abstract Works for clarinet in the twentieth century exist in abundance; furthermore, the number of extant works from the Classical period is substantial. However, works for solo clarinet in the late-Romantic style are lacking; most of the significant literature for clarinet is contained in orchestral works. Therefore, the purpose of this project is to add to the solo clarinet repertoire of the late Romantic-style through the transcription of works written originally for viola. The four works transcribed for this project are by York Bowen. Bowen was a British composer and pianist who taught at the Royal Academy of Music in England. Although his career flourished in the twentieth century, his music reflects the music of the late-Romantic style. The p... (more)
Created Date 2011
Contributor Deboer, Andrew Caleb (Author) / Spring, Robert S (Advisor) / Hill, Gary (Committee member) / Norton, Kay (Committee member) / Mcallister, Timothy (Committee member) / Stauffer, Sandra (Committee member) / Arizona State University (Publisher)
Subject Music / Performing arts / Fine arts / Bowen / Clarinet / Transcription / Viola / York
Type Doctoral Dissertation
Extent 181 pages
Language English
Copyright
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Note D.M.A. Music 2011
Collaborating Institutions Graduate College / ASU Library
Additional Formats MODS / OAI Dublin Core / RIS


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  Sonata No. 1 in C minor, Op. 18 -. Allegro moderato
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  Sonata No. 1 in C minor - Poco le. Poco lento e cantabile
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  Sonata No. 1 in C minor - Finale. Finale - Presto
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  Phantasy in F, Op. 54.
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  Romance in D-flat 1.
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  Sonata No. 2 in F Major, Op. 22 -. Allegro assai
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  Sonata No. 2 in F Major, Op. 22 -. Grave
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  Sonata No. 2 in F Major, Op. 22 -. Finale - Allegro giocoso
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