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Convergences Op.28a for Woodwinds, Brass, Percussion and Piano by Marlos Nobre: A New Performance Edition and Analysis

Abstract Convergences, one of the best known orchestral pieces by Marlos Nobre, was originally written in 1968 and scored for winds, percussion and piano; however, that version was neither performed nor published. Upon contacting the composer, the author learned that there was no performance-ready edition available. The purpose of this project, therefore, was to create a performance edition of Convergences Op. 28a by Marlos Nobre; to lead the premiere performance of the original version of the work; and to provide potential future performers with a descriptive analysis of the work, along with biographical information about the composer. After receiving revisions from the composer, the author created a new score, using a music notation program; the s... (more)
Created Date 2012
Contributor Pereira, Diogo Ahmed (Author) / Hill, Gary W (Advisor) / Bailey, Wayne (Committee member) / Pagano, Caio (Committee member) / Rogers, Rodney (Committee member) / Russell, Timothy (Committee member) / Arizona State University (Publisher)
Subject Music / Convergences / Diogo Pereira / Marlos Nobre / wind ensemble
Type Doctoral Dissertation
Extent 157 pages
Language English
Reuse Permissions All Rights Reserved
Note D.M.A. Music 2012
Collaborating Institutions Graduate College / ASU Library
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