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Liu Yintong’s Duet for Cello and Piano “Memorial II”

Abstract In an interview with the composer Liu Yintong, she shared her thoughts regarding

her inspiration to compose the duet Memorial II. Liu studied under Chen Yi, who is a leading female contemporary composer. She has won many honors and awards worldwide, in addition to performing with major symphonies and musicians, including Yo-Yo Ma, Evelyn Glennie, the Cleveland Orchestra, the British Broadcasting Company (BBC), and Los Angeles Philharmonic. Chen Yi’s Percussion Concerto combines Eastern and Western music styles and also includes Chinese poetry, and elements of Beijing opera. Similarly, Liu uses Chinese poetry and elements of Hebei opera in Memorial II. This document and recording of Memorial II will examine the musical integration of Liu’s ... (more)
Created Date 2019
Contributor Guo, Wei (Author) / Landschoot, Tom (Advisor) / Solis, Ted (Committee member) / Rotaru, Catalin (Committee member) / Arizona State University (Publisher)
Subject Music / Cello / Chen Yi / Memorial / Yintong Liu
Type Doctoral Dissertation
Extent 102 pages
Language Chinese
Note Doctoral Dissertation Music 2019
Collaborating Institutions Graduate College / ASU Library
Additional Formats MODS / OAI Dublin Core / RIS

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