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Para Mi Alma for Chamber Wind Ensemble

Abstract Para Mi Alma is a composition for chamber wind ensemble comprised of an Introduction, two dance movements, and a concluding movement featuring the full ensemble in a chorale-like finale. This piece follows the narrative of an abusive relationship, and the emotional rollercoaster that one experiences during the self extrication and consequential rebirth of identity. Para Mi Alma (For My Soul) is scored for chamber wind ensemble with the following instrumentation: piccolo/flute, Bb clarinet, bass clarinet, bassoon; soprano, tenor, and baritone saxophone; trumpet, trumpet/flugelhorn, horn in F, tenor and bass trombone; double bass, and three percussionists - marimba/congas, auxiliary percussion (wind chimes, suspended cymbal, triangle, bass dr... (more)
Created Date 2019
Contributor Vincent, Katelyn Rae (Author) / Rogers, Rodney (Advisor) / Knowles, Kristina (Committee member) / Kocour, Michael (Committee member) / Arizona State University (Publisher)
Subject Musical composition / Domestic Violence / Latin Dances / Wind Ensemble
Type Masters Thesis
Extent 63 pages
Language English
Note Masters Thesis Music 2019
Collaborating Institutions Graduate College / ASU Library
Additional Formats MODS / OAI Dublin Core / RIS

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