An investigation of the "jeux de timbres" in Claude Vivier's "Orion" and his other instrumental works of 1979-80

Ross Braes
Composer
Ross Braes
Composition Date: 2003

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  • Call Number:
  • THESIS 0113
  • Date of Acquisition:
  • June 18, 2008
  • Type:
  • Sound recording, archival
  • Physical Description:
  • 1 dissertation (255 p.); 28 cm.
    Thesis (Ph. D.)--University of British Columbia, 2003.
  • Language Information
  • Main language: English
  • Additional Information:
  • "A thesis submitted in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of Doctor of Philosophy in the Faculty of Graduate Studies (School of Music), University of British Columbia."
    Abstract
    Table of contents
    List of tables
    List of figures
    Preface
    Acknowledgments
    Frontispiece

    Introduction
    Chapter 1 : "Jeux de timbres" in the instrumental works of 1979-80
    Chapter 2 : Common musical attributes of the four works
    Chapter 3 : Sketches for "Orion"
    Chapter 4 : Considerations of melody, form, and chord-colours in "Orion"
    Chapter 5 : Chord-colours in the other instrumental works of 1979-80
    Chapter 6 : Additive synthesis and its impact on Vivier's post-1980 music
    Conclusion

    Bibliography
    Appendices

    Additional People:
    Claude Vivier
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