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"Onward!" For Orchestra, Dominic Dousa Dec 2006

"Onward!" For Orchestra, Dominic Dousa

Dominic Dousa

A performance of my original composition by the El Paso Symphony Youth Orchestras, conducted by Benjamin Loeb. Piece was commission as part of activities as EPSYOs Composer-in-Residence.


"A Winter Pastorale" For Violin And Piano (Cambridge, Ma), Dominic Dousa Dec 2006

"A Winter Pastorale" For Violin And Piano (Cambridge, Ma), Dominic Dousa

Dominic Dousa

A performance of my original composition by Vanessa Cedillos (violin, Master's degree recital) and Naoko Sugiyama (piano)


Song Slam 2006, Elisa Fraser Wilson Dec 2006

Song Slam 2006, Elisa Fraser Wilson

Elisa Fraser Wilson

Students from the Music Theatre Production Company presented a recital of operatic and music theatre pieces.


Holiday Spectacular, Elisa Fraser Wilson Nov 2006

Holiday Spectacular, Elisa Fraser Wilson

Elisa Fraser Wilson

The university choirs performed an evening of holiday choral music.


"Songs Of Sea And Life" For Tenor/Baritone Voice And Piano, Dominic Dousa Nov 2006

"Songs Of Sea And Life" For Tenor/Baritone Voice And Piano, Dominic Dousa

Dominic Dousa

A performance of my original composition Jose Dominguez (tenor, student senior recital presenter) and Dominic Dousa (piano).


Solo Composition Recital (November 9, 2006), Dominic Dousa Nov 2006

Solo Composition Recital (November 9, 2006), Dominic Dousa

Dominic Dousa

Faculty Compositon Recital, presented by Elisa Wilson (mezzo soprano, UTEP), Lesley Chen (violin), and Dominic Dousa (piano). Performances of the following original compositions:

"Winter in the Country"

"Dream Land"

"Views from the Hills and Valleys"


Faculty Recital, Elisa Fraser Wilson Nov 2006

Faculty Recital, Elisa Fraser Wilson

Elisa Fraser Wilson

Dr. Wilson joined composer-in-residence Dr. Dominic Dousa in a recital of his music for voice and instruments.


University Choirs Concert, Elisa Fraser Wilson Oct 2006

University Choirs Concert, Elisa Fraser Wilson

Elisa Fraser Wilson

The university choirs joined forces with the orchestra to perform Haydn's Paukenmesse. Other works performed included the music of Hindemith, Reger and Bennet.


A Quantitative Model Of Key Distance, With An Analysis And Performance Of Schumann’S "Märchenbilder", Op. 113 (Music Theory Presentation, Lecture-Recital), Dominic Dousa, Renee Skerik Sep 2006

A Quantitative Model Of Key Distance, With An Analysis And Performance Of Schumann’S "Märchenbilder", Op. 113 (Music Theory Presentation, Lecture-Recital), Dominic Dousa, Renee Skerik

Dominic Dousa

Musicians are familiar with the traditional categorizations of key relationships: closely related, parallel, relative, and foreign. While some of these terms do describe well the relatedness of keys, they do not provide a clear means of comparing the relative remoteness of all keys from a particular reference key. For example, how much “more distant” is E-flat major from C major than is G major or D minor? The model presented in this lecture includes a number of important factors that may affect the perception of key relationships and assigns numerical measures to those factors. These measures are then used in ...


"Westward Journey" For Trombone Quartet (Original Composition), Dominic Dousa Sep 2006

"Westward Journey" For Trombone Quartet (Original Composition), Dominic Dousa

Dominic Dousa

A performance of my composition by the Continental Trombone Quartet. Presented at Concert I of Works by CMS Composers.


El Paso Music Teachers Association. September 14, 2006, Oscar Macchioni Sep 2006

El Paso Music Teachers Association. September 14, 2006, Oscar Macchioni

Oscar Macchioni

Invited by EPMTA. Addressed and demonstrated ornamentation, fingering, and sources on Baroque performance practices. Informed teachers about historical context, instruments, fingering and ornamentation performing excerpts of Baroque repertoire to be used in the EPMTA Baroque Contest.


"The Winds Of A Summer Night" For Viola And Piano, Dominic Dousa Sep 2006

"The Winds Of A Summer Night" For Viola And Piano, Dominic Dousa

Dominic Dousa

A performance of my original composition by Stephanie Schweigart (viola) and Dominic Dousa (piano).


Recital, Utep Faculty Recital Series (September 8, 2006), Dominic Dousa Sep 2006

Recital, Utep Faculty Recital Series (September 8, 2006), Dominic Dousa

Dominic Dousa

A faculty recital presentation by Stephanie Schweigart(violin and viola), Judi Wilkinson (harpsichord), and Dominic Dousa (piano).


'Iii. The Sky's The Limit' From "High Vistas" For Piano 4-Hands, Dominic Dousa Sep 2006

'Iii. The Sky's The Limit' From "High Vistas" For Piano 4-Hands, Dominic Dousa

Dominic Dousa

A performance of my original composition by Dena Kay Jones (piano) and Dominic Dousa (piano) at the annual beginning-of-year Faculty Departmental Recital.


Inside Unlv, Diane Russell, Cate Weeks, David Ashley, Mamie Peers, Lori Bachand, Shane Bevell, Regina Vaccari, Jennifer Vaughan Sep 2006

Inside Unlv, Diane Russell, Cate Weeks, David Ashley, Mamie Peers, Lori Bachand, Shane Bevell, Regina Vaccari, Jennifer Vaughan

Inside UNLV

No abstract provided.


Oklahoma University, Norman. Gp3 National Group Piano And Piano Pedagogy Forum. August 4, 2006, Oscar Macchioni Aug 2006

Oklahoma University, Norman. Gp3 National Group Piano And Piano Pedagogy Forum. August 4, 2006, Oscar Macchioni

Oscar Macchioni

Reporter

Tamy Bush's presentation "Working With Special Needs Students." Published in Piano Pedagogy Forum, January 2007. See article under Publications.


Vocal Jazz In The Choral Curriculum, Elisa Fraser Wilson Aug 2006

Vocal Jazz In The Choral Curriculum, Elisa Fraser Wilson

Elisa Fraser Wilson

Dr. Wilson presented a seminar on vocal jazz repertoire and rehearsal techniques for YISD choral music educators. In particular, the session focused on making vocal jazz accessible to teachers unfamiliar with the genre.


"A Winter Pastorale" For Violin And Piano, Dominic Dousa Jul 2006

"A Winter Pastorale" For Violin And Piano, Dominic Dousa

Dominic Dousa

A performance of my original composition by Lesley Chen (violin) and Dominic Dousa (piano).


"New Day Dawning" For Orchestra, Dominic Dousa Jun 2006

"New Day Dawning" For Orchestra, Dominic Dousa

Dominic Dousa

A performance of my original composition by the El Paso Symphony Youth Orchestras, conducted by Benjamin Loeb. Piece was commission as part of activities as EPSYOs Composer-in-Residence.


Commercial Music Faculty Recital, Elisa Fraser Wilson Jun 2006

Commercial Music Faculty Recital, Elisa Fraser Wilson

Elisa Fraser Wilson

The Commercial Music Faculty combined forces to present an evening of jazz and commercial music for the Texas Bandmasters Association (TBA) Summer Regional Workshop on the UTEP campus. Music included pieces by Mercer, Koehler, Gershwin, Fagen and Castillo.


Sun City Youth Opera Broadway Scenes, Elisa Fraser Wilson May 2006

Sun City Youth Opera Broadway Scenes, Elisa Fraser Wilson

Elisa Fraser Wilson

Dr. Wilson coached local grade-school, middle-school, and high school singers from the Sun City Youth Opera in their summer musical production Broadway Scenes. This production was hosted by Dr. Wilson on the UTEP campus, and involved Music Theatre Company students as mentors and technical staff.


"In Song We Raise Our Voices" For Satb Choir And Piano (Coldwater And Bronson, Mi / 2 Performances), Dominic Dousa May 2006

"In Song We Raise Our Voices" For Satb Choir And Piano (Coldwater And Bronson, Mi / 2 Performances), Dominic Dousa

Dominic Dousa

A performance of my original composition by the Branch County Community Chorus, conducted by Gerald Blanchard. Piece commissioned for the 5th anniversary of the BCCC. Also performed May 6, 2006 in Bronson, MI.


A Conductor’S Guide To Wind Instrument Deficiencies: A Practical Addendum To The Undergraduate Conducting Text, Donald Bradley Snow May 2006

A Conductor’S Guide To Wind Instrument Deficiencies: A Practical Addendum To The Undergraduate Conducting Text, Donald Bradley Snow

Dissertations

commonly used undergraduate conducting texts that teach the correction of wind intonation deficiencies. Research has indicated that conductors must be aware of and be trained to recognize and correct intonation deficiencies of wind instruments. Music teachers must understand acoustical differences among just, Pythagorean, and tempered tuning systems. Nonetheless, existing pedagogical materials for undergraduate conductors in training are of little or no help. The supplemental text addresses intonation deficiencies and provides musical examples and exercises to help the young conductor gain an understanding of the factors that adversely affect the intonation of wind instruments. The body of literature on the subject ...


Episd Voices Of The Future, Elisa Fraser Wilson Apr 2006

Episd Voices Of The Future, Elisa Fraser Wilson

Elisa Fraser Wilson

Over a two-day period, Dr. Wilson worked with the EPISD 5th and 6th grade honor choir in preparation for its annual concert, which she conducted.


"The Tears Of Heaven" For Satb Choir And Piano (Winona, Mn), Dominic Dousa Apr 2006

"The Tears Of Heaven" For Satb Choir And Piano (Winona, Mn), Dominic Dousa

Dominic Dousa

A performance of my original composition by the St. Mary's University Concert Choir, conducted by Patrick O'Shea. A program from the concert is not available. For more information about the performance, please see the entry under '2006.05.05' on the website that is linked.


"Sail On!" For Satb Choir And Concert Band, Dominic Dousa Apr 2006

"Sail On!" For Satb Choir And Concert Band, Dominic Dousa

Dominic Dousa

A performance of my original composition by the UTEP University Chorale and University Wind Symphony, conducted by William McMillan. Commissioned by the UTEP Music Department for the annual Departmental Gala concert.


El Paso Museum Of Art. Music Forum El Paso. April 16, 2006, Oscar E. Macchioni Apr 2006

El Paso Museum Of Art. Music Forum El Paso. April 16, 2006, Oscar E. Macchioni

Oscar Macchioni

Solo Recital Sponsored by UTEPWorks PerformedTwo Sentimental Tangos by Virgil ThomsonTempo di Tango by Aaron CoplandHesitation Tango by Samuel BarberElastic Tango by David JaggardIncitation to Desire by Chester BiscardiThe Dead Moth Tango by William Bolcom


"Sculptors Of Life" For Satb Choir And Piano, Dominic Dousa Apr 2006

"Sculptors Of Life" For Satb Choir And Piano, Dominic Dousa

Dominic Dousa

A performance of my original composition by the UTEP University Chorale, conducted by William McMillan.


University Choirs Concert, Elisa Fraser Wilson Apr 2006

University Choirs Concert, Elisa Fraser Wilson

Elisa Fraser Wilson

The university choirs performed an evening of choral music. Dr. Wilson conducted the Women's Glee club on four pieces by Brahms, Naplan, Busto and Shaw.


Percussion Ensemble Concert, Elisa Fraser Wilson Apr 2006

Percussion Ensemble Concert, Elisa Fraser Wilson

Elisa Fraser Wilson

The Percussion Ensemble presented a recital featuring UTEP Voice Faculty members in Sacrificial Rite by Gillingham.