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Hails, John (2012) EMG. [Composition]

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    Abstract/Description

    Work for solo piano requested and first performed by Nicholas Ashton.
    This work samples vertical chord structures from an earlier piece for piano (EVEN MORE GEESE), which itself was derived from an ensemble piece (More Geese).
    These samples are presented embedded in a durational structure as if preserved in amber, separated by silences.
    The work employs all three pedals in various combinations to heighten the harmonic content.

    Item Type: Composition
    Uncontrolled Keywords: Vertical chord structures; piano; ensemble;
    University Divisions/Research Centres: Faculty of Engineering, Computing and Creative Industries > School of Arts & Creative Industries
    Dewey Decimal Subjects: 700 Arts & recreation > 780 Music > 780 Music
    700 Arts & recreation > 780 Music > 786 Keyboard & other instruments
    Library of Congress Subjects: M Music and Books on Music > M Music
    Item ID: 5544
    Depositing User: Dr. John Hails
    Date Deposited: 02 Jul 2012 16:45
    Last Modified: 10 Jul 2012 15:00
    URI: http://researchrepository.napier.ac.uk/id/eprint/5544

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