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Portfolio of compositions (Canti Sacri, Cantico, …ed erra l’armonia…, Pneuma) and dissertation (An exploration of the connections between music theory and cognition in composition)

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This study is an exploration of the integration in composition of theoretical and psychoacoustic properties of pitch and duration; its aims are essentially practical in showing how cognitive research can inform composition, but it also addresses more broadly the value and role cognition can have in the current musical compositional climate.

Various contexts for this exploration are discussed: the mediating role analysis has within theory and composition; constraints imposed by aesth...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Oxford college:
Worcester College
Department:
Humanities Division - Music Faculty
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Publication date:
2012
Type of award:
DPhil
Level of award:
Doctoral
URN:
uuid:fdc32917-455a-4cae-a233-36fa92be23e4
Local pid:
ora:8668

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