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Browsing by Degree Name "Master of Music (MMus)"

Research Commons

Browsing by Degree Name "Master of Music (MMus)"

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  • Ulenberg, Phillippa (University of Waikato, 2011)
    The music written for this portfolio offers creative answers to some of the challenges facing contemporary New Zealand composition, including multiculturalism.This has involved in-depth research using a variety of methods. ...
  • Gilmour, Hannah Ruth (The University of Waikato, 2010)
    This collection of original compositions shows a range of themes and styles. Each piece portrays a different concept or idea I have grappled with during the year of composition. Three Angles of Anticipation is a set of ...
  • McKinnon, Peter Jonathan (University of Waikato, 2011)
    This portfolio of original compositions is made up of six works, two electroacoustic and four acoustic. Firstly a Piano suite for solo piano, composed of four different short works, exploring different themes and modes ...
  • Yue, Bo (University of Waikato, 2011)
    This portfolio of original compositions includes two acoustic works and four electroacoustic works. Surrounded in the dark is a trio for clarinet, violin and violoncello in two movements. It explores a variety of emotional ...
  • Mayall, Jeremy Mark (The University of Waikato, 2006)
    The works in this portfolio of original compositions cover a wide spectrum of genres, styles, approaches, and musical techniques. The aim was to demonstrate mastery of the various musical languages and techniques characteristic ...
  • Johnson, Katie Andrea Elizabeth (The University of Waikato, 2009)
    I have enjoyed this year, writing pieces that are special to me because they relate to experiences during 2008. I've written for orchestra, choir and an ensemble of xylophones and saxophone. Each piece has extended my ...
  • Vu, Viet Anh (University of Waikato, 2011)
    This portfolio was inspired by Vietnamese life in nineteenth century. Celebrate the magnificent scenery and landscape; The Nguyen Dynasty and kingdom; traditional folk dances and festivals and the influences of the French culture.
  • Connors, Teresa Marie (University of Waikato, 2013)
    This portfolio of compositions involved the creation of multimedia works within the context of collaborative artistic practice. This interest has resulted from my increasing participation in multidisciplinary collaborative ...
  • Dobson, Elizabeth Jane (The University of Waikato, 2010)
    The pieces in this portfolio cover a wide range of methods and styles - from work for a single vocalising percussionist, to singing bowl and electronics and a work for full orchestra. The aim of this portfolio is to ...
  • Wragg, Jeffrey Stephen (University of Waikato, 2012)
    This portfolio is made up of eight works. Et Tu mixes both acoustic and electronic instruments. In addition to traditional compositional techniques it also utilizes digital effects as a means of enhancing the composition. ...