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

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  • Composition Portfolio

    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 ...
  • Composition Portfolio

    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 ...
  • Composition Portfolio

    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. ...
  • Composition portfolio

    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 ...
  • Composition portfolio

    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 ...
  • Composition Portfolio

    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 ...
  • Composition Portfolio

    Cao, YunQi (University of Waikato, 2016)
    This portfolio consist of five works: an octet (for flute, erhu, yangqin, guzheng, two violins, viola and cello), a trio (for violin, cello and piano), a piano suite, a song cycle and a duet (for flute and harp). The aim ...
  • Composition Portfolios

    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.
  • Master of Music in Composition

    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 ...
  • Portfolio of Compositions

    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. ...
  • Portfolio of compositions

    Tang, Xu (University of Waikato, 2015)
    The compositions in this portfolio aim to synthesise aspects of contemporary Western classical composition with techniques from traditional Chinese classical music in a way unique to the composer. That aim generates a ...
  • A Portfolio of Compositions

    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 ...
  • Portfolio of Compositions

    Hoadley, Benjamin Russell (University of Waikato, 2016)
    The music in this portfolio of original compositions is steeped in the Western tradition of tonal music. The pieces were written while also pursuing a professional career as a bassoonist touring internationally and performing ...
  • Tonality re-framed: The tone clock as gateway to expanded tonality

    Baker, Shamus Adam (The University of Waikato, 2022)
    During the 20ᵗʰ century, developments in musical practice courted controversy by abandoning traditional means of musical organization and expression. A potent response to this trend was the work of Peter Schat in creating ...