Essays about: "Solo Percussion"

Found 2 essays containing the words Solo Percussion.

  1. 1. Xenakis Rebonds b : Preperation, Practise and Performance

    University essay from Kungl. Musikhögskolan/Institutionen för klassisk musik

    Author : Helgi Thorleiksson; [2018]
    Keywords : Iannis Xenakis; Rebonds b; Solo Percussion;

    Abstract : Every percussionist is faced with many challenges in their studies and their careers.  In this paper I hope to shed light on what kind of work goes into preparing, practising and performing a large solo percussion piece and share some of my personal experience with solo percussion music. READ MORE

  2. 2. Transcending the Darbuka

    University essay from Kungl. Musikhögskolan/Institutionen för folkmusik

    Author : George Oro; [2017]
    Keywords : Darbuka; Doholla; Arab Percussion; Arab Rhythms; Misirli Ahmet; Folk music; percussion; new sounds; new technique; Syria; Sweden;

    Abstract : Doholla or Darbuka is a traditional Arab percussion instrument with a specific restricted secondary role. My project aims to challenge this role and expand the possibilities and horizons of this instrument by using it as a solo instrument breaking the norms and expectations ruling the instrument. READ MORE