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Paul Cribari

  • Moores School of Music, University of Houston, Room 185 3333 Cullen Boulevard #120 Houston, TX, 77004 United States (map)

From Models to Masterpieces: Using the Schulwerk as Models for Composition

When an artist learns to paint, they first copy the great works. Eventually, the artist gains mastery of the techniques used by the original artist, and is then free to explore their use in new ways. In this session, participants will examine pieces from the Music for Children volumes in much the same way. Pieces will be examined for the elements that make them unique, and participants will be guided first to modify the original works, and then to compose works of their own – pieces that could have come out of the volumes.

*Please bring along a barred instrument for this workshop.

Earlier Event: October 14
Andrew Ellingsen
Later Event: March 24
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