Dec 19, This lecture-recital deals with the two percussion sextets of Carlos Chavez. Each of the compositions is analyzed by examining compositional. Aspects of Two Major Works for Percussion Ensemble: Toccata by Carlos Chavez and Cantata para America Magica by Alberto. Ginastera, A Lecture Recital. Toccata for Percussion Instruments: Carlos Chávez: The Toccata for percussion instruments () is scored for 11 types of percussion instruments, some of.

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It is among his most popular compositions. The title refers to one of the eighteen fixed festivals of the Aztec calendar, celebrated in the fifth month of each year in honor of Tezcatlipoca the “smoking mirror” or “mirror of fire”. Timothy James Chwvez The Toccata is composed for 2 snare drumsIndian drums 1 small and 1 or 2 larger ones2 tenor drumsbass drumclavesmaraca2 suspended cymbalslarge and small gongs2 tubular chimesglockenspielxylophoneand 3 timpanidistributed among six tocxata.


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Identifier Unique identifying numbers for this dissertation in the Digital Library or other systems. Romantic Evening Sex All Themes. The Wall Street Journal. The first and last movements of the three-movement work are both in sonata formduring which the composer explores using long, sustained rolls, syncopated patterns.

Although Tambuco has not yet attained the same status as Toccata, it is, nevertheless, an important contribution to the literature. Doctor of Musical Arts PublicationType: Genre Chamber Music Classical.

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During the movement, the glockenspiel and hoccata also play fragmented melodious strands, bringing out the composer’s Mexican roots. There is a passage in which the players are instructed to muffle the drums by covering the heads with a cloth or chamois.


Originally, a toccata was a fast, virtuosic composition.

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