Critical Study of Benjamín Gutiérrez's Viola Concerto Sobre Un Canto Bribri

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Title:
Critical Study of Benjamín Gutiérrez's Viola Concerto Sobre Un Canto Bribri
Author:
Guandique Araniva, Orquidea Maria
Issue Date:
2012
Publisher:
The University of Arizona.
Rights:
Copyright © is held by the author. Digital access to this material is made possible by the University Libraries, University of Arizona. Further transmission, reproduction or presentation (such as public display or performance) of protected items is prohibited except with permission of the author.
Abstract:
The purpose of the present document is to offer a critical study of the elements that played a defining role in the composition of Benjamín Gutiérrez concerto for viola. It offers an analysis of the structure of the piece and also a description of the technical elements required to perform the piece. In order to contextualize this task, the researcher examined the historical elements that changed the course of symphonic music tradition in Costa Rica, and also the governmental policies that played a role in the establishment and institution of Costa Rica's national symphony. It also provides a description of the economic turmoil that affected the country during the gestation of the concerto and the repercussions of this turmoil in regards to cultural advocacy. Finally, the document includes discussion regarding the structure and technique of the concerto. The intention is to offer guidance to both teachers and performers regarding the most significant technical elements encountered in the concerto.
Type:
text; Electronic Dissertation
Keywords:
concerto; Gutierrez; viola; Music; Benjamin; bribri
Degree Name:
D.M.A.
Degree Level:
doctoral
Degree Program:
Graduate College; Music
Degree Grantor:
University of Arizona
Advisor:
Xiao, Hong-Mei

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dc.language.isoenen_US
dc.titleCritical Study of Benjamín Gutiérrez's Viola Concerto Sobre Un Canto Bribrien_US
dc.creatorGuandique Araniva, Orquidea Mariaen_US
dc.contributor.authorGuandique Araniva, Orquidea Mariaen_US
dc.date.issued2012-
dc.publisherThe University of Arizona.en_US
dc.rightsCopyright © is held by the author. Digital access to this material is made possible by the University Libraries, University of Arizona. Further transmission, reproduction or presentation (such as public display or performance) of protected items is prohibited except with permission of the author.en_US
dc.description.abstractThe purpose of the present document is to offer a critical study of the elements that played a defining role in the composition of Benjamín Gutiérrez concerto for viola. It offers an analysis of the structure of the piece and also a description of the technical elements required to perform the piece. In order to contextualize this task, the researcher examined the historical elements that changed the course of symphonic music tradition in Costa Rica, and also the governmental policies that played a role in the establishment and institution of Costa Rica's national symphony. It also provides a description of the economic turmoil that affected the country during the gestation of the concerto and the repercussions of this turmoil in regards to cultural advocacy. Finally, the document includes discussion regarding the structure and technique of the concerto. The intention is to offer guidance to both teachers and performers regarding the most significant technical elements encountered in the concerto.en_US
dc.typetexten_US
dc.typeElectronic Dissertationen_US
dc.subjectconcertoen_US
dc.subjectGutierrezen_US
dc.subjectviolaen_US
dc.subjectMusicen_US
dc.subjectBenjaminen_US
dc.subjectbribrien_US
thesis.degree.nameD.M.A.en_US
thesis.degree.leveldoctoralen_US
thesis.degree.disciplineGraduate Collegeen_US
thesis.degree.disciplineMusicen_US
thesis.degree.grantorUniversity of Arizonaen_US
dc.contributor.advisorXiao, Hong-Meien_US
dc.contributor.committeememberMcLaughlin, Carrolen_US
dc.contributor.committeememberRush, Marken_US
dc.contributor.committeememberXiao, Hong-Meien_US
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