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On the Inductive Structure of Works of Art (Oral Examination Abstract)
Extended abstract of the author's dissertation 'On the Inductive Structure of Works of Art', summarising its logical and artistic enquiries, as used by the members of the examining committee of the Graduate School of Boston ...
Welcome to the Terrordome: Race, Power and the Rise of American Rap Music, 1979-1995
Welcome to the Terrordome examines how late twentieth century rappers used culture as a critical and politically useful battleground to unmask the modes and mechanisms of a persistent and haunting coloniality in the ...
Love and Determination Suite Composed in the Style of the Motown Sound from 1961 to 1969
The Motown Sound is an umbrella term coined as the name of the specific type of R&B music produced by Motown Records during its years of greatest success. This thesis presents an original composition entitled Love and ...
Animating Performance: Tracing Venices Resonant Diva Attraverso il Palco e la Soglia
Seventeenth-century Venetian operatic divas pioneered a new social identity for women both onstage, as virtuosic opera singers, and as independent professionals in Venice. They accomplished this partly in prototypical ...
Observations in Orchestration: John Williams
This thesis presents a composition using orchestral techniques gleaned from an analysis of the scores of film composer John Williams. Areas of focus include melodic and rhythmic support, harmonic choices, conducting ...