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Keiko Abe
Keiko Abe (安倍 圭子, Abe Keiko, born April 18, 1937) is a Japanese composer and marimba player. She has been a primary figure in the development of the marimba, in terms of expanding both technique and repertoire, and through her ...
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Pietro Grossi
Pietro Grossi (15 April 1917 in Venice – 2002 in Florence) was an Italian composer pioneer of computer music, visual artist and hacker ahead of his time. He began in Italy, experimenting with electronic techniques in the early ...
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Vinko Globokar
Vinko Globokar (born 7 July 1934) is a French avant-garde composer and trombonist of Slovene descent. Globokar's work is noted for its use of unconventional and extended techniques, closely allying him to contemporaries Salvato...
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Henry Brant
Henry Dreyfuss Brant (September 15, 1913 – April 26, 2008) was a Canadian-born American composer. An expert orchestrator with a flair for experimentation, many of Brant's works featured spatialization techniques.
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Józef Koffler
Józef Koffler (28 November 1896 – 1944) was a Polish composer, music teacher, musicologist and musical columnist. He was the first Polish composer living before the Second World War to apply the twelve-tone composition techniqu...
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George Crumb
George Crumb (born October 24, 1929) is an American composer of avant-garde music. He is noted as an explorer of unusual timbres, alternative forms of notation, and extended instrumental and vocal techniques. Examples include s...
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Hugo Riesenfeld
Hugo Riesenfeld (January 26, 1879 – September 10, 1939) was a Jewish Austrian-American composer. As a film director, he began to write his own orchestral compositions for silent films in 1917, and co-created modern production t...
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Seán Ó. Riada
Seán Ó Riada ([ˈʃaːnˠ oː ɾʲiəd̪ˠə]; born John Reidy) (1 August 1931 – 3 October 1971), was an Irish composer and arranger of Irish traditional music. Through his incorporation of modern and traditional techniques he became the s...
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Maria Callas
Maria Callas, Commendatore OMRI (Greek: Μαρία Κάλλας; December 2, 1923 – September 16, 1977), was a Greek-American soprano, and one of the most renowned and influential opera singers of the 20th century. Many critics praised he...
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Alfred Schnittke
Alfred Schnittke (Russian: Альфре́д Га́рриевич Шни́тке, Alfred Garrievich Shnitke; November 24, 1934 – August 3, 1998) was a Soviet and German composer. Schnittke's early music shows the strong influence of Dmitri Shostakovich. He...
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Claudio Monteverdi
Monteverdi's work, often regarded as revolutionary, marked the change from the Renaissance style of music to that of the Baroque period. He developed two styles of composition – the heritage of Renaissance polyphony and the new...
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Arvo Pärt
Arvo Pärt is an Estonian composer of classical and sacred music. Since the late 1970s, Pärt has worked in a minimalist style that employs his self-invented compositional technique, tintinnabuli. His music is in part inspired by...
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Alban Berg
Alban Maria Johannes Berg (/ˈɑːlbɑːn bɛrɡ/; German: [ˈbɛɐ̯k]; February 9, 1885 – December 24, 1935) was an Austrian composer of the Second Viennese School. His compositional style combined Romantic lyricism with twelve-tone tech...
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LEFT HAND POWER PARTS
Keyboard (2016) Vol. 42, No. 1, pp. 26,28
... Beck offers five keyboard techniques for using the left hand. ...
... The following three techniques books are reviewed (Bärenreiter): (1) Pascal Gallois' "The ... Techniques of Bassoon Playing"; (2) Bettina Buchmann's "The Techniques of Accordion Playing"; and (3) Marcus ... Weiss and Giorgio Netti's "The Techniques of Saxophone Playing." ...
... A bibliography recommends 22 books on musical orientation, relaxation techniques, meditation ... techniques, biofeedback, breathing techniques, the Alexander technique, visualization, and more. ...
... A commentary discusses using extended techniques to teach beginning flute players from five years ... of age and older. There are only two types of techniques - primary and secondary. ...
... Walter van Hauwe's recorder techniques are explained, including improvisation and fingering techniques. ...
... instruments, which is seldom done in classical music. Notes that one of these techniques for trumpet ...