Title

A survey of Rene Touzet's piano compositions

Date of Award

2003

Availability

Article

Degree Name

Doctor of Musical Arts (D.M.A.)

Department

Music Performance

First Committee Member

Rosalina Sackstein, Committee Chair

Abstract

This essay presents a survey of published and unpublished compositions for piano written by Cuban composer Rene Touzet. The survey includes information, such as the date of the composition, publishing information, length, tempo indications, information about recordings of the piece, and any published comments. The author further provides a brief description of each composition as well as any pertinent comments. A performer's guide of Mr. Touzet's Sonata Romantica is presented at the end of the thesis. This essay also contains Rene Touzet's biography. The author has compiled most of this information from a series of interviews with Mr. Touzet conducted between the years of 2001 and 2003.

Keywords

Music

Link to Full Text

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