• Mario Bauza: swing era novelty and Afro-Cuban authenticity 

    Miller, Nathan Brad (University of Missouri--Columbia, 2007)
    Introduced to jazz in his native Cuba, Mario Bauzá (1911-1993) immigrated to New York City in 1930 to take part in its active scene as an instrumentalist, and, by enhancing pre-existing musical practices with his arranging ...
  • Row construction and accompaniment in Luigi Dallapiccola's Il Prigioniero 

    Waggoner, Dori T. (University of Missouri--Columbia, 2007)
    Italian composer Luigi Dallapiccola (1904-75) invested his art with personal responses to dire social injustices. Because of the dangers surrounding any attempt to protest the repression of individual freedom, hate crimes, ...