Modernizing European Higher Music Education Through Improvisation

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  • Tonal/Classical
  • Solo Instrument Specific

Bert Mooiman

Tonal duo improvisation

Free duo improvisation (violin / piano) in a romantic idiom.
  • Tonal/Classical
  • Small Ensemble

David Dolan

Series 3, Part 1 - Feeling at home within a structure

Applying an improvisational approach to chamber music repertoire performance.
  • Tonal/Classical
  • Small Ensemble

David Dolan

Series 3, Part 2 - Connecting further with the structure’s expressive power

Keeping the original structure tonally-free.
  • Tonal/Classical
  • Small Ensemble

David Dolan

Series 1, Ex. 5 - Classical structure - Tonally free

  • Tonal/Classical
  • Small Ensemble

David Dolan

Series 3, Part 1- Ex. 1.2: Feeling at home within a structure (step 2)

Applying Improvisational approach to chamber music repertoire performance (step 2).
  • Tonal/Classical
  • Small Ensemble

David Dolan | Guildhall School of Music & Drama, London

Series 3; Part 1; Exercise. 3 - Feeling at home within a structure step 3

Combining full text with reduction.
  • Free
  • Small Ensemble
  • Cross Arts

David Dolan

Series 3; Part 2; Exercise. 3 - Injecting freedom and personal voice into structure step 7

Using speech-intonation based dialogue to further connect with the musical meaning.
  • Free
  • Small Ensemble
  • Cross Arts

David Dolan

Series 3; Part 2; Exercise. 2 - Connecting further with the structure’s expressive power step 6

Using speech-intonation to connect with the musical meaning.
  • Tonal/Classical
  • Small Ensemble

David Dolan

Series 3; Part 1; Exercise. 4 - Feeling at home within a structure step 4

Giving-up eye-contact.
  • Free
  • Small Ensemble
  • Cross Arts

David Dolan

Series 3; Part 2; Exercise 4 - Injecting freedom and personal voice into structure step 8

Vocal duo (singer & 2nd Vn) with the other three string players improvising from the instruments within structure.