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Nicholai Kapustin's Eight Concert Etudes, Op. 40: Reflections on Analysis, Practice, and Performance

@inproceedings{Okamoto2014NicholaiKE,
  title={Nicholai Kapustin's Eight Concert Etudes, Op. 40: Reflections on Analysis, Practice, and Performance},
  author={Akane Okamoto},
  year={2014}
}
Nicholai Kapustin (1937-), a Ukrainian composer whose music amalgamates the Western classical tradition with jazz idioms, is becoming increasingly acclaimed in recent years. His works are known for the physical challenge they impose upon the player due to their complexity that is often accompanied by fast tempi. No less formidable, however, is the challenge to discover the conceptual binding that is needed to capture the overarching sense of purpose within a given piece and communicate it in… Expand
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