Posted By : DMP
Piece Title : Duo Etude
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Composer / Arranger : Pagan, Michael
Composer / Arranger Details:

Michael Pagan is a member of the jazz faculty at the University of Colorado at Boulder College of Music. He currently teaches History of Jazz and Jazz Scoring and Arranging; he directs one of the Jazz Combos in addition to teaching other courses in CU's jazz program. He has served as Interim Director of Jazz Studies at CU, Director of Jazz Studies at the University of Minnesota, Duluth and Chair of Performing Arts at Olivet College in Olivet, Michigan. Pagan received his Doctor of Music degree from Northwestern University and his Master of Arts degree from Kent State University, both in composition.

Dr. Pagan has received numerous awards and commissions for his compositions and arrangements, including First Prize, New Music for Young Ensembles composers competition, which included a Carnegie Hall premiere; commissions from Michigan Music Teachers Association, the Lake Superior Chamber Orchestra, and WLS TV Channel 7, Chicago.

As an educator, he has received honors from the University of Minnesota, Duluth for his work as an IAJE chapter advisor, the Minnesota Music Educators Association, and the International Association of Jazz Educators.

Total Number of Percussionists Required :1 Percussionist(s)
Categories : Tuned Percussion
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Instrumentation : Piano
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Written for / Commissioned by : Doug Walter
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Accompanied :Solo with Piano Accompaniment
Publisher :Dutch Music Partners
Publishers Website :www.dutchmusicpartners.com
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DMP publishes sheet music composed by several international composers like Daniel McCloud, Matt Ownby, Carlos Passeggi, Michael Pagan, Doug Walter etc. They all write outstanding music for keyboard-soloists and small/large ensembles

Year Composed / Copyright Date :2002 / 
Duration :5Minutes
No. of Mallets/Sticks Required :4
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Sheet Music Available From :www.dutchmusicpartners.com/product_details.php?item_id=1507&category_id=124      Check to see if in stock
Programme Notes / Performance Details :

Duo Etude was written for and dedicated to Doug Walter, Professor of Percussion Studies at the University of Colorado at Boulder (USA). Mr. Walter has an outstanding international reputation as a vibraphone/marimba artist and teacher. This piece, in ABA form, illustrates the lyric as well as the percussive qualities of both instruments in a straight-forward harmonic language containing episodes of contemporary dissonance and jazz.

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