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Teaching Materials

Instrumental Techniques

Members of Luna Nova frequently work with students in masterclasses. The following links go to sites which include video, scores and texts taken from these presentations.

  1. Extended Techniques for Cello by Craig Hultgren
  2. Extended Techniques for Flute by John McMurtery
  3. Extended Techniques for Piano by Adam Bowles

Music Analysis

The following sites contain analysis and description of several works performed by Luna Nova. Some of these sites require a Flash Player available at www.

  1. Arnold Schoenberg's Pierrot Lunaire: A Study Guide
  2. Claude Debussy's Cello Sonata: A Study Guide
  3. Claude Debussy's Prelude Book I, No. 8 "La fille aux cheveux de lin"
  4. Igor Stravinsky's Dirge Canons from In Memoriam Dylan Thomas
  5. Steve Reich's Music for Pieces of Wood
  6. George Crumb's Vox Balaenae (Voice of the Whale)
  7. Elliott Carter's Enchanted Preludes for Flute and Cello
  8. James Romig's The Frame Problem
  9. James Romig's Sonnet 2 for Flute

Music Theory

Tonal Theory Supplemental Examples (content created by Prof. Timothy Cutler (Cleveland Institute of Music); web design by Patricia Gray