Thursday, May 20, 2010
May 20 - Parsing Reality
Up very early, putting the Perceiving the Arts Music Exam up at markalburgermusichistory.blogspot.com/2008/07/tan-dun-b-1957.html, then
making the jump to
St. Mary's to give
But first it's Rebecca's brilliant Theatre section on the beginning of
Happy Days, followed by stimulating neo-Baroquish business from Jia's Dance exam.
After the triple-threat Tan Dun (Ghost Opera, Crouching Tiger Hidden Dragon, The First Emperor), it's off to Diablo Valley for Karla's and Elena's dictation/sight-singing on the Disney Hercules and Chris's board harmony re Peter Tchaikovsky's Nutcracker. We also finish up round four of compositions including
Vespers: V. Pulchra Es (also from
Song of Solomon).
Next, light-speed to
doing the grades, at Celia's,
(quite an array,
Sonoma, for another walk
intersection of Sonoma
Mountain Road and
fades towards an evening including more orchestration of Creation: IV (page 14) and composition of Vespers: IX. Audi Coelum (Part II) (8).