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myths and visions

Abstract

An extended piano performance, a journey to imaginary worlds and images. myths & visions – a piano (& body) performance was conceived as Késia Decoté’s PhD final show. It explores the choreographic potential of the pianist’s gestures in a programme of works for piano extended techniques, which were also inspired by myths, imaginary landscapes and illusions. It combines piano performance with elements of dance, and the spectator/participant is led to walk through specific journeys within the experience of the performance, as an invitation for an alternative and more embodied experience of classical music.

DOI (Digital Object Identifier)

Permanent link to this resource: https://doi.org/10.24384/000532

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Authors

Decoté, Késia

Contributors

Project Members: Pappas, Joëlle
Other contributors: Ball, James

Oxford Brookes departments

School of Arts
Faculty of Technology, Design and Environment

Dates

Year: 2018

GeoLocations

Oxford, England


© Decoté, Késia; Cowell, Henry; Cage, John; Carvalho, Sara; Rezende, Marisa; Allsopp, Stu; Newton, Alex; Frazão, Jéssica; Twycross, John
Published by Oxford Brookes University
All rights reserved.


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