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Transmission strategies and blossoming participants in my composed music (2020)
Thesis
Catherin, B. (2020). Transmission strategies and blossoming participants in my composed music. (Thesis). University of Hull. Retrieved from https://hull-repository.worktribe.com/output/4223492

This commentary accompanies a portfolio of six compositions written between 2017 and 2019 with different co-makers. It discusses the core question explored in this portfolio: how the idiosyncrasies of the participants (makers, performers, audience m... Read More about Transmission strategies and blossoming participants in my composed music.

Making music in the real world : a professional practice portfolio and reflective commentary (2019)
Thesis
McCallum, S. (2019). Making music in the real world : a professional practice portfolio and reflective commentary. (Thesis). University of Hull. Retrieved from https://hull-repository.worktribe.com/output/4222595

This practice-as-research aims to explore the roles and working practice of a contemporary music practitioner. There are two elements included in the research: a musical portfolio and a written commentary. The creation of the musical portfolio is the... Read More about Making music in the real world : a professional practice portfolio and reflective commentary.

Constraint and creative decision making in the composition of concert works, film and video-game soundtracks (2019)
Thesis
Marshall, G. A. (2019). Constraint and creative decision making in the composition of concert works, film and video-game soundtracks. (Thesis). University of Hull. Retrieved from https://hull-repository.worktribe.com/output/4222714

This PhD research investigates the types, implications and origins of constraint within the contexts of various music composition projects. It then presents the practical value of this deeper understanding as a contemporary music composer. To expl... Read More about Constraint and creative decision making in the composition of concert works, film and video-game soundtracks.

Functions of genre in metal and hardcore music (2017)
Thesis
Kennedy, L. F. (2017). Functions of genre in metal and hardcore music. (Thesis). University of Hull. Retrieved from https://hull-repository.worktribe.com/output/4220820

This thesis addresses various functions of genre in metal/hardcore music as a lens through which to study popular music in the twenty-first century. The thesis proposes that issues of genre are fundamental to understandings of popular music for all p... Read More about Functions of genre in metal and hardcore music.