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22 May 2015, Article
Research Papers (Titles and Abstracts)
If you decide to cite my work in your own research, I'd love to have a copy of your paper as well! Hearing Stylistic Lateness in the First Movement of Mozart’s Final Piano Concerto, K595 (2013) Given at Music Theory Midwest, May 8, 2015 Mozart’s Piano Concerto no. 27 in B-flat, K595, completed in January 1791, represents the composer’s final contribution to the genre. As such, it has been retrospectively designated a “swan song” or musical “farewell.” Mozart’s biographical circumstances do not ... Comments: 1
22 May 2015, Article
Complete Works List
For information on earlier works or others not included in this list, feel free to email me via the Contact page. In most cases, I would be happy to furnish you with scores and parts at no charge. If you are interested in programming my compositions, please notify me so I may include a link to the event listing on my News page. All I request in return is a copy of the recording, program and program notes (if available). Many thanks for your interest! (Works denoted by an asterisk (*) can be heard via ...
21 May 2015, Article
Teaching, Tutoring, Accompanying, and Transcription Services
Teaching, Tutoring, Transcribing/Copyist Work, Recording, and Accompanying Theory Tutoring (Bloomington local): $25 per hour session; $15 per half-hour, $35 per 90-minute session. (All are treated as a-la-carte and must be paid up at each session unless the student and I have established other arrangements.) Sessions can be scheduled as often as needed. (I generally offer up to 5 days a week, though students have regularly requested 7 because my services are so in demand!) Piano Instruction ...
21 May 2015, Article
Reviews and Press
Press Article from the Northville Record on Nicole and her piano trio - July 2007 (PDF) Guest Reviews of the Duo del Mare (Nicole DiPaolo and Amy Schlicher) The below comments are taken from the post-cruise surveys given to each guest upon disembarkation. On Holland America's ships, the violin/piano duo is always called "Adagio" (the Duo del Mare is Amy and Nicole's own name). Voyage 773 - ms Maasdam "The Adagio duo were (sic) fabulous!" "We really enjoy listening to Adagio ...
21 May 2015, Article
Audio and Video Recordings
Selected Recordings (all were recorded live unless otherwise noted) Please Note: the hosted files are slowly, but surely being replaced by YouTube links (to prevent dealing with hosting sites being sold or changed as they have a few times already). You may view most of the videos at the DiPaoloPiano YouTube channel; however, a few of them are hosted on other channels. All links will open in new windows. Enjoy! NEW! Nicole and violinist Jamie Lee playing the Canzonetta (2nd movement) of ...
21 May 2015, Article
Solo Repertoire List
Note: Nicole's chamber and collaborative repertoire is listed in a separate document . *Titles marked with an asterisk can be heard via the media page. Alkan, Charles-Valentin Etude in g minor, op. 39 no. 3 "Scherzo Diabolico" Etude for the Left Hand "Fantasy", op. 76 no. 1 Bach, Johann Sebastian Inventions : nos. 4 (d minor), 8 (F major), 13 (A minor), 14 (Bb major) Sinfonias : nos. 1 (C major), 3 (D major), 15 (b minor) French Suite no. 1 in d minor French Suite no. ...
21 May 2015, Article
Form and Deformation in Two Late-Romantic Italian Piano Concerti
For the full text of this article, please visit the Mosaic Journal website at http://gsa.buffalo.edu/MUGSA/mosaicjournal/vol3/dipaolo/dipaolo.html Abstract: In their groundbreaking treatment of 18th-century sonata types, James Hepokoski and Warren Darcy discuss normative High Classical concerto designs in detail; however, they say very little about the Romantic-era concerto. They do briefly mention that through the 19th century, the concerto type (their Type 5) gradually merges with the ...