Department of Music



This community houses the papers, scholarship and creative works produced by the CSUN Department of Music's faculty and students. Faculty are given individual collections to showcase their work. Student works, including papers and other assignments, are kept within individual course collections (i.e. BIOL 485). Master's theses for this discipline are included within this community but can also be found in the Electronic Theses and Dissertations Community.


Department of Music
California State University,
18111 Nordhoff St., Northridge, CA 91330
Phone: 818-677-3184

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  • Chen, Yu-Chien (California State University, Northridge, 2013-10-01)
    The clarinet concerto of Jean Françaix, a French Neo-classist, is a work that stands alone in the repertoire for clarinet. A thorough study of the background of the composer following an in-depth analysis by the researcher ...
  • Kobaly, David Phillip (California State University, Northridge, 2013-09-10)
    Chromatose is an original musical composition consisting currently of two separate movements (with an eventual third and final movement in the planning stages). The basic instrumentation is as follows: Flute, clarinet, ...
  • Kang, Weili (California State University, Northridge, 2013-06-21)
    A musical composition possesses its own unique characteristics which are perceptibly related to both a composer’s cultural, and national environments, as well as individual tendencies. Indeed, all professional musicians ...
  • Rossi, Felipe (California State University, Northridge, 2013-06-17)
    Something in between Charlie Mingus and Charlie Kaufman is an eight-minute music composition for chamber orchestra. It was conceived from my personal interest in creating a sound narrative that could generate different ...
  • Castro, Joel (California State University, Northridge, 2013-06-04)
    Many scholars throughout history have spoken about the power and profound effect that music has. Music is a means of reaching across time, languages, and distances to touch the hearts and souls of those listening. During ...