MFA in Music Composition

"ia (jeə)" by Robert Ogilvie Grieve ('17)

"ia" (pronounced /jeə/) is a syllable which is presented in the context of indo-european etymological roots. Its formant pitches make up the crux of the harmonic, rhythmic, and formal information for this piece. 

Performed by:

  • Elizabeth Bates, soprano
  • Kirsten Sollek, alto
  • Eric Dudley, tenor
  • Steven Hrycelak, bass

Performance Date: August 7, 2016

For more listening, go to the SoundCloud account belonging to Robert Ogilvie Grieve.