Date of Award

Spring 5-29-2019

Document Type


Degree Name

Master of Arts (MA)



First Advisor

Suzanne Farrin

Second Advisor

David Fulmer

Academic Program Adviser

Philip Ewell


Six Vignettes for Solo Violin

  • Adagio Misterioso
  • Allegro con fuoco
  • Adagio
  • Allegro
  • Interlude- Presto
  • Finale- Allegro con moto

Deshawn Withers (b. 1982)

Six Vignettes for Solo Violin written for the illustrious Pala Garcia blends different moods and techniques into short segments. These vignettes each contain their own character ranging from reserved to furious, pensive to sassy, traditional to defiant. Each movement explores range and timbre uniquely as to bring out some of the infinite colors of the Violin.

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Composition Commons



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