"Contemplation and Action"




Thesis by Manuel Rocha Iturbide




as part of the requirements

for obtaining and MFA degree in

Electronic music and Recording media.




Mills College. Oakland California 1991





I.- Thesis Concert.

1.- Introduction.

2.- Purpose and structure of my concert.

- Background.

- Breaking the boundaries between the arts

- Structure of my concert.

- Relation between the different disciplines in my concert.

3.- Description of my compositions.



II.- Different aspects of my work.

1.- Process.

2.- Integration and disintegration.

3.- Simultaneous events and Synchronicity.

4.- Texture, mass and density.

5.- Stasis.