Date of Graduation
College of Creative Arts
School of Music
Penprapa S Klinkhachorn
Miguel del Aguila (b. 1957) is an Uruguayan American composer who was nominated three times for Grammy Awards. He considers himself a postmodernist composer. His music shows various stylistic traits and strong influence from Latin American folk dances.;This research project focuses on the pedagogical study of eight piano compositions of Miguel del Aguila: "Toccata", Op. 23 (1988) Piano Sonata No.2, Op. 29 (1988) Conga, Op. 39 (1993) "Vals Brutal", Op. 48 (1995) Piano Concerto, Op. 57 (1997) "Nocturne", Op. 62 (1998) "Music in a Bottle", Op. 67 (1999) "Half of Me", Op. 68 (2000).;This study includes a discussion of del Aguila's education background, career and piano music, as well as analyses of the selected piano works and suggestions for addressing pedagogical concerns.
Tangsinmonkong, Sornsuang, "A Pedagogical Study of Selected Piano Music of Miguel del Aguila" (2017). Graduate Theses, Dissertations, and Problem Reports. 6772.