Yannis Constantinidis was the last of the handful of composers referred to collectively as the Greek National School. The members of this group strove to create a distinctive national style for Greece, founded upon a synthesis of Western compositional idioms with melodic, rhyhmic, and modal features of their local folk traditions. Constantinidis particularly looked to the folk melodies of his native Asia Minor and the nearby Dodecanese Islands.
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- Partial requirement for: D.M.A., Arizona State University, 2011Note typethesis
- Includes bibliographical references (pages 106-110)Note typebibliography
- Field of study: Music