An analytical study of Kang Sukhi's piano work Inventio

Ahn, Allison Mikyong

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  • Creator by Allison Mikyong Ahn
  • Format Manuscripts, Theses; Sound Recordings
  • Publication 2000.
  • Physical Details
    • iii, 53 leaves : ill., music ; 28 cm


  • Materials submitted in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of Doctor of Musical Arts (Piano Performance).


  • "Although Inventio was written for electronic sound and piano, the composer specifies that Inventio can be performed as a solo piano piece without playing the electronic sound tape.... This analysis deals only with the piano portion."--p. 13.
  • Includes abstract.
  • Thesis (D.M.A.)--University of Wisconsin--Madison, 2000.
  • Includes bibliographical references (leaves 50-53).


  • Introduction -- A brief history of Korean-Western music -- Biography of Kang Sukhi -- An overview of Inventio -- Kang's compositional style based on Inventio -- Appendix : A chronological list of compositions