compositional maturity

compositional maturity

[‚käm·pə′zish·ən·əl mə′chu̇r·əd·ē]
(geology)
Concept of a type of maturity in sedimentary rocks in which a sediment approaches the compositional end product to which formative processes drive it.
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He was just 19 when he wrote it, and its a mark of his compositional maturity that 36 years later he was still recycling its tunes.
Paris marked the next step in Copland's compositional development, and, as Murchison explains in chapter 2, "Boulanger and Compositional Maturity," it is here that he grew from an eager young student to a mature composer.
Four types of maturity are found in reservoir rocks described as textural maturity which is depend on grain sizes and grain sorting; mineralogical maturity and compositional maturity.
With pristine harmonies and compositional maturity, imagine if The Eagles formed in Yorkshire two years ago.
Now & Zen is an extremely ambitious CD from an openly queer artist whose work demonstrates compositional maturity.