In this episode, I talk about the basic idea, and why it’s such a useful way to start your themes.
Developing the Composition The next phase in the music composing process is developing your composition. All composers must go through this process. You have to take that messy glob of musical ideas and inspiration and turn it into something real. The key that binds composers here is a mastery of musical form and other aspects […]
Small Ternary Form and Small Binary Form Musical themes don’t just stop at sentences and periods. If that was the case, we would be severely limited on the scope of music we could write. There are two other theme types I want to talk about before we move onto bigger and better things. They are […]