Musical form is a tool that has been used by every great composer from Bach, to Mozart, Beethoven, Schubert, Mahler, and even living composers. But what is musical form, and how does it work? In this episode learn the fundamentals of classical musical form.
Completing the Musical Form Puzzle – Small Binary Form The small binary form is another one of those musical forms that is heard all over the place. Used for hundreds of years and still in use today, it gives you great flexibility. But there is some controversy. Sometimes the lines between small ternary and small […]
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 […]