Harmony is one of the core elements of music composition, but it can be difficult to get your head wrapped around the subject. In this episode, you’ll learn about the fundamentals of harmony, from we get chords to creating chord progressions.
Orchestration is a tempting thing for any composer. The excitement of conducting your own piece in front of 80-120 players, bringing the audience to tears… it’s hard to beat. But are you ready for it? In this episode, learn about the principles of orchestration.
The Universe in a Grain of Sand The art of composing music is at once, a mysterious and yet simple thing. In twelve notes (and a few quarter tones), repeated over a few octaves, we have all tonal music that has ever and will ever be written. It is so complex and still so beautifully […]