Beginner Composer -
Composers offer creativity tips and professional
advice to begging composers.
you are in one moment of time.
Exploring your guitar , your piano. Then
something Happens to you. Your ego
disappears and your higher self begins to
hear music you've never heard
before. It's taking your heart and mind
into new territory. Patterns turn into
phrases. You are trying to feel where it
wants to go.
Listen to your intuition . Be
daring. It will all work out later.
Enjoy the magic of music
creation! The more music skills you learn ,
the more freedom of expression comes your
way. Many musicians want to help you learn
. I hope that you will find
these websites helpful . Your
music composition adventure has begun!
You can upload music to
our network, where our insightful review team will
help you hone your craft. Our composer music
forum is an active com - munity of professionals,
students, and amateurs who can answer
questions about the life and career of classical
music composition and show you new techniques.
Schneider's Advice to Young Composers
"When artists break through by doing what they think
will make them famous, not what they love,
expressing their "real" selves becomes far harder."
For The Emerging Composer -
Eric Whitacre .com - A
young composer uses old school methods of music
notation and tells you why. ( Listen to
Choir 3, ‘Water Night’ received 3746
videos from 73 countries around the world
and launched on April 2nd 2012 at a live event at
Lincoln Center, webcast on Lincoln Center Website, and
revealed online. Very Inspiring!
Carolina School of Music
Leans toward Jazz Comp -
Very helpful Guide to the beginning
Composer. Music Theory Rules, Getting Started,
Rewriting, Questions to Ask, Contrasts,
Consistencies Motivic & Compositional Devices,
Listening, Composition Links
What a shame!
What remains is quite useful to a composer.
Young Composers Challenge -
YouTube - The Composium
Creation by Stephen Spies - The
National Young Composers Challenge is open to young
musicians ages 13 to 18 who are U.S.
residents. The Challenge is simple. First, you
can take part in a free full-day workshop with
world-renowned composers and musicians. Then you
write your own score for chamber ensemble or full
orchestra. Finally, a panel of judges chooses the
top three orchestral and top three ensemble