Composition

MY Compositional INSIGHTS AND EXPERIENCES

An excerpt from one of my own pieces ‘Suburban Commute’ (2018, LJS)

BELOW ARE A LIST OF BLOG POSTS WHICH DISCUSS MY EXPERIENCES WITH Composition IN THE REALM OF MUSIC EDUCATION

Motivic Development – Composition Pedagogy

Percussion Part Transfer – ORFF Pedagogy

Techniques for classroom arranging – Mixed Bag

Creating Simplified Parts for Classroom Arrangements

From Paper to Production to Performance – Completing a Mixed Bag Arrangement

Arranging Techniques – Mixed Bag Arrangement

‘The Avengers’ – Mixed Bag Arrangement

Baby steps for composition

Baby Steps Assignment – Step 1

Baby Steps Assignment – Step 2

Baby Steps Assignment – Step 3

Baby Steps Assignment – Step 4

Baby Steps Assignment – Step 5

Baby Steps Assignment – Step 6 and Reflection

Composing using my own baby steps

Composing from Scratch (1): Starting with a Motif

Composing from Scratch (2): Developing My Ideas

Composing from Scratch (3): Using Motivic Development to create new ideas

Composing from Scratch (4): Using Fragmentation to create new ostinatos

Composing from Scratch (5): Expanding my ideas, modulating, and experimenting with canon

Composing from Scratch (6): Layering voices

Composing from Scratch (7): Using different time signatures

Composing from Scratch (8): New ideas and linking sections

Composing from Scratch (9): Creating varied ideas

Composing from Scratch (10): Being picky and forming a complete work

Composing from Scratch (11): The Finished Product

Composing from Scratch (12): Complete Score and Recording