This is a 90 minute, 6 week class every second week on Tuesdays at 7:30 starting September 27
These classes will be small: maximum 4 students.
The composition class for youth is formed as a workshop that concentrates on the melodic, harmonic and formal structures of different genres. Every class, there will be a composition assignment due next class. The final concert piece will be one of the assignment pieces chosen and performed by the students.
The students are required to have some knowledge on music theory and, is expected to play an instrument (minimum Grade 4 is advised).
Class 1: Introduction
Class 2: 21st Century Pop
Class 3: Early Classical Period (Accompaniment and Melody)
Class 4: 12-bar Blues
Class 5: Film Music
Class 6: The Final Concert