The composition class for youth focuses on the basic compositional techniques as well as how to create a melody, harmony and form. The class is on every Thursday at 4:5 pm. The final project of the class will be a short composition which will be performed by the students of the class.
Week 1: Understanding basic melodic structures
Week 2: Understanding basic harmonization
Week 3: Extending the harmonic possibilities 1
Week 4: Extending the harmonic possibilities 2
Week 5: Extending the harmonic possibilities 3
Week 6: Formal structures in music
Week 7: Basics of instrumentation and orchestration
Week 8: Feedbacks within class
Week 9: The performance of the final project
Kayra Caner was born in 1998 in Istanbul, Turkey. She started to play the piano at age 5. She also practiced guitar for 3 years and studied vocal for 5 years. In 2010, she participated in Pera International Piano Festival in Istanbul. In 2014, she was a guest as a young musician at “Açık Radyo” radio station. From 2007 to 2015, she completed the 7 grades of ABRSM piano performance examinations and grade 5 of ABRSM theory examination ...