About This Course

This course will give you a solid foundation to begin learning the craft of composition.

We start with an overview of the fundamental concepts of composing, and how to create a simple melody using basic chords from a given chord progression.

From there, we’ll begin to connect how scales and chords become melody and harmony.

By the end of this course, you’ll be prepared to start using the melodic and harmonic concepts with standard types of musical themes.

Learn the Techniques of the Greatest Composers

We'll look at real music, and see how it works.

The course is a mix of practical and analytical tools to get you started composing quickly.
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Learn the Techniques of the Greatest Composers

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  • The Vocabulary of Composition

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Course curriculum

  • Practical

    Learn a simple but reliable process of composition.

  • No Composition Experience Needed

    The course starts from the ground up.

  • Techniques for Any Style of Music

    For any composer, whether you compose film scores, write songs, or just want to compose simple piano pieces.