Write Like Mozart: An Introduction to Classical Music Composition

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Write Like Mozart: An Introduction to Classical Music Composition

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This course introduces students to strategies for style writing of common practice European art music. The issues of harmonic progression, voice leading, and texture are addressed in addition to relevant compositional concepts like repetition, variation, and elaboration. The course aims to offer a creative space even within the restrictions of stylistic emulation.
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1 year, 5 months ago
I took this a few summers ago and never wrote a review - but it deserves one. I learned a lot about music theory and how much of the style of the classical period works. I even was able to create my own version of a classical piece at the end. It also helped me to learn to use scoring/composing software.
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4 years, 1 month ago
Great course! ... Great course!
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