Details for Develop techniques for composing music

Writing music is not just for the "naturally gifted" or "divinely inspired".  When the Psalmist says "sing a New Song to the Lord", it's because EVERYONE can do it!  This unit provides you with the tools, understanding and experience to create your own original musical compositions.

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  • Currently offered by Alphacrucis: Yes
  • Course code: CUAMCP402
  • Credit points: 9

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Unit Content

Curriculum Objective

Module Description

This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to apply aural imagination and perception skills to compose a range of musical pieces.

Module Application

Composers in all genres apply the skills and knowledge outlined in this unit. They could be creating music for a wide range of ensemble, band or solo performances, for such things as music theatre, corporate events, advertising, schools and computer games.