Theme Writing 1: Emotions with 8-Bar Film Forms

Find the perfect form for your theme’s expression.

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Composition Exercises

On every section of the course with answers. Files in MIDI, MusicXML, PDF, and MP3 formats.

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$99 USD
Duration: 3 Hrs 52 Min

Learn how 8-bar forms shape the emotional expression of a theme. Go well beyond the classical forms of the sentence and period with 12 different 8-bar forms and their 16-bar versions as well. Examples of each form are drawn from major feature films and at the end of the course, sample compositions compare different forms with given opening ideas. Composition exercises with answers are included in MIDI format for DAWs, MusicXML for notation software, and PDF and MP3 for pencil and paper.

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