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Music Composition Textbook (Physical Copies)

Music Composition Textbook (Physical Copies)



Unlock the secrets to creating unforgettable soundtracks with "The Musical Storyteller." This comprehensive guide is an essential resource for aspiring media composers of all ages, offering a comprehensive overview of the art and craft of telling stories with music. 

In The Musical Storyteller, you'll embark on a journey through the fundamentals of music theory and composition, tailored specifically for the unique demands of media music. From understanding the role of music in storytelling to mastering the technical aspects of composition, this book equips you with the knowledge and skills needed to bring your musical vision to life. 

With the Musical Storyteller as your guide, you'll learn how to: 
-  Read and write music notation
-  Create emotional chord progressions that tell a story
-  Write melodies that portray specific emotions, characters, and worlds
-  Use music theory to write themes that can be layered on top of each other
-  Turn short melodic ideas into full-length pieces of music
-  Arrange your music for modern orchestral instruments
-  Create realistic-sounding performances with sound libraries
-  Mix your music so it sounds clear and professional

Packed with a structured curriculum (each chapter building on the previous ones), actionable advice, and illustrated with musical examples, The Musical Storyteller is an indispensable resource for anyone passionate about the art of film music. Whether you're a student, educator, or professional composer, this book will inspire you to create music that captivates audiences and elevates cinematic storytelling to new heights. 


The table of contents can be found here

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