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What is composing? Composing is a creative process, which involves exploring, selecting, organising and using sounds to make music... Click here for more


  Improvising and Creating Talking about and recording compositions

Progression in Improvising and Creating

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Progression in Talking about and Recording Compositions 
Intouch magazine articles

Let's Compose

C is for Composing

ideas for notating compositions

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Activities for composing

Recording compositions on electronic media

• Using a MP3 player      • Using audacity      • UsingPhotoStory 3

Using story as a stimulus for composing

Suggested stories for composing

Using characters as a stimulus for composing

Talking about compositions

Composing melody some ideas

Sound files to listen to

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Composing with rhythm

Lessons on Composing