Music Composition For Dummies
BY Scott Jarrett, Holly Day.
Wish you could write music? You can! This friendly guide gives you everything you need to start composing, from choosing the right rhythm and tempo to writing with chords and melody to expressing your musical ideas through instruments and voices. You'll see how to create popular songs, classically structured pieces, and even film, TV, or video game soundtracks! Discover how to: Master chord progressions, Harmonize with melody, Select the right instruments, Write for multiple voices, Compose electronic music and Make a demo recording.