Electronic Composition
2 of 2

Conclusion

If you plan on writing for any large ensembles, jazz/pop/rock ensembles, or percussion ensembles, it’s important to have a cursory understanding of percussion instruments, their music and notation. If you’d like to learn more about the world of percussion check out the book “How to write for Percussion” by Samuel Z. Solomon.

Composition Assignment

Finish sketching the three main sections of your chamber ensemble piece. In the next section we’ll discuss how to create developmental and transition material.