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Qualifications for becoming a University Professor in Composition

Qualifications The qualified candidate will possess: • Well-developed technology skills with expertise in current music software. • Substantial teaching experience is essential. • Administrative experience, either in education or the music industry, is desirable. • An advanced degree in music, or equivalent professional experience, is preferable. • Significant past and current experience as an active…

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Winner of Award ” Harp XXX award

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Orchestration 101: From Piano To Strings

The following is an example of taking a piano composition and arranging for a string section of an Orchestra (Harp, Violin 1, Violin 2, Viola, Cello, Bass)

Music Streaming and Copyright: Revenue for artist

Last night I went to a seminar by internet music distribution company Tunecore ( The seminar was put on to talk about the, yet again, upcoming shakeup to the music industry with music streaming. What is music streaming and what will this mean for artists.  It is a huge topic and I will describe it…

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Where to begin Part 1.

How do I begin being a composer: I’ve composed a few pieces but I have problems even knowing where to begin with a piece. I end up making up very simple harmonies and I just seem lost. I have a lot of music dancing in my head and I dont seem to know how to…

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