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Composition Materials...

Discussion in 'Playing and Technique' started by CHyde, May 18, 2011.

  1. CHyde

    CHyde Member

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    Any good books or dvd's covering composition that you know about?
     
  2. Bryan T

    Bryan T guitar owner Silver Supporting Member

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    Jon Damian's book is pretty good: http://www.berkleepress.com/catalog/product?product_id=11399


    I think composition is a tough thing to teach. It is a mixture of creativity, knowledge, inspiration, and work. You can teach the knowledge and encourage the work, but the other two are tough! Personally, I find that writing regularly (not just when I'm inspired) is important. And yet I still find my 'best' music comes quickly and effortlessly.
     
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    Thanks Bryan, for the link and the advice!
     
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