The Craft of Composing is dedicated to demystifying the art of writing music and making it accessible to all. By providing musicians with methods that are easy to understand, coupled with a access to a community of other composers who are on the same journey, we hope that you will be able to unlock your creativity and write music on a whole new level.

You Can Write For Orchestra

We will be having a very special 12 week course in orchestration, culminating with a live recording of 40 string players. If you have every dreamed of having your music performed by a live ensemble, this course will get you to the next level. Please join us. The lessons will happen over Zoom, so you can participate from anywhere.

Next session begins August 10th, 2023

3 slots remaining.

Total cost is only $2995 which includes:

• 12 weeks of group instruction, 2 hours per week
• 25 minute recording session with a 40 piece string orchestra
• Fully edited video

To join, please fill out the contact form below.



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