- Classroom Resources
Exploring vocal fusions
Duration: 04.34Clip duration: 04.34
Musician Nitin Sawhney explores some ideas for working with two contrasting voices.
Instrumentation - 'Fingal’s Cave' by Mendelssohn
Duration: 05.50Clip duration: 05.50
A composition workshop on instrumentation, tone colour and developments of musical ideas.
Instrumentation and melodic writing - Monteverdi’s 'Toccata from Orfeo'
Duration: 06.21Clip duration: 06.21
A composition workshop on the techniques of instruments and developing melodic writing.
Instrumentation and timbre - 'Danse Macabre' by Saint-Saëns
Duration: 05.33Clip duration: 05.33
A composition workshop on timbre and tone colour using 'Danse Macabre' by Saint-Saëns.
Instrumentation in film music
Duration: 02.37Clip duration: 02.37
Composer Debbie Wiseman discusses the importance of instrumentation in film composition.
Kathak Indian dance music
Duration: 03.44Clip duration: 03.44
Nitin Sawhney discusses his work with traditional Indian musical instruments and ideas.
Leading a group rehearsal
Duration: 03.34Clip duration: 03.34
Keyboard player and composer Dean Brodrick leads a rehearsal of a new composition.
Making music using mobile technology
Duration: 06.11Clip duration: 06.11
Dev builds a track using downloaded apps on mobile technology.
Melody and instrumentation - 'Petrushka' by Stravinsky
Duration: 06.22Clip duration: 06.22
A workshop on melody, harmony and orchestration using Stravinsky's 'Petrushka'.
Mini opera 'The Alien' (pt 1/2) - Using technology to manipulate vocal sounds
Duration: 04.59Clip duration: 04.59
The use of studio techniques to process vocal sounds for the opera 'The Alien'.