1. Using loops and samples

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    Dev challenges Happa to make a piece of music using samples.

  2. Using rhythmic motifs to develop a composition

    Duration: 04.31

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    Classical, folk and jazz influences are combined in a piece of music for mixed ensemble.

  3. Writing and arranging songs

    Duration: 03.57

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    Multi-instrumentalist Omar, talks about his approach to writing and recording.

  4. Writing music for dance

    Duration: 04.16

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    Choreographer and composer reflect on the challenges of writing effective music for dance.

  5. Writing with Des'ree (pt 1/2) - Harmonising a pop song

    Duration: 03.56

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    Pop/soul singer Des'ree and fellow musician Ashley Ingram work on a song arrangement.

  6. Writing with Des'ree (pt 2/2) - Recording a pop song

    Duration: 04.37

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    Musician Ashley Ingram shows how to record a pop vocal with singer Des'ree in the studio.

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