The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
Intimacy of Creativity: Entering the Minds of Composers
The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

Intimacy of Creativity: Entering the Minds of Composers

Taught in English

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Bright Sheng
Ilari Kaila
Isaac Droscha

Instructors: Bright Sheng

4.6

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Intermediate level
Some related experience required
5 hours to complete
3 weeks at 1 hour a week
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There are 3 modules in this course

This series of lectures on melody uses Johannes Brahms's Intermezzo in A Major, Op. 118, No. 2, as its starting point.

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13 videos1 reading1 quiz1 discussion prompt

This series of lectures on harmony uses Ludwig van Beethoven's Symphony No. 7 in A Major, Op. 92, as its starting point.

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9 videos1 quiz

This series of lectures on post-tonal composition uses Bright Sheng's Four Movements for Piano Trio as its starting point.

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8 videos1 quiz

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Bright Sheng
The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
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