Bright Sheng guides us through three works — by Brahms, Beethoven, and Sheng — for an intimate look inside the composer's mind. This course strives to give students a new appreciation of music, based on an understanding of the craft behind each work. This class is perfect for those wanting to gain a unique perspective on the creative process of music composition, while challenging traditional notions of how composers approach formal structure, melody, and harmony.
Intimacy of Creativity: Entering the Minds of ComposersThe Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
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TOP REVIEWS FROM INTIMACY OF CREATIVITY: ENTERING THE MINDS OF COMPOSERS
I LOVED IT! I really felt I understood a lot of aspects about music that I haven't gotten to know before as a professional musician. I loved Bright Sheng's Music. Amazing human being.
The course really shows how composers think when composing. The learning material is well structured and presented.
Las nociones de creatividad explicadas con cada uno de las obras analizadas, son inspiradoras.
This is a very good course. I recommend it to everyone taking music.
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