This piano piece I just composed, but I would love to get some feedback from strings players as when I was composing this, I imitated a string orchestra in some parts. Another reason, is so I can get some critique from people who aren't bound by the technicalities and logistics of a keyboard like me. All comments are appreciated!
hey! i'm a 14 year old beginner to composition. i did my first piece when i was 12 and haven't really done too much since. i'd love some feedback!
Hello again, everyone!
Thank you to everyone who participated in the last competition. If you didn’t see, Kyri_Leal here on MuseScore won the previous composition! Here is the link to their arrangement, if you’d like to check it out:
For this next competition, I figured we would celebrate the end of the decade. Arrange a song from any genre that was released this decade (2010-2019) for a drum corps.
Here are the rules:
- Follow typical drum corps format (3 trumpet, 2 mellophone, 3 baritone, 1-2 tuba)
- You don't need to include percussion, but it might increase your chances of winning if you do so
- Only submit one arrangement per person!
- Arrangement must be at least 1:30 long, but no more than 5:00
- You MUST submit your arrangement by January 29th, 2020 (Date may change, but it will NOT be any sooner than January 22nd)
When you're ready to enter, just reply to this post with a link to your arrangement.
Unlike the first competition, I am offering more to the winners. On top of posting your arrangement to my YouTube channel, I will be gifting the winner of this competition with a month of MuseScore Pro.
Good luck! If you have any questions, ask me through a reply to my comment below, please. It just makes keeping track of the submissions easier. Thanks!
Read description for more info! General comments welcome as well! :)
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This is a composition for piano and strings in the English pastoral style on the theme of birdsong. I expect most composers would use a wind instrument for birdsong, and Vaughan-Williams used the violin in The Lark Ascending, but I have tried the piano instead. I don't think the musescore audio source is working properly but I have added an audio source that uses the Salamander Yamaha C5.
By the way this is not related to the wonderful song for Baritone 'Proud Songsters' by Gerald Finzi, which is a setting of the poem of that name by Thomas Hardy. I just took my title from the poem.
I recently wrote a Gigue in A minor for the piano. I would like some feedback on it, and I would like to know any suggestions that you guys might have. It currently has no pedal markings, dynamics, accents, etc.
I am pretty sure that it's playable at my level as it's probably not much harder than Liszt's Liebestraum no.3. Since there are a lot of piano virtuosos here, I would love for some feedback. Like in general, concerning composing or playing or notation. Anything! :) Appreciate it!
So, I am writing another sonata form movement as the first movement of another piece. And the piece is in the key of C minor. The thing is though, that especially in the key of C minor, I tend to err on the side of more development. So, should I call it a sonatina as I am currently and try to make it more concise? Or should I call it a piano sonata and write it to be as long as I please?
Please give me feedback
Hi everyone , I wrote a fantaisie for solo piano ! Please let me know your opinion
Make a piece of music out of a name (can be anyone's)
Pieces should be longer than one minute and less than 3 minutes.
If those who are confused in how to use cryptograms then here is one way you could do this (French method):
I would judge your pieces based on originality, how beautiful it is and bonus if difficult names are used.
Please in your titles that you need to state the name of the person
The winner will have their piece upvoted and will be followed by me.
Here is an example where the piece uses a musical cryptogram:
Your submission will be due at 15th February