Through the Looking Glass: Mirroring the Composition Process

This presentation explores choices made by Authors and Composers during the composition process, and leads students through the beginnings of the music composition process. Ultimately, students come to an understanding (hopefully) that music composition and language composition mirror each other.

Standards: 

Writing Strands 1 (process), 2 (elements). Music Strand 1 (create), Concept 3 (improvising) and Concept 4 (composition), and Strand 2 (relate)

Year: 

2011