How to Compose Music with Orchestral Strings
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How to Compose Music with Orchestral Strings

Learn how to write for Strings in Music Composition
4.6 (48 ratings)
Course Ratings are calculated from individual students’ ratings and a variety of other signals, like age of rating and reliability, to ensure that they reflect course quality fairly and accurately.
287 students enrolled
Created by Mikael Baggström
Last updated 4/2020
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Current price: $12.99 Original price: $74.99 Discount: 83% off
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This course includes
  • 3.5 hours on-demand video
  • 1 article
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
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What you'll learn
  • My Best Guidelines, Practical Tips & Tricks on Orchestral Strings in Music Composition
  • The Sounds & Elements of Orchestral Strings
  • The Articulations & Playing Styles of Orchestral Strings
Requirements
  • You need a DAW (Music Production Software)
  • You need to have sounds & plugins for orchestral strings
  • You should already have some music composition experience
Description

Your Adventure with Strings

Do you love the sound of orchestral strings? From emotional solo strings playing beautiful lead melodies that are full of crystal clear expression...to big powerful motifs and themes with a full string ensemble...to lush and dynamic chord progressions with smooth and lyrical movement...all the way to rhythmic performances like comping, ostinatos, runs and arpeggios...

In this course, you will learn how to master the use of orchestral strings in your music compositions.

  • Learn the Foundations & Guidelines

  • Explore the Sounds & Playing Styles

  • Discover Practical Tips & Secrets

  • Get Live Examples & Demonstrations

  • And Master the Beauty of Strings

My name is Mike, and I am a composer.
Just. Like. You. =)

I started making music back in 1998. And I love to educate, motivate, and inspire creative people, like yourself.

If you are ready to master orchestral strings for your music compositions. Then take action, and begin your learning adventure, right now!

Who this course is for:
  • Music Composers
  • Music Producers
Course content
Expand all 28 lectures 03:37:40
+ Master the Foundations of Orchestral Strings
12 lectures 02:06:19
From Piano Sketch to String Arrangement
19:23
The String Family - Double Bass
07:25
The String Family - Cello
05:44
The String Family - Viola
07:51
The String Family - Violin
07:26
Dynamics on Strings
12:40
Expression on Strings
08:48
Voice Leading on Strings
24:47
Sound Design on Strings
15:30
Assignment - Sound Instinct
03:03
+ Master the Articulations of Orchestral Strings
6 lectures 30:19
Master the Articulations
01:16
Percussive Articulations
05:49
Short Articulations
04:47
Long Articulations
07:30
Tension Articulations
06:20
Color Articulations
04:37
+ Master the Performance Styles of Orchestral Strings
8 lectures 01:00:18
Master the Performances
00:23
Rhythm on Strings
13:13
Harmony on Strings
09:23
Melody on Strings
10:06
Ostinatos on Strings
08:21
Arpeggios on Strings
04:35
Runs on Strings
06:47
Accents on Strings
07:30
+ Final Module
2 lectures 00:43
Congratulations + Final Assignment
00:41
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00:02