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Your dedicated music composition teacher

Composition inspiration & resources for GCSE & A level musicians




Teachers Area

Our mission is to educate and inspire the next generation of great composers

Welcome to I Can Compose

Welcome to, the website dedicated to GCSE and A level (or equivalent) Music composition!

Are you struggling to get started with your composition?

Do you need a bit more help with developing your piece?

Do you want to learn how to get top marks for your music coursework?

Then you’ve come to the right place…

Here you will find helpful tutorials to guide you with your music composition coursework, an ‘inspiration’ page full of compositions of different styles and genres to inspire your creativity, and commentaries on all things musical!

Start Today For Free

We’ve got lots of free courses on I Can Compose. To get started, you’ll just need to register on the site and you could be on your composing journey in minutes.

When you’re ready, try out the premium courses for more in-depth courses where you’ll gain an even deeper understanding of key concepts.

Get Inspired

We’ve pulled together fabulous pieces from around the world to inspire you to create your own wonderful music. Each piece has accompanying commentary and thought provoking questions to help you listen in new ways.

Teachers' Area

Calling all Music Teachers! Our dedicated Teachers’ Area is packed with useful resources to help you be more effective, spend less time planning, and more time teaching!

Our ready made Homework Assignments and Cover Lessons will save you hours of preparation time, while our Classroom Aids will help you during the lessons themselves. 

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WINNER! Music Teacher Awards for Excellence 2019

We’re delighted to have won the 2019 Award for Outstanding Music Education Product! The Music Teacher Awards for Excellence recognise initiatives, resources and products in music education.