3 hours



About this course

Have you ever been watching a superhero film and find yourself humming the theme tune for days afterwards?

Do you wish that you could compose a fantastic film score?

In this course I’ll show you how to write a strong heroic theme with impact, develop and orchestrate it.  We’ll listen to some iconic scores, explore the defining features of heroic music and get practical with composing some great music.

Who is this course for?

GCSE (or equivalent) students

Course Summary

In this course you will:

  • Explore the features of heroic film music
  • Listen to examples of heroic film scores
  • Compose a heroic leitmotif
  • Develop your theme
  • Add chords to your theme
  • Explore inversions and more advanced chords
  • Create an effective accompaniment
  • Discover how to write for different instruments
  • Modify your theme for different scenarios

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