Composition and Production provides students with the opportunity to compose, edit, record, and manipulate musical forms. Students will also explore the relationship between current technology and music, investigate career options in the music industry and study the role of music in society. This course offers musical technique and composition while allowing students to excel in creativity, independence and musical/ technological exploration. Students will explore the following Big Ideas:
•Music composition and production provides an opportunity to represent our identity, context, and culture.
•Composers and producers develop creative skill and proficiency through perseverance, resilience, and risk taking.
•Composers capture and reflect aspects of time, place, and community through music.
•Music composition and production offers aesthetic experiences that can transform our perspective.