composition

Your Space Music Lessons launch ‘THREE’ Music Writing Challenge

Submitted by Abby on Wed, 16/02/2022 - 14:14

Online Music School ‘Your Space Music Lessons’ have launched a brand new composing challenge on the theme of ‘THREE’.

The new competition will see their pupils writing music inspired by the ‘odd’ number, exploring the opportunities and new direction the theme will unravel in music. Your Space Music Lessons have a number of budding composers who have been taking part in regular challenges, who have received valuable feedback from a panel of musicians to help develop their musical ideas.

Beautiful Sounds of Isolation

Submitted by Abby on Mon, 11/05/2020 - 14:43

Our teaching Director Olwen Macleod lives in the Outer Hebrides and those who are taught by her may have been given the ‘webcam treat’ of looking out of her studio window onto the sea, which sometimes comes through her window when there is a stormy high tide.   Near where she lives is the island of Staffa, and Fingal’s Cave.  No-one lives on this Island and it is often difficult to land a boat there.  But many years ago composer Felix Mendelssohn visited the uninhabited island and wrote the fa

Composition Competition 2019

Submitted by Abby on Fri, 08/11/2019 - 19:46

Our fantastic new composition competition is now on!  This is a brillliant opportunity to get your creative juices flowing especially if you are learning an instrument, and a chance to explore your instrument and find out what you can do.  Your Space Music Lessons, online music school, will be awarding prizes for Christmas or winter themed compositions from entrants in three age categories: