Learn to Compose Music You can be Proud of

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How to Name a Piece of Music (schoolofcomposition)

Traditionally, composers stuck to 2 ways of naming a piece of music. The first is by describing an element of the music itself such as its form and key (for example, ‘Sonata in A major’). The second is by an extramusical suggestion of a mood, an inspiration, a dedication, and so on.