Instrumental Contemporary Music

A composition course developed by Polo Ortí based in his own and unique method

“If you have come this far, it probably is because you are thinking of taking the ultimate step towards the highest degree of creative expression: the composition of your own music.

You are in the right place.

Welcome to the amazing world of musical inspiration!”

 

Videos

22 half-hour video lessons with the best audio and sound quality.
With Spanish subtitles.
Gradually, each lesson will increase in complexity and delve deeper into knowledge.
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AUDIOS

Songs by Polo Ortí and backing tracks exclusively created for this course, each related to the theory of each lesson. They will serve as an initial guide to improvise and begin to apply all learnings.

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SCORES

Access to all the scores used and analyzed during the course to practice on the same studied examples.
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SUPPORT

At all times, the teacher will accompany you in your learning process, and you will be able to contact him through the forums of each lessons, zoom connections and in the correction of assignments.
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QUIZ TEST & ASSIGMENTS

At the end of each lesson, you will have to correctly answer some questions, allowing you to proceed to next lessons. There will also be assignments in each section with a higher degree of difficulty as the study progresses

LIVE CONNECTIONS

Through timely Zoom connections, Polo Ortí will help you resolve the doubts that students have expressed in each of the lessons

CERTIFICATE OF COMPLETION

The student will be able to obtain the course diploma after completing all the video lessons, answering the questions and submitting all the assignments, once the have received feedback from the teacher.

SKILLS YOU WILL GET

  • You will develop Harmony at the highest level
  • You will progress in the creation of phrases and musical structures
  • You will re-harmonize songs
  • You will learn to improvise in modern language
  • You will find your own style when composing

WHO IS IT DIRECTED TO?

  • Undergraduate students (or latter years-students)
  • Degrees
  • Masters
  • Teachers
  • Professionals

Course contents

BLOCK I: HARMONY - BASIC RULES OF TONALITY

LESSON  01. Diatonic Major Scale: Laws (1)
LESSON 02. Diatonic Major Scale: Laws (2)
LESSON 03. Secondary dominants
LESSON 04. Substitute dominants
LESSON 05. Modal Interchange
LESSON 06. Modulation
LESSON 07. Bass Lines

BLOCK II: COMPOSITION STRUCTURES

LESSON 08. Melody: Motivic Development and Musical Phrases
LESSON 09. Melody: Single Scale Melodies and Different Scales
LESSON 10. Harmony: Harmonic Cycles
LESSON  11. Rhythm

BLOCK III: RE-HARMONIZATION

LESSON 12. Reharmonization Techniques (1)
LESSON 13. Reharmonization Techniques (2)

BLOCK IV: IMPROVISATION

LESSON 14: Improvisatión for Composition
LESSON 15: Scales Corresponding to Each Chord (1)
LESSON 16: Scales Corresponding to Each Chord (2)
LESSON 17: Approaches, Sub-scales and Arpeggios
LESSON 18: Improvisation in Composition & Free Improvisation

BLOCK V: COMPOSING

LESSON 19: Composition Techniques (Part 1)
LESSON 20: Composition Techniques (Part 2)
LESSON 21: Review of all composition Techniques by Polo Ortí Method (1)
LESSON 22: Review of all composition Techniques by Polo Ortí Method (2)

Launch Offer

Take advantage of our Launch Offer and get our Instrumental Contemporary Music Composition course with a 30% discount.
It is a LIMITED TIME OFFER!!

990€

690 Euros