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Songwriting and Composition

Song-writing, composition, and conducting

Are you a composer? Do you enjoy writing songs? Have you tried conducting?

Follow the signposts below to discover more about song-writing, composition, and conducting.

Composition and songwriting


BBC Proms Inspire

Develop your creativity and work with top composers

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See what is on offer and join summer schools with Dartington

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Hints & Tips

BBC videos about texture, melody and instrumentation

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The UK song writing contest

The longest running International song writing competition

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Young Song writer

Enter your songs for the chance to win prizes

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Young Composer's Toolkit

Resources, videos and advice from Sound and Music

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