composing composing  /kəm ˈpoʊ zɪŋ/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the spatial property resulting from the arrangement of parts in relation to each other and to the whole
  2. (n) musical creation

Synonym(s)

News

  1. Interview: Catching Up with Will Bates

    Will Bates breaks down the process of composing for the documentary format. When you think of documentaries, truth and subject matter usually come to mind. While those initial impressions are true, music is crucial to setting the tone.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Topanga Messenger

  2. WS Community Orchestras’ finale a fitting send off for Reineke

    Chief Sealth International High School’s auditorium was filled with the acoustics of composing greats, from Schumann and Shubert of the 1800s to local composer Robert Duisberg, as the West Seattle Community Orchestras performed their final “Spring into Summer” concert of the season and said goodbye to the program’s co-founder and longtime conductor Dr. Toni Reineke. After the Symphony Orchestra ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: West Seattle Herald

  3. The 9 Most Outrageous Things Kanye West Said in His Latest Interview

    (Photo: Getty Images) Kanye West sure makes it hard to love Kanye West. It should be easy — the guy is clearly talented, has an innovative ear when it comes to composing and producing music, and a passion for all things art that's pretty much unparalleled. But every piece of genius that comes from Kanye's brain is usually undermined by some arrogant, self-obsessed, out-of-touch thing that comes ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Zimbio

Quotes

  1. "I am delighted and privileged to participate in the life of this incomparably prestigious institution," Moravec said in a statement. "In addition to directing the IAS concert series, I will be composing my first major opera as well as a new...
    on Mar 29, 2007 By: Paul Moravec Source: Forbes

  2. "We will leave behind a strong coalition of more than 90 nations composing almost half the world who are committed to combating terror and sharing intelligence and keeping our citizens safe," Bush told War College students, who are studying...
    on Dec 17, 2008 By: President Bush Source: Reuters

  3. "Improvisation is not a good word for what we're doing," Gallo said. "It's more a gesture of composing and performing at the same time, always hoping to avoid musical cliché or jamming."
    on Nov 9, 2007 By: Vincent Gallo Source: Pollstar

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