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Learn how to write for orchestra, section by section, covering everything from instrument ranges, articulation effects and scoring techniques. Each package includes helpful demonstrations of the many different playing techniques as well as how to adapt a simple piano score to a fully orchestrated piece. This series, presented to you by ABRSM Examiner Gareth Green, will guide you through each area step by step in a clear and informative manner, lesson by lesson. All our videos are recorded in full high definition for maximum viewing quality.

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FREE Lessons

Take a look at our free lessons from our orchestration course. If you are interested in downloading additional videos take a look at the packages below.


Orchestration BUNDLE

Orchestration video tutorials bundle containing all the relevant videos, covering the complete syllabus in one handy discounted package.

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Writing for Strings Tutorials

This package contains a total of eight videos, two documents and one audio recording, detailed below.

  • Lesson 1 – The Violin
  • Lesson 2 – The Viola
  • Lesson 3 – The Cello
  • Lesson 4 – The Double Bass
  • Lesson 5 – The Harp
  • Lesson 6 – Writing for Strings
  • Lesson 7 – Scoring for Strings
  • Lesson 8 – Articulation Effects
  • Document – Music Matters Theme Piano Score
  • Document – Music Matters Theme String Score
  • Audio – Music Matters Theme Recording

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Writing for Woodwind Tutorials

This package contains a total of 17 videos, two documents and one audio recording, detailed below.

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  • Lesson 1 – Introducing the Woodwind Family
  • Lesson 2 – The Flute
  • Lesson 3 – The Piccolo
  • Lesson 4 – The Alto Flute
  • Lesson 5 – The Bass Flute
  • Lesson 6 – The Oboe
  • Lesson 7 – The Cor Anglais
  • Lesson 8 – The Clarinet
  • Lesson 9 – The Bass Clarinet
  • Lesson 10 – The Contrabass Clarinet
  • Lesson 11 – Other Clarinets
  • Lesson 12 – The Bassoon
  • Lesson 13 – The Contrabassoon
  • Lesson 14 – The Saxophone
  • Lesson 15 – Scoring for Woodwind
  • Lesson 16 – Articulations
  • Lesson 17 – Working With The Music Matters Theme 
  • Document – Music Matters Theme Piano Score
  • Document – Music Matters Theme Orchestral Score
  • Audio – Music Matters Theme Recording

Writing for Brass Tutorials

This package contains a total of 7 videos, two documents and one audio recording, detailed below.

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  • Lesson 1 – The Brass Family
  • Lesson 2 – The Trumpet
  • Lesson 3 – The French Horn
  • Lesson 4 – The Trombone
  • Lesson 5 – The Tube
  • Lesson 6 – Special Effects
  • Lesson 7 – Working With The Music Matters Theme
  • Document – Music Matters Theme Piano Score
  • Document – Music Matters Theme Orchestral Score
  • Audio – Music Matters Theme Recording

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