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    Default How to Write Counterpoint

    A look at how to go about writing counterpoint, an advanced music composition technique.

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    Why spend twelve minutes studying counterpoint when one can learn to play the flute in just eight seconds?:



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    Quote Originally Posted by EdwardBast View Post
    Why spend twelve minutes studying counterpoint when one can learn to play the flute in just eight seconds?
    Good one. Counterpoint is a craft learned by the simple-to-complex route. Your never truly learn to do everything. Verdi did counterpoint exercises for his whole his life.

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