The Composer's Handbook 2 - A do-it-Yourself Approach From the author of The Composer's Handbook (WB629) - Volume 2 expands on the the do-it-yourself approach to composing by combining "tricks of the trade" with step-by-step guides to the composition of melody, harmony, form and textures. The book covers styles and techniques from serialism, minimalism, world music, rock, dance, music technology to music for film and the stage. Aimed at composers aged 11-18, this book is filled with games and activities, and packed with illustrations and examples. It can also be used for class activities and includes projects for the more advanced. ©2010, 144 pages.