Young Women Composers Camp

Next Steps

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what's next?

There are many options for continuing your musical education after the YWCC has ended. Here are just some of the programs that run year-round in the Philadelphia area:

composition programs

Luna Composition Lab

Philadelphia Songwriters Project

instrumental programs

Temple University Music Preparatory Division

Settlement Music School

Philadelphia Music Alliance for Youth (PMAY) Artist's Initiative

Symphony in C Youth Orchestra

Philadelphia Youth Orchestra (PYO)

Youth Orchestra of Bucks County (YOBC)

Musicopia

Project 440

new music organizations

Bowerbird

Relâche

Network for New Music

Jazz Lives Philadelphia

 


online resources

competitions

American Composers Forum - must be a member to view opportunities listings

Composers Site - free resource for listings of competitions and opportunities

notation software

Sibelius First - Student and Teachers ($8.95 per month)

Finale Notepad (free but limited)

Noteflight (online platform - free but limited)

Flat (online platform - free but limited)

music theory

Open Music Theory - online open-source music theory textbook, easy to read and comprehensive

Musictheory.net - classic resource for music theory and ear-training basics, includes lessons and exercises

Teoria - music theory and ear-training lessons and exercises, more options than musictheory.net