Creating music is a liberating way of expressing yourself, but it can be overwhelming to know how to get started and develop this process. This week we interviewed modern composer Adam Scott Neal for an insight into his composing process. We also actively listened to three bands with unique sounds and learned lessons which will enable you to create your own signature sound.

Also, don’t miss our “101 guide” to chord ear training, exercises to test your ability to find the tonic in minor melodies, tips on how to find a music mentor and the universal importance of clapping in time…