Asked • 06/08/19

Techniques for memorizing a musical idea and "saving it to paper"?

Sometimes I have a very nice musical idea, with orchestration too, and I clearly hear it in my mind as if I was listening to a CD.But I cannot retain it. The only way is to play it over and over in my mind, but then I cannot even walk or drive.Cold you suggest some technique for "saving to hard disk"? (Somehow so that as I have time I can later write it down.)I have a degree in classical piano, I also studied classical composition for some years, so I have a musical background.

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David W. answered • 06/11/19

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PhD in Music Composition with 5+ Years of Teaching Experience

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