Welcome to Composer’s Toolbox!

Mastering music

Welcome to Composer’s Toolbox! Here you will find a large resource of articles about the craft of composition, professional development, articles that anyone can read (no musical training required), and showcases of great music that I’ve found online. There are even a few guest authors, who have contributed great content too.

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A great place to start is with the most recent posts. Don’t forget to check out the articles on music notation software, as well as the "Listen to This" series.

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Most Recent Posts at Composer’s Toolbox

Music Notation Software


Listen to This


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I hope you enjoy your time reading articles, listening to music, and watching videos here. Thank you for visiting, and again, welcome to Composer’s Toolbox!

Dan Lis, creator and editor

(Oh, and there are plenty of cat photos here, too!)

Welcome to Composer's Toolbox! Here you will find a large resource of articles on music composition for any audience, as well as showcases of new music.