This book is an all-in-one guide for people who want to compose their own musical arrangements. You will learn to tap into your creativity while integrating melody, harmony, rhythm, and other musical devices. In no time, you'll be writing music in a wide range of genres, from rock to jazz and classical to Latin! This book features: Instruction for score writing for various ensembles Critical information about musical history Dozens of recorded examples Tips for getting music performed and published This book and CD package shows you how to master complex musical ideas and apply them to your own creative works. You will be inspired to write and showcase your pieces with this fun and easy resource!