How Does it Work?Bring the YCIW experience to your students! Enroll your students in YCIW and receive tools and support to help them compose original music.
There Are Two Enrollment Options
YCIW Classroom Web Courses, Composer Mentoring, Noteflight
$5per student, 1 School Year
- FREE for NYC Public Schools
YCIW Classroom with Live Performance Live Performance of Each Student's Piece
Contact for Pricing1 School YearThis option includes all of the YCIW Classroom features: web lessons, composer mentoring, Noteflight
6 Instrumentalists (see below for details)
FREE for NYC Public Schools
What Do You Get?
Noteflight AccountFor a limited time only YCIW participants will receive a free Noteflight account allowing them to compose anywhere they are online. Teachers receive a free instructor account allowing them to see all student work.
Online Composer MentoringComposer mentors will give helpful and supportive comments directly on each students Noteflight score for the duration of the Workshop. Comments are left approximately once per week. This feedback provides great motivation as it helps students feel part of a community of composers.
Web CoursesAccess to a progressive curriculum in the form of interactive web courses. As students complete lessons they receive points and badges making the learning process fun and engaging. The curriculum is designed to facilitate composition for every student regardless of experience. Students learn concepts and build skills through composing their main composition. Web courses take the students through the entire process of creating their own composition. Teachers receive detailed support in how best to implement the curriculum. Each web course includes:
Course LMSEach teacher receives an instructor account on the YCIW Course LMS. Teachers can view student progress, give assignments, manage student accounts and much more. More info…
Teacher and Student SupportTeachers receive extensive online support through the YCIW help forums and knowledge base. The help is pedagogical as well as technical in nature. The online community also helps support students through the composing process. Students can ask questions and research the knowledge base for help with composing.
Live Performance Option
Giving your students the experience of hearing their pieces performed by world class musicians is undoubtedly the most powerful way of bringing composition to your students. Having the opportunity to work with the musicians during the composing process is invaluable to the young composer and will create an experience that lasts a lifetime.