NARRATIVE DRIVEN PRACTICE:
The Process of Arranging and Composing Music through Piano Improvisation
The basis of Sophie's thesis is taking 1 minute improvisations and teasing and working the ideas into new compositional pieces. The end result is music with the feel and flow of improvisation expanded into full length compositions for her Small Orchestra. An example is below.
1441 (1 minute Improvisation)
1441 (Big Band Score SAMPLE)