What is musical gesture?

What is musical gesture?.

A great introduction to the concept of musical gesture.


What does Musical Gesture mean in composition matters? Have you ever heard about it? At WKMT, we have just published an article written by colleague Gisela Paterno, composition teacher at the studio, where she does an introduction to this concept, with the main purpose of following with a couple more of articles explaining deeply this musical matter.

“The musical gesture can contain all the necessary information to trigger the creation of any musical work, the fundamental factor here is the way in which this information is perceived […]” 

Have a look at the article above mentioned. In case you are planning or already studying composition, this will show you another pitch of music composition.