QComposer is a QuaverMusic Creative that allows you to create melodies and chords by simply dragging notes to the staff.

Create Your Composition

  • Select a note from the note options and drag it to a line or space on the staff.
  • To adjust the accidentals, select the flat, natural, or sharp signs.
  • You can add Chords with a PlayAlong by selecting MENU and PlayAlong TRACK. Alter the volume of the PlayAlong using the volume bar in the top left.
  • You can adjust the tempo settings by clicking Moderato and making your selection.
  • Add additional measures by clicking the yellow arrows on the bottom right.
  • Click the yellow PLAY button to playback your project.
  • Click CLEAR to clear your project and start over.

Save Your Project and Download It

  • Click MENU in the top right corner of the screen and click SAVE to save your project. You will be asked to give your project a title if you have not already.
  • Click MAKE MP3 from the menu and then DOWNLOAD the mp3 when it’s ready.

Open Existing Files

If you’d like to open a saved project, click MENU and OPEN.

How to Assign QComposer to Your Students for Submission

To begin, create a folder where your assignment will live.

  • With no folder selected, click MENU, NEW FOLDER, and give it a title.

Your folder will now appear on the right side of your Resource Manager.

  • Search for QComposer in Resource Manager.
  • Drag the resource into your folder on the right side of the screen.
  • Select the folder and hit MENU and NEW ASSIGNMENT TEMPLATE.
  • Name your assignment, “QComposer.”
  • Open the folder and you’ll see your named Assignment with a green “A” next to it. 
  • Click MENU and ASSIGN TO CLASS to choose a class or classes you would like to give the assignment to.
  • Students can submit completed assignments but selecting MENU and Submit.
  • Students should SAVE their submission if they wish to access it at a later time.
  • Completed submissions will show up in your GradeBook next to the student’s name with an orange checkmark.
  • Click the checkmark to review their work.