Chapman Challenge: How Does a Composer Pick the Key for a Piece?

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KUSC’s Alan Chapman has a lot to say about music, but can he say it in 60 seconds? That’s the Chapman Challenge. We ask a question and Alan has a minute to answer it. Today’s question comes from Earl Kellner in Riverside. The question is how does a composer pick the specific key for a piece?

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