Advanced Film Scoring Workshop

MUSC X 498

Immerse yourself into the creative and logistical process of scoring a film from finding your own musical aesthetic to the practicalities of collaborating with others in the scoring process.

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Fall
Spring
Remote Instruction
Starting at $1,999.00
As few as 12 weeks
4.0

What you can learn.

  • Cover topics such as dealing with temp scores, spotting sessions, and communicating with directors
  • Work on incorporating themes and variations as you overcome creative roadblocks
  • Find your creative voice, breathe life into your scores, and communicate beyond the notes
  • Record your cues in a professional recording studio with live musicians

About this course:

This course will immerse you in the creative and logistical process of scoring a film. Topics include collaborating and communicating with directors, dealing with temp scores, learning how spotting sessions work, incorporating themes and variations, and overcoming creative roadblocks. In addition, you learn how to breathe life into your scores, how to find your voice, and how to communicate beyond the notes on the page when working with live ensembles. Instruction includes the opportunity to record your cues in a professional recording studio with live musicians.
Prerequisites

MUSC X 449.41 Recording, Editing, and Mixing Techniques for Film Composers and MUSC X 483.1 Film Scoring on a Budget or consent of instructor.

Fall 2021 Schedule

Date & Time
Details
Format
 
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Sunday 2:00PM - 5:00PM PT
Available
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Instructor: James Venable
382763
Fee:
$1,999.00
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Location: Online
ENROLL BY: Sep 26, 2021
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Notes

No meeting November 28, 2021.

Students' pieces will be recorded remotely. For more information on the remote recording process, please see this interview with Recording Engineer Damon Tedesco: https://entertainment.uclaextension.edu/remote-recording-damon-tedesco/

Discounts cannot be applied to a portion of fees for this course. Enrollment limited; early enrollment advised. Visitors not permitted. Internet access required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after September 30, 2021
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Sun Sep 26, 2021
2:00PM PT - 5:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Sun Oct 3, 2021
2:00PM PT - 5:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Sun Oct 10, 2021
2:00PM PT - 5:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Sun Oct 17, 2021
2:00PM PT - 5:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Sun Oct 24, 2021
2:00PM PT - 5:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Sun Oct 31, 2021
2:00PM PT - 5:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Sun Nov 7, 2021
2:00PM PT - 5:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Sun Nov 14, 2021
2:00PM PT - 5:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Sun Nov 21, 2021
2:00PM PT - 5:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Sun Dec 5, 2021
2:00PM PT - 5:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Sun Dec 12, 2021
2:00PM PT - 5:00PM PT
Online

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