Anatomy of a Film Score

MUSC X 482.8

Through weekly in-depth film score analyses, aspiring film composers, producers, and directors gain an understanding of what makes an effective and memorable film score and how it is assembled.

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Fall
Remote Instruction
Starting at $699.00
As few as 12 weeks
4.0

What you can learn.

  • Learn the power of film score through recordings, film clips, documentaries, and more
  • Cover a broad range of styles moving from Hollywood classics to recently released films
  • Analyze masterful film scores by John Williams, Bernard Herrmann, Max Steiner, Miklos Rozsa, Jerry Goldsmith, Michael Giacchino, and more

About this course:

Aspiring film composers, producers, and directors gain an understanding of what makes an effective and memorable film score and how it is assembled. Weekly in-depth film score analyses are illustrated with recordings, film clips, documentary footage, and discussions focused on how music is used as subtext in films. Film selections cover a broad range of styles moving from Hollywood classics to recently released films. The ability to read music is not required. Film scores by John Williams, Bernard Herrmann, Max Steiner, Miklos Rozsa, Jerry Goldsmith, Michael Giacchino, James Newton Howard, among others, are discussed.

Fall 2020 Schedule

Available Format(s):

These courses have regular meeting times and are fully online, via remote instruction. Click “See Details” below for more information.

Available
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Saturday 10:00AM PT - 1:00PM PT
Location: Online
Instructor: Steve Rothstein
375817
Fee:
$699.00
12 days left. Enroll by Oct 3, 2020
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Notes

No meeting November 28, 2020.

Enrollment limited; early enrollment advised. Internet access required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after October 16, 2020
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Schedule
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Date
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Sat Oct 3, 2020
10:00AM PT - 1:00PM PT
Online
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Sat Oct 10, 2020
10:00AM PT - 1:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Sat Oct 17, 2020
10:00AM PT - 1:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Sat Oct 24, 2020
10:00AM PT - 1:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Sat Oct 31, 2020
10:00AM PT - 1:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Sat Nov 7, 2020
10:00AM PT - 1:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Sat Nov 14, 2020
10:00AM PT - 1:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Sat Nov 21, 2020
10:00AM PT - 1:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Sat Dec 5, 2020
10:00AM PT - 1:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Sat Dec 12, 2020
10:00AM PT - 1:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Sat Dec 19, 2020
10:00AM PT - 1:00PM PT
Online

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