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
Starting at $699.00
As few as 11 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.

Spring 2022 Schedule

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Saturday 10:00AM - 1:00PM PT
Future Offering (Opens January 31, 2022 12:00:00 AM)
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Instructor: Steve Rothstein
385446
Fee:
$699.00
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Location: Remote Classroom
Notes

No meeting May 28, 2022.

Enrollment limited; early enrollment advised. Internet access required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after April 15, 2022
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Schedule
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Sat Apr 2, 2022
10:00AM PT - 1:00PM PT
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Sat Apr 9, 2022
10:00AM PT - 1:00PM PT
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Sat Apr 16, 2022
10:00AM PT - 1:00PM PT
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Sat Apr 23, 2022
10:00AM PT - 1:00PM PT
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Sat Apr 30, 2022
10:00AM PT - 1:00PM PT
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Sat May 7, 2022
10:00AM PT - 1:00PM PT
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Sat May 14, 2022
10:00AM PT - 1:00PM PT
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Sat May 21, 2022
10:00AM PT - 1:00PM PT
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Sat Jun 4, 2022
10:00AM PT - 1:00PM PT
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Sat Jun 11, 2022
10:00AM PT - 1:00PM PT
Remote Classroom

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