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 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 2020 Schedule

Available Format(s):

These courses meet regularly and are fully online. Click “See Details” below for more information.

Available
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Saturday 1:00PM PDT - 4:00PM PDT
Location: Online
Instructor: Steve Rothstein
375080
Fee:
$699.00
5 days left. Enroll by Apr 4, 2020
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Notes

Enrollment limited; early enrollment advised.

Internet access required. 

Refund Deadline
No refunds after April 17, 2020
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Schedule
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Date
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Lecture
Sat Apr 4, 2020
1:00PM PDT - 4:00PM PDT
Online
Lecture
Sat Apr 11, 2020
1:00PM PDT - 4:00PM PDT
Online
Lecture
Sat Apr 18, 2020
1:00PM PDT - 4:00PM PDT
Online
Lecture
Sat Apr 25, 2020
1:00PM PDT - 4:00PM PDT
Online
Lecture
Sat May 2, 2020
1:00PM PDT - 4:00PM PDT
Online
Lecture
Sat May 9, 2020
1:00PM PDT - 4:00PM PDT
Online
Lecture
Sat May 16, 2020
1:00PM PDT - 4:00PM PDT
Online
Lecture
Sat May 23, 2020
1:00PM PDT - 4:00PM PDT
Online
Lecture
Sat May 30, 2020
1:00PM PDT - 4:00PM PDT
Online
Lecture
Sat Jun 6, 2020
1:00PM PDT - 4:00PM PDT
Online
Lecture
Sat Jun 13, 2020
1:00PM PDT - 4:00PM PDT
Online

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