Bringing the Power of Music to Film: A Film Scoring Seminar

MUSC X 482.3

This seminar is for film composers, filmmakers, and others interested in the subtle art of film scoring. During the seminar we will examine the crucial contribution music makes to narrative and emotional expression in film.

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Summer
Remote Instruction
Starting at $699.00
As few as 9 weeks
4.0

What you can learn.

  • Cover such topics as great film themes and how melodies work in films
  • Discover the fashion and concept of what's "in" in the music landscape today
  • Analyze how the power of film music works in disparate genres
  • Understand songs and singing in movies as well as the power of the singer/songwriter
  • Learn from guest composers

About this course:

This seminar is for film composers, filmmakers, and others interested in the subtle art of film scoring. It examines the crucial contribution music makes to narrative and emotional expression in film. Lectures and discussions, enhanced with film clips and recordings, cover such topics as great film themes and how melodies work in films; musical style, fashion, and concept: what's in and what's out; love and sex in film music: what's hot and what's not; horror, suspense, and how to scare people with music; comedy, emotion, and what makes us laugh and cry; songs and singing in movies: what the singer/songwriter can do; and a guest composers' roundtable. 

Summer 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.

Enrollment Closed
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Wednesday 6:30PM PDT - 10:00PM PDT
Location: Online
Instructor: Charles Bernstein
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Fee:
$699.00
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Notes

Enrollment limited; early enrollment advised. Internet access required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after July 07, 2020
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Schedule
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Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Wed Jun 24, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 10:00PM PDT
Online
Lecture
Wed Jul 1, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 10:00PM PDT
Online
Lecture
Wed Jul 8, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 10:00PM PDT
Online
Lecture
Wed Jul 15, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 10:00PM PDT
Online
Lecture
Wed Jul 22, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 10:00PM PDT
Online
Lecture
Wed Jul 29, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 10:00PM PDT
Online
Lecture
Wed Aug 5, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 10:00PM PDT
Online
Lecture
Wed Aug 12, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 10:00PM PDT
Online
Lecture
Wed Aug 19, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 10:00PM PDT
Online

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