Recording, Mixing, and Editing Techniques for Film Composers

MUSC X 449.41
Geared towards film composers, this course teaches you the basics of recording, mixing, and editing in the modern DAW environment.
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Classroom
Starting at $699.00
As few as 10 weeks
4.0 Credits

What you can learn.

  • Explore topics such as music pre-production, signal flow, signal processing, and more
  • Understand how to create realistic mock-ups and explore mock-ups in relation to genre
  • Learn the basics of music editing for a scored film and temp-tracked project
  • Learn the complete production process from pre-production, recording, mixing, and editing music to picture

About this course:

Geared towards film composers, this course teaches you the basics of recording, mixing, and editing in the modern DAW environment. Topics include music pre-production, signal flow and signal processing, how to create realistic mock-ups, exploring the balance and context of a mix with special consideration given to genre-appropriate sound mixing, delivery specifications (including stem mixes and session interchange between DAWs), and the basics of music editing for a scored film and temp-tracked film project.  By course end, students learn the complete production process from pre-production, recording, mixing, and editing music to picture.
Suggested Prerequisites

It is advisable that you complete the following (or equivalent) since they are prerequisites for Recording, Mixing, and Editing Techniques for Film Composers.

Access to and proficiency in using a home studio with sequencing software, and samples are required for completion of assignments. The course does not include instruction in any specific software.

Spring 2019 Schedule

These courses meet in person and make use of an online presence to varying degrees.

Wait List
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Thursday 7:00PM - 10:00PM
366323
Fee:
$699.00
See Details
Notes
Enrollment limited; early enrollment advised. Internet access required. Materials required.
Refund Deadline
No refunds after April 17, 2019
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Schedule
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Thu Apr 4, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
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Thu Apr 11, 2019
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Thu Apr 18, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
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Thu Apr 25, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
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Thu May 2, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
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Thu May 9, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
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UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood B15
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Thu May 16, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
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Thu May 23, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
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Thu May 30, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
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Thu Jun 6, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
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Thu Jun 13, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
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Available
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Tuesday 2:30PM - 6:00PM
Instructor: Steven A. Saltzman
366585
Fee:
$699.00
41 days left. Enroll by Apr 2, 2019
See Details
Notes

Enrollment limited; early enrollment advised. Internet access required. Materials required. 

Refund Deadline
No refunds after April 15, 2019
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Tue Apr 2, 2019
2:30PM - 6:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood B15
Lecture
Tue Apr 9, 2019
2:30PM - 6:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood B15
Lecture
Tue Apr 16, 2019
2:30PM - 6:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood B15
Lecture
Tue Apr 23, 2019
2:30PM - 6:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood B15
Lecture
Tue Apr 30, 2019
2:30PM - 6:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood B15
Lecture
Tue May 7, 2019
2:30PM - 6:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood B15
Lecture
Tue May 14, 2019
2:30PM - 6:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood B15
Lecture
Tue May 21, 2019
2:30PM - 6:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood B15
Lecture
Tue May 28, 2019
2:30PM - 6:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood B15
Lecture
Tue Jun 4, 2019
2:30PM - 6:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood B15

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