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.

READ MORE ABOUT THIS COURSE
Fall
Spring
Remote Instruction
Starting at $699.00
As few as 11 weeks
4.0

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.
Prerequisites
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.

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
-
Saturday 9:30AM PT - 1:00PM PT
Location: Online
375954
Fee:
$699.00
14 days left. Enroll by Oct 3, 2020
See Details
Notes

No meeting November 28, 2020.

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

Refund Deadline
No refunds after October 16, 2020
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Sat Oct 3, 2020
9:30AM PT - 1:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Sat Oct 10, 2020
9:30AM PT - 1:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Sat Oct 17, 2020
9:30AM PT - 1:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Sat Oct 24, 2020
9:30AM PT - 1:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Sat Oct 31, 2020
9:30AM PT - 1:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Sat Nov 7, 2020
9:30AM PT - 1:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Sat Nov 14, 2020
9:30AM PT - 1:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Sat Nov 21, 2020
9:30AM PT - 1:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Sat Dec 5, 2020
9:30AM PT - 1:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Sat Dec 12, 2020
9:30AM PT - 1:00PM PT
Online

Contact Us

Speak to a program representative. Hours: Mon-Fri, 8am-5pm.

This course applies towards the following certificates & specializations…

Keep up to date on the latest news and offerings in Music

vector icon of building

Corporate Education

Learn how we can help your organization meet its professional development goals and corporate training needs.

Learn More

vector icon of building

Donate to UCLA Extension

Support our many efforts to reach communities in need.

Innovation Programs

Student Scholarships

Coding Boot Camp

Lifelong Learning