Score like the Masters: Contemporary Techniques
What you can learn.
- Study recent film scores and their harmonic, melodic, and textural language
- Analyze contemporary composers such as John Williams, Jerry Goldsmith, and Danny Elfman
- Compose short pieces applying these techniques on your own DAW MIDI setup
About this course:
It is advisable that you complete the following (or equivalent) since they are prerequisites for Score like the Masters: Contemporary Techniques.
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. Participants must already have adequate knowledge and resources to MIDI program short compositions and deliver these electronically.