Category: Industry News (Archive)

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Composing for the Screen 2019: A Film Scoring Mentorship Program – Apply Now!

Sponsored by BMI and directed by composer Rick Baitz, this NYC-based program selects a small number of emerging film composers and provides a series of workshops, followed by continued consultation and development

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Announcing Screen Music Connect, September 24th 2018

Screen Music Connect is a new event series set to explore and celebrate the richly diverse world of Screen Music – from Film and Television through to Video Games and Virtual Reality

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‘Composing for the Screen 2018’ Film Scoring Mentorship Program Applications Open!

Sponsored by BMI and directed by composer Rick Baitz, this New York City-based program selects a small number of emerging film composers and provides a series of workshops, followed by continued consultation and development

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Pulse College Annouces "Beyond The Music"

A short documentary by Alexander Pedersen recorded professionally in the world-class facilities of Windmill Lane Recording Studios

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Announcing Rick Baitz’s NY Film Scoring Mentorship Program – Apply by 7/21

BMI composer Rick Baitz is again directing his “Composing for the Screen 2017: A Film Scoring Mentorship Program” at BMI’s New York office starting September 6. The BMI-sponsored program, which is free to accepted participants, will select a small number of emerging film composers for a series of six workshops that will explore a wide […]

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Penka Kouneva Studios proudly presents TWO MASTER CLASSES

Designed for early-career media composers, orchestrators, composer assistants, interns, recent graduates, and all interested

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Announcing BMI's 2016 "Composing For The Screen: A Film Scoring Mentorship Program"

BMI composer Rick Baitz is again directing his “Composing for the Screen 2016: A Film Scoring Mentorship Program” at BMI’s New York office starting September 8. The BMI-sponsored program, which is free to accepted participants, will select nine emerging film composers for a high-level workshop that will explore a wide range of film music excerpts […]

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ThinkSpace Education Launches World’s First Online Game Music and Sound Design Master’s Degree Programs

Enroll now for Composing for Video Games (MA), Sound Design for Video Games (MA), Game Music and Audio (MFA) postgraduate degree programs starting in September 2016

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Dream Of Creating Soaring Soundtracks?

Pulse College (Dublin, Ireland) delivers an innovative 1-year MA in Scoring for Film & Visual Media, a one of it’s kind for Ireland

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“Get Your Song On” Presented by REELCAUSE and FLIKTRAX Music Competition Underway

Fort Lauderdale, FL. ­ Reelcause, Inc. (OTC:RCIT)​and music optimization pioneer Fliktrax Music proudly announce the launch of “Get Your Song On” talent search competition. It is a competition for amazing artists to showcase their talents, gain fans, win cash, raise money for cancer research & more! The showcase kicked off on Monday, July 27 and […]

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BMI Sponsors Film Scoring Mentorship Program – Apply Now!

Directed by composer Rick Baitz, this New York City-based program will select nine emerging film composers and provide a series of workshops, followed by year-round continued consultation and development. Participants will explore a wide range of film music excerpts – studying, composing, recording, and sharing work in a supportive environment. Students will leave the workshop […]

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“Get Your Song On” and Launch Your Music Career at Reelcause, Inc.

Thousands of indie and emerging artists gear up for the quintessential music contest of 2015.

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Soundtracks Live! Announces its New Website and Services Available to Orchestras and Concert Halls Worldwide

Prolific film music company MovieScore Media announces the launch of Soundtracks Live!, a new and innovative service devoted to bringing the best of film music to concert halls and film music events all over the world.

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Star-Studded Film Score Documentary Launches on Kickstarter Feb. 15

They say that behind every great movie is a great score. But do you know the story behind every great score?

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Alexander Publishing Releases Alex North Film Scoring Series With Cues and Video Instruction

Alexander Publishing, working with the North Family, releases the Alex North Film Scoring Series featuring newly engraved scores in concert key of actual film cues of Academy Award winning A-list composer Alex North

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BMI to Sponsor 2014 Composing for the Screen Film Scoring Mentorship Program

Broadcast Music, Inc. is proud to once again celebrate and sponsor the art of scoring via its 2014 Composing for the Screen Film Scoring Mentorship Program. Directed by renowned BMI composer Rick Baitz, this New York City-based program provides an opportunity for nine emerging film composers to participate in a high-level workshop where film music […]

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Game Music Connect 2014 Announced

Game Music Connect 2014 early-bird tickets and first speakers announced

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Minister Jimmy Deenihan Launches Ireland’s First MA in Scoring for Film & Visual Media

Pulse College & DIT Conservatory Of Music Partnership Brings Course To Students At Iconic Windmill Lane Recording Studios

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Vermont College of Fine Arts MFA in Music Composition is Accepting Students for its February & August 2014 Residencies

This rapidly growing low-residency Masters Program offers five areas of focus: Music for Media (Film, TV & Game Scoring); Contemporary Composition (i.e. concert music); Electronic Music; Songwriting; and Jazz. Comprised of a diverse and successful faculty, the Program takes an integrated approach to creativity, and students can study with a variety of teachers. Students’ programs […]

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Alexander Publishing Releases New Video Lecture Course, Scoring Stages: Bruckner and Film Orchestration

Petersburg, VA (October 15, 2013) – Alexander Publishing, working with the Bruckner Society of America, has released it’s newest video lecture course, Scoring Stages: Bruckner and Film Orchestration, the first course ever to show the influence of Bruckner’s scoring techniques in film composition

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Announcing Composing for the Screen 2013: A Film Scoring Mentorship Program – Must Apply by 8/19 – Limited Room

Sponsored by BMI and directed by composer Rick Baitz, this New York City-based program selects a small number of emerging film composers and provides a series of workshops, followed by year-round continued consultation and development

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Announcing Fans of Film Music 4 – October 20th – Pre-Registration Now Open

Join the 4th Annual Fans of Film Music as we continue the celebration of Varese Sarabande’s 35th Anniversary!

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Game Music Connect To Celebrate And Explore The Music Of Video Games – Sept 9

LONDON, United Kingdom – Game Art Connect Ltd presents a new live event series, Game Music Connect created for fans of music in games, aspiring and professional composers of all backgrounds and those interested in learning about the art and science of creating today’s cutting edge video game soundtracks

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BMI to Honor Cliff Martinez with Richard Kirk Award at 2013 BMI Film & Television Awards

BMI will present the Richard Kirk Award for outstanding career achievement to prolific composer Cliff Martinez at the Company’s 2013 Film & Television Awards. The annual ceremony will be held Wednesday, May 15, at the Beverly Wilshire Hotel in Beverly Hills

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HMMA Presents The Real Deal: Music In Visual Media Success Summit – April 7th, 2013

Produced by Hollywood Music In Media Awards (HMMA), The Real Deal™ Music In Media Success Summit features keynote speakers including film & TV directors, indie filmmakers, show creators, composers and a composer agent representative that all attendees will have personal access

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Composer Joel Goodman Launches Urgent Signature Drive After Being Rejected By ASCAP For Board of Directors Election Ballot

After having been rejected last week by ASCAP’s Nominating Committee, veteran NY film/TV composer Joel Goodman has announced an urgent signature drive in an effort to earn a position on the ASCAP Board of Directors election ballot. 1,792 signatures on petitions must be sent by postal mail and email by December 24 in order to meet ASCAP’s tight deadline.

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Vermont College of Fine Arts MFA in Music Composition Is Accepting Students For Its February And August 2013 Residencies

This rapidly growing low-residency Masters Program offers five areas of focus: Music for Media (Film, TV & Game Scoring); Contemporary Composition (i.e. concert music); Electronic Music; Songwriting; and Jazz

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The Hollywood Music In Media Awards (HMMA) Now Accepting Submissions

The Hollywood Music In Media Awards (HMMA) is now accepting submissions for nomination consideration in all visual categories!

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California Federal District Court Awards Cinesamples LLC $379,050 in Digital Piracy Suit

Los Angeles. On March 9, 2012, in a judgment given by Federal District Court Judge Dolly M. Gee of the U.S. District Court of Central California, Cinesamples LLC, a California corporation specializing in creating and marketing virtual sample libraries for film/TV/game production, was awarded $379,050 in damages and lost profits plus attorney fees against Pablo Vargas Casas

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Pacific NW Film Scoring Program Announces Summer Intensive Program in Film Scoring

The Pacific Northwest Film Scoring Program is pleased to announce it’s 2012 Two Week Summer Intensive Program in Film Scoring. The program runs from Monday July 16th to Friday, 27th and is being offered in Seattle, Washington

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