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Modern Film Composing

Will and Brooke Blair

5 mins

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This course reveals behind-the-scenes secrets and special features of developing a film score, and shows how powerful, dynamic, and influential music can be.

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Modern Film Composing

Modern Film Composing

by Will and Brooke Blair

Overview

Whether you're aware of it at the time or not, music is a hugely important part of a film. Film composers must not be only great at writing music, but also skillful in interpreting the director's ideas.

Will and Brooke Blair are successful composers for film, documentaries, TV, and commercials, and have won numerous awards for the music they made for companies such as Disney. In this workshop, the Blairs use their experience to show us how to start a career in modern film composing, and what goes into creating film scores.

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One instrument, one element can help just set a subliminal tone, subliminal mood, and support editorial narrative pace. Think of this in terms of rhythm: a rhythmic concept editorial supporting the picture.

- Will and Brooke Blair

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