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Film Music Composition And Conducting Masterclass With George Fenton And Dimitri Scarlato 1st Edition

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Vienna, Austria

22 - 28 July 2021

Composers (active participants) - €800,
Auditors (passive participants) - €200

Deadline for Applications:
till the class is full

No conducting experience required

Join the 1st edition of the FILM MUSIC COMPOSITION and CONDUCTING MASTERCLASS. This course is aimed to composers who are interested in learning how to conduct their recording sessions and want to develop a basic understanding of conducting techniques. In addition, they will be tutored in composition by George Fenton, internationally acclaimed British composer with 5 Oscar nominations and multiple Ivor Novello, BAFTA, Golden Globe, Emmy and BMI awards, and Dimitri Scarlato, the Area Leader in Composition for Screen at the Royal College of Music in London. During the intensive week you will compose and record a cue (or cues) for a clip given by the tutor or of your choice.


Conducting (all afternoons except for the last day)

The conducting pieces will be announced at the end of May, and will comprise of 2 short extract from the classical repertoire and 2 short extract from film music. The composers are invited to look all the pieces, but they should prepare only 1 piece.

Composition (all mornings except for the last day)

Master Class information:

All applicants will be able to choose two virtual instruments from the list below, offered by Have Instruments. Upon receipt of your payment, you will let us know which instruments you would like to have and we will send you a code to download them.

Places are limited - please inquire today.

Tel./fax: + 7 812 692 21 86
Mobile: + 7 921 747 04 69

The masterclass will be held following the Covid guidelines, to safeguard the security of the participants, the performers and of the teachers.

About the Faculty:

George Fenton

George Fenton

5 Oscar nominations and multiple Ivor Novello, BAFTA, Golden Globe and BMI awards

George Fenton at IMDb

Dimitri Scarlato

Dimitri Scarlato

Area Leader in Composition for Screen at the Royal College of Music