Composition: Film Scoring

Grades 9-Adult
Teacher: Paul Coleman
Saturday, 1:00-2:00
Room: ESM 070

Tuition: $308 per semester*
Tuition with lessons (10% off): $278 per semester
Tuition with lessons and two or more concurrent 17-week classes or ensembles (15% off): $262 per semester
This is a yearlong course divided into two semesters.
*Updated to reflect 2022-2023 year

Students learn composition, orchestration, and narrative techniques for film music; analyze film scores; study notation in MuseScore or Finale/Sibleius and other notation softwares.; and compose their own scores for scenes and short films. 


How to Register

New students and students registering after mid-September: ECMS Registration Form 

Continuing ECMS students may re-register online from May until September.

Paper registration forms available upon request: (585) 274-1400

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