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Screen Scoring (SCOR)
- music.usc.edu/departments/scoring/ D class assignments available in TMC200; phone (213) 740-4721. Students accepted into a graduate program must take entrance examinations prior to their first registration. Any deficiencies revealed must be removed prior to completion of two semesters of course work. Transferring undergraduate students registering for the first time who have previous course work must take the appropriate examination for placement. Contact the Thornton School Office of Student Affairs for information. INDIVIDUAL INSTRUCTION - 1 unit has a $350 fee, and includes 7.5 hours of total instruction. 2 units has a $700 fee, and includes 15 hours of total instruction. Contact school for course level guide.
Individual instruction and review of students work. Selected composers, orchestrators, filmmakers, and other important industry collaborators offer their insights on scoring and career building.
- Note: Must register for lecture and lab.
|42323D||001||Lecture||TBA||TBA||19 of 20||Daniel Carlin||TMC118|
|42324D||001||Lab||4:30-6:00pm||Wednesday||19 of 20||Daniel Carlin,|
Scoring principles involved in designing, timing, and composing scores for video projects, including documentaries, animated, and live-action projects. Will also include composing for live recording sessions.
- Prerequisite: SCOR 503A
|42329D||001||Lecture||7:30-9:30pm||Tuesday||19 of 20||Robert Young,|
Explores the sounds of and notations for the major orchestral instruments; provides instruction on implementation of those instruments in scoring and orchestrating for the screen.
- Prerequisite: SCOR 504A
|42335D||001||Lecture||10:00-11:50am||Monday||19 of 20||Peter Anthony||TMC AUD|
Examines the evolution of movie music from 1920s to present. Includes recorded interviews with the most significant film composers and film clips of their work.
- Prerequisite: SCOR 511A
|42354D||001||Lecture||2:30-4:20pm||Wednesday||19 of 20||Jon Burlingame||TMCG150||Word (43520 KB)|
Addresses the need for modern-day screen composers to produce and digitally record, sweeten, mix, and edit much of their own music.
- Prerequisite: SCOR 521A
|42368D||001||Lecture||10:00-11:50am||Wednesday||19 of 20||Richard Mc Ilvery||TMCG150|
|42369D||001||Lecture||12:00-1:50pm||Wednesday||8 of 20||Richard Mc Ilvery||TMCG150|
Explores sophisticated principles and applications of technologies for screen scoring, including the use of synthesizers, samplers, and sequencers.
- Prerequisite: SCOR 523A
|42376D||001||Lecture||10:00-11:50am||Friday||19 of 20||Daniel Carlin,|