Video 1: In part one (1 of 2) of this "composing music for TV" masterclass, professional television and film composer Danny Lux discusses how to get into the TV/Film music industry. He guides you through the basics of composing music for TV shows and the business that surrounds it. If you are an up-and-coming composer, this video is for you!
Topics Covered: Breaking into the film and TV composition business, distinguishing between film composition and TV composition, having multiple skill sets, composing scenes from different character POV’s, developing a practical approach towards your music, dealing with composition deadlines, mixing and producing your own tracks, being marketable, etc.
Video 2: In part two (2 of 2) of this "composing music for TV" masterclass, professional television and film composer Danny Lux discusses and demonstrates how to work successfully in the TV/Film music industry. He gives you tips and tricks for mixing your tracks, composing pieces that work under dialogue, producing music under strict deadlines and more. If you are an up-and-coming composer, this video is for you!
Topics Covered: Composing music for tv, balancing the mix, scoring around the dialogue, setting up your audio workspace, templates, optimizing your workflow, working with kontakt sound banks, spreading cpu usage across different machines, mixing to stems, routing MIDI information with Vienna Ensemble, remote integration, etc.