The 17th edition of the Tenerife International Film Music Festival – FIMUCITÉ, (June 30 to July 15, 2023), has announced the FIMUCITÉ Film Scoring Academy, to be held from Monday, July 10 to Saturday, July 15.
Coordinated by Pedro J. Mérida, the FIMUCITÉ Film Scoring Academy is one of the most anticipated parallel activities of the festival, which is deployed annually in the festival’s commitment to specialized training in this field and offers a unique opportunity to students and professional musicians interested in creating music for the audiovisual. Audiovisual composers, music producers, arrangers, music software developers, sound engineers, percussionists, streamers, and even film producers and directors, video game developers, 2D and 3D animators, animation scriptwriters and young people with musical and audiovisual interests are part of the target audience of the various training modules.
The line-up of speakers includes such prominent composers as Ben Watkins (Juno Reactor); award-winning composer and arranger for film, games, and contemporary music Jan Sanejko; BAFTA award-winning Danish composer Jesper Kyd (‘Assassin’s Creed’, ‘Hitman’); orchestrator and arranger Benoit Grey; drummer Greg Ellis, one of the most sought-after professionals in the post-production phase of big-budget cinematographic works; Grammy and Emmy Award winner Lolita Ritmanis and her colleagues in the Dynamic Music Partners label Michael McCuistion and Kristopher Carter; the expert in sound techniques in the field of streaming Sara López; and several guest composers attached to Musimagen.
The registration period is now open for this new edition of the FIMUCITÉ Film Scoring Academy, which includes an outstanding program of free master classes and round tables, with limited seating capacity, to be held in the multipurpose room of the Science and Technology Park of Tenerife, located in Las Mantecas (La Laguna) and in the Auditorium of the Espacio Cultural CajaCanarias, in Santa Cruz de Tenerife.
Those interested can find the complete program and the registration form on the festival’s website (read more). A certificate of participation will be given to all those who attend at least 70% of the sessions.
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