Hollywood Music Workshop USA – Austin Wintory – Scoring For Games

Grammy-nominated and two-time BAFTA-winning composer Austin Wintory is joining the 1st edition of the Hollywood Music Workshop USA (read more), with a two-day masterclass entitled “Scoring For Games”.

Hollywood Music Workshop USA - Austin Wintory - Scoring For Games


Austin Wintory, an expert composing for video games with hits such as Journey, flOw, Abzu, The Banner Saga, The Pathless, Leisure Suit Larry: Reloaded, or Assassin’s Creed: Syndicate, will provide rare insight into his approach towards scoring for games and the process of development/production.



  • Date: June 8-9, 2024 (Saturday – Sunday)
  • Schedule: 10-1:00 / 2-5:00 PDT


  • “Where do we start”?
    • Present a diverse array of Austin Wintory previous projects by delving into the genesis of each concept. Explore the initial insights and discussions that shaped the musical direction, essentially asking, “Where did we begin?”
  • “Process, interactivity, design”
    • Following that, Austin will detail the production process and development journey, with a strong focus on interactivity and design. Consequently, the task at hand will mirror his own experiences.
  • “Assignments”
    • Austin will furnish a fictional brief for a “new” game and the assignment to the participant will be to create a pitch outlining the approach, a brief theme sketch, and an exploration of the envisioned interactivity and design elements.


Greetings from Austin Wintory:


More information and enrollment ($ 600 / 554 €):



Don’t miss this unique opportunity to learn directly from the experts, getting tasks and personal advice from world-renowned names in the industry, at Hollywood Music Workshop. No Zoom or online masterclass can replace the in-person experience. Read more about both summer camps in the USA & Europe here:




You can read more about past editions of Hollywood Music Workshop here: