Scoring feature articles
- 07/29/14Getting started
Scoring to Picture — Part 3 - Finding the Tempo and Writing the Music for a Commercial
Here in the final part of this 3-part article, I’ll finish scoring the hypothetical commercial, working with variables like tempo, start time, and meter, while never losing sight of the original assignment.
- 07/08/14Getting started
Scoring to Picture — Part 2 - Setting up your session for a scoring job
Here in part 2, we’ll begin a hypothetical scoring job for a 15-second TV commercial. In this installment, we’ll look at how to set up the DAW session for it.
- 06/26/14Getting started
Scoring to Picture — Part 1 - What You Need to Know When Composing Music for Video
Writing music to fit with the visual elements in a video, the process known as "scoring to picture," requires additional skills beyond just being able to compose music. In this series we'll show you what those are, and give you the basic knowledge to be able to do your own scoring projects.