Soundtrack Composer Masterclass: Score Films And Video Games

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This course is designed for those interested to learn the basics of scoring films and video games.

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From the best selling instructor on music producing, comes a new course: SOUNDTRACK COMPOSER MASTERCLASS!

Do you want to score epic soundtrack music for films and video games? Compose finished, polished, triumphant orchestral compositions that sweep emotions to new heights?


  • Use a digital audio workstation to score soundtracks for films and video games
  • Apply music theory (the practical stuff you can actually use. With a focus on how to use it rather than memorizing).
  • Themes
  • Motifs
  • Leitmotifs
  • Scales
  • Modes
  • Develop musical ideas from out of thin air. No more music writers block
  • How to make scary music
  • Orchestrate using software
  • Arrange for string instruments
  • Create realistic orchestral strings using software
  • Create realistic orchestral piano using software
  • Create realistic orchestral percussion using software
  • Improvise bass guitar melodies
  • Score trailers
  • Export music from software for musicians to understand and play
  • The basics of reading and writing music (only what you need)
  • Prepare for working with the film director and game designer
  • And much, much more…


For the first time, you can harness the full power of an orchestra at your fingertips with the push of a few buttons.

What do you need to get started?

No prior music background is required for this course. This course will cover from complete beginner all the way to advanced techniques. You don’t need to know how to make music or play an instrument (although it helps). You just need a desire to create, experiment, and find joy in making music. It’s now possible to learn all the tricks and tools to become a soundtrack composer from the comfort of your own home. You don’t need to shell out thousands of dollars for a professional studio or degree to learn to score soundtracks. Everything you need can be done from home on your computer and this course will show you how.

Have fun, experiment, and make lots of music. See you inside!

What are the requirements?

  • Do you have a computer? That’s all you need. No background music education needed. Nothing. This course will cover everything you need to hit the ground running.

What are you going to get from this course?

  • Learn to produce soundtrack music for films and video games
  • Know how to compose orchestration with software
  • Learn how to come up with musical ideas starting with nothing. No more music writers block
  • Use a digital audio workstation (FL Studio)
  • Learn how to score Trailers
  • Be prepared for working with film directors and game designers
  • Know how to apply music theory (rather than just memorize stuff)
  • Learn how to arrange for string instruments
  • Create realistic piano using software
  • Create realistic orchestral percussion using software
  • Create realistic string instruments using software
  • Produce sheet music that live musicians can play
  • Understand what makes music scary for scary scenes
  • Improvise melodies for bass guitar

Who is the target audience?

  • Anyone who wants to compose music for soundtracks no matter what level of technical skill or musical background.
  • Musicians and composers who want to see how music theory can actually be applied in real life scenarios. This is not a course about memorizing random music theory, its a course about inventing music for the practical professional.
  • Film Directors and Game Designers who want to understand how music composers can enhance their productions and/or do it themselves.

Our Promise to You

By the end of this course, you will have learned about scoring films and video games.

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Course Curriculum

Course Sections

Course Trailer

Course Overview

Film Music With Just Two Chords

Themes, Motifs And Analysis Of The Inception Film Theme

Film Music With Just Two Chords CheatSheet


Major And Minor Scales

How To Use Modes

Modes Cheat Sheet

How To Make Scary Music

How To Make Scary Music Cheatsheet

Recommended Videos On Classical Music

Which Digital Audio Workstation Should I Use?

Getting FL Studio

Download And Install FL Studio

Get Started Making Music

The Channel Rack

The Piano Roll

Create Your First Song In The Piano Roll

Mixing Overview

Installing External Plugins

Recording Audio And Midi

Exporting Music

Recommended Orchestra Plugins

String Arranging

Case Study

Making Realistic Strings

Resources On Instrument Articulations

Articulations And Expression For Strings, Brass And Woodwind Instruments

Making Realistic Orchestral Percussion

Making Realistic Piano

Making Interesting Bass Guitar Melodies

Recommended Videos On The Art Of Foley

Scoring Trailers

Recommended Videos On Scoring Trailers

Case Study: Scoring The Course Trailer

Scoring Scene By Scene: Timing Music To Video

Composing Efficiently

Working With The Film Director And Game Designer

Recommended Videos On Hans Zimmer And John Williams

Creating Sheet Music For Musicians: Using MuseScore

Fundamentals Of Reading And Writing Music

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Audio Mixer Cheatsheet For Films

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