Film Scoring 1
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Level: Undergraduate
Division: The New School for Jazz and Contemporary Music
Department: Technology/Business
Course Number: JTEB 4400
Course Format: Laboratory
Location: NYC campus
Permission Required: No
  • Music Composition
Weekly assignments give students experience composing (or using pre-existing music) for short professional clips from feature films. Prior to writing, the class discusses the video structure of the film first without music, followed by a variety of musical solutions as examples to compare and contrast. Functional ability is required on at least one of the following software programs: Garageband, Logic Pro, ProTools MIDI, Digital Performer, Sibelius, Finale or comparable program. Students must be able to import a QuickTime video, add music (can be original or from pre-existing sources), and export both into a single QuickTime file for presentation in class.
Course Open to: Majors Only


Open to Lang/Jazz BA/BFA students.

Open to School of Jazz & Contemp Music students.


Open to Undergraduate students.