Film Score Summer Program

6scholarships available

SPAIN

July 2020

Creative Programs for Creative People

The GEMS Film Scoring Summer Program, now in its consecutive 4th year, has rapidly become the leading number 1 film scoring summer program that puts you and your music right in the heart of Hollywood, through world class professional teachers covering composition for film and game, orchestration, concluding with a 65 piece orchestral recording of your original composition and an opportunity to take you and your music to Los Angeles. Register now

HOST CITY

WELCOME TO VALENCIA

Welcome to Valencia, host city for the 2020 GEMS Summer Program

 situated on the shores of the Mediterranean, home of

Paella, award winning arts

and culture festivals

where medieval

UNESCO heritage

meets modern

architecture

on the beech

Valencia

rocks!

CHRISTOPHER YOUNG

FILM

GARRY SCHYMAN

GAME

PETE ANTHONY

ORCH

REC

Registration Summer Program 2020
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THE SUMMER PROGRAM EXPERIENCE

MEET OUR HOLLYWOOD TUTORS & MENTOR

FILM SCORING

Christopher Young returns for his 4th year teaching on the GEMS Program. Assignments include melody writing, composition and rescoring a main title

GAME SCORING

BAFTA Award winning Garry Schyman returns for his 3rd GEMS Program. His program includes writing for action, aleatoric music and working in game

ORCHESTRATION

Pete Anthony returns for his 2nd year teaching on the GEMS Program. His program includes a score review of your main title composition before your orchestral recording

EVENTS

LUNCH WITH THE MAESTRO

Each day, a few participants join Christopher Young and other tutors for lunch to meet informally, socialise and share a bit about themselves over a dish of paella 

THE RECORDING

A 65 piece orchestral recording of your main title composition or another of your compositions will be recorded by a professional studio orchestra. Conducting your own score is optional

ONE-ON-ONE

An amazing opportunity to sit down with the award winning Hollywood Christopher Young to discuss you, your music and if you are you ready to work in Hollywood

EXPERIENCES

FLAMENCO NIGHT

Concluding the Film Scoring summer program is our annual trip to a dynamic and breathtaking Flamenco show

THE LOS ANGELES EXPERIENCE

Each year several participants from the full GEMS program get invited to visit and stay with Christopher Young in Los Angeles

THE HOLLYWOOD EXPERIENCE

One month in Los Angeles at a beautifully furnished shared home, with fellow composers, writers, actors, directors and artists

 

Three magnificent Award winning Hollywood composers 

will be teaching their

amazing individual

programs this

summer

MEET YOUR NEXT TUTORS

WOODWIND

2 Flutes

2 Oboes

2 Clarinets

2 Bassoon

(full details in faq 23)

BRASS

8 French Horn

2 Trumpets

3 Trombones 1Bass Tbn

1 Tuba

(full details in faq 23)

STRINGS

12 First violins

10 Second violins

8 Violas

6 Celli

2 Double Bass

PERCUSSION

1 Timpani

2 Percussion

HARP

THE 65 PIECE ORCHESTRA

FLAMENCO NIGHT

Welcome to Flamenco night.

Each year we celebrate the

end of the program by

heading out to an

amazing Spanish

Flamenco show.

Fantastico!

HOLLYWOOD

HOLLYWOOD COMPOSERS RESIDENCY

Hollywood Composers Residency

 is a unique opportunity for you to

live in Los Angeles, for one

month, meet with members

of your community and

industry professionals

that will help to

develop your

composer career

Step 1

Skype with your GEMS personal career advisor who will listen to your requirments and discuss the Hollywood Composers Residency

Step 2

Together, we can help identify & match your career development requirements with our Hollywood catalogue & ignite your career

Step 3

Select your date to stay in Los Angeles

Step 4

Secure your place on the Hollywood Composers Residency and submit your admisisons fee

 

Participants will have the wonderful opportunity for

a one-on-one mentoring

session with 

Christopher Young

during the

program

STEP 1

We are offering 6 GEMS scholarships for 1000€ to be discounted of the tuition fee for the full program (faq 14)

STEP 2

The GEMS scholarships are shared between 3 Contemporary Female Composers and 3 Contemporary Male Composers

STEP 3

Individual awards will be made during April. GEMS Scholarships will close April 31st 2020

STEP 4

Register above, enter your details, include your gender, a URL link to an original composition, your CV and personal statement. then submit it.

(faq 15-17)

SCHOLARSHIPS

HOW TO APPLY

STEP 1

Review the summer program options to decide which program you would like to attend

STEP 2

Prepare your CV, a Personal Statement and a photo, bundle them together into a single PDF (faq 17+18)

STEP 3

Select a music composition you want to share with us via a URL link  (faq 16)

STEP 4

Now register online, enter your personal contact details, your program option, submit your PDF and deposit. Your check list faq 15

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