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Neil Brand Sounds of Cinema Program

Overview

Neil Brand is a broadcaster for BBC Radio 4 Film Program and a Silent Movie Composer. Neil teaches his absolutely wonderful 4 day Masterclass "The Sounds of Cinema" covering Noir soundtracks, Sound design, minimalist scores, the click track origin, synth sounds all in his AMAZING program.


Masterclass 1

Film score history overview, from Sound Cinema (1931) to Film Noir (50s). Includes Click Track, King Kong, Noir soundtracks and Bernard Herrmann. Demonstrating my own scoring of Hitchcock's silent Blackmail using those techniques.


Masterclass 2

Film score history from 50s-70s - rock, jazz, popular music, films about music. Demonstrating scoring comedy and my music for Chaplin.


Masterclass 3

Electronics, Sound design, how synth sounds can help and hinder. Demonstrating 'updating' a silent film by giving it a 'Hans Zimmer' score.


Masterclass 4

The effect of music, how it works on an audience, how less can be more, drawing on modern approaches to affecting what we watch. Demonstrating minimalist sounds.


What's Included

Neil Brands TV Series "The Sounds of Cinema" movie files

T-shirt, Photos


Program Location

IMF-Capitol 

C/ Ribera, 16 46002

Valencia

Spain

MAP Direction

Recording Location

RTVE

Teatro Monumental

Calle de Atocha, 65 Madrid 28012 España

Neil Brand Sounds of Cinema Program

First Day: 01 July 2024 

Last Day: 16 July 2024

Location: Valencia, Spain

Attendance Options: Online, In Person, both

Film Scoring Summer Program Tuition Fee: 3095€

March Discount Summer Program Tuition Fee: 2595€


Film Scoring Summer Program Tuition Fee

with two RTVE Recordings: 3495€

Orchestral Recordings

Faculty

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Nigel Ashley Lees

Program Instructor

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Christopher Young

Program Instructor
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Garry Schyman

Program Instructor
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Pete Anthony

Program Instructor
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Juanjo Molina

Program Instructor
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Álvaro Domínguez

Program Instructor
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Sergio
Llopis
Program Instructor

GEMS RTVE Recording

Music

Piotr Nermer conferring with the conduct

Reviews

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Awards

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Past Program Highlights

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The GEMS Magazine

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T-Shirts

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GEMS
7th ANNUAL
Summer Program SPAIN
July 2024
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