HOLLYWOOD MUSIC WORKSHOP
“14 years unmatched.”
Established film scoring classes with Hollywood’s Elite
Film Scoring Summer Academy
Be part of the Hollywood Music Workshop experience! Enrich your talent through learning from working professionals in the field of orchestration and film music. Be prepared for hands-on lessons, individual feedback and inspiring challenges.
LIVE Recording 2022
Happy and completely satisfying conclusions
to the exceptional courses led by our amazing faculty !
COMPOSING FOR VIDEO GAMES
COMPOSERS’ CONDUCTING IMMERSION
ORCHESTRAL MOCKUP PRODUCTION
ORCHESTRATION FROM MIDI TO SCORE
ORCHESTRATION & ARRANGING
Conrad Pope & Nan Schwartz
PROFESSIONAL LIVE RECORDING
Conrad Pope & Dimitrie J. Leivici
“4 Voices of Musical”
HMW Concert 2022
COMPOSING FOR TV DRAMA
Course: Orchestration & Arranging
With a wide ranged experience in the cinematic spectrum, he is one of Hollywood´s most in-demand orchestrators. His rare musical skills will give you an insight into valuable lessons to learn.
Conrad Pope is an icon in the film industry as he collaborates with Hollywood´s most famous film composers. On his career path he worked with John Williams, Hans Zimmer, Alexandre Desplat, James Horner and Howard Shore among many others.
With awards ranging from a Grammy for her elegant and sophisticated arrangement of “Here’s That Rainy Day” for Natalie Cole and numerous arranging credits for artists Ray Charles, opera singer/crossover artist Thomas Quastoff, and trumpeter Till Brönner among others, she is widely known across the world of music.
In addition, she benefits from many commissions in the songwriting field including the Emmy-nominated “All The Days”, collaborations with the iconic lyricist Paul Williams.
John’s recent work includes “Red Planet’s epic WW1” drama, “The Passing Bells” and the reimagining of Hitchcock’s classic “The Lady Vanishes” – All for the BBC. He has received critical acclaim for three adaptations of Charles Dickens classics.
Course 2: Orchestral Mockup Production
His experiences range from movies to video games such as “FIFA19”, “Asgard’s Wrath” or “Assassin’s Creed: Unity – Dead Kings” and many more.
In addition to that he has conducted orchestras including Budapest Symphony Orchestra (Hungary), Sofia Symphony Orchestra (Bulgaria), Malaga Symphony Orchestra or Malaga Philharmonic Orchestra (Spain).
His haunting orchestral scores for the globally acclaimed video games “BioShock”, “BioShock 2″ and “BioShock Infinite” have earned him multiple awards, including top honors for Best Original Score from the British Academy of Film & Television (BAFTA) and the Academy of Interactive Arts & Sciences.
Schyman’s film and television credits include classic series like “The A-Team” and “Magnum and family horror” & his music is performed in concert by orchestras worldwide.
Limited to 8 participants !
GRAMMY Award winner Amy Andersson has toured to over twenty-two countries conducting operatic, symphonic, Broadway musical and video game repertoire.
She is founder and conductor of Orchestra Moderne NYC, which debuted at Carnegie Hall in 2017 and is writer and director of “Women Warriors: The Voices of Change”, a production which has won over 20 international film and music awards and premiered at Lincoln Center. Andersson has led conducting workshops in New York and Los Angeles.
C.POPE & D.J. LEIVICI
With a 40 piece orchestra under the guidance of iconic orchestrator CONRAD POPE, experienced studio musician & concertmaster DIMITRIE J. LEIVICI & the technical team of MG STUDIOS Vienna.
There will be prepatory online meetings before the course begins to make sure you everything is ready for the reording process. Participants can conduct their own pieces, an experienced conductor will be on standby.
Our mission with the Hollywood Music Workshop
Our mission for the last 14 years is about bringing talented composers from around the world
together & providing them with top notch film music composition courses.
We love film music ! Experience it’s magic on the highest level !
FROM OUR INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS
– Keith Ramsey
– Mikki Rousi
Thanks to each and everyone who participated
in this beautiful gathering of talent and music. ”
– Lorenzo Ferrero
FROM COSTA RICA
Thank you Conrad Pope for all your wisdom during these invaluable weeks!
– Leon Stanek
Awesome music and person!!”
– Mulya Sari Dewi
“Very diverse group of people ranging from newly-budding composers to hardcore professional composers coming together as peers in order to learn about tools of video composing from an industry legend!”
– Mikko Aaltio
But there’s so many things !’ve been taking away
from the HMW class that I’m never gonna forget !”
– Chad Lawson
and JOHN LUNN (“Downton Abbey”) !
What a great company!!!”
– Vanessa Garde
– Colja Boennemann
“Taking a course on video game composing with Garry Schyman (Bioshock, Dante’s Inferno) via Zoom.
Due to Pandemic, taking a class from a top pro from your own computer is extremely convenient! ”
– Pessi Levanto
FROM GREAT BRITAIN
after two fantastic weeks with film music!
– Alex Palmer
“The best experience
I’ve had in many years….”
– Jorge Estrada
“If I should describe this workshop in
three words it would probably be this:
Inspiring, Incredible, Irresistable ! “
“I am so fortunate
being able to be part of this !”
– Francesco Basso
“I think you guys have put together
something very special here.”
– Von De Guzman
FROM NEW ZEALAND
– Tom McLeod
– Eduardo Virgilio
– Asri Dewi Lestari
– Victor Hugo Fumagalli
– Jens Schliecker
– Marcus Haider
ABOUT HOLLYWOOD MUSIC WORKSHOP
From 2009 – 2021 HMW has supported countless students on their journey towards being a composer, arranger, or orchestrator for filmmusic.
Under the guidance of the most experienced & succesful composers, orchestrators & arrangers in the film music industry we provide 24/7 interaction with the lecturers & fellow students at the breathtaking location of Casino Baden/Austria, close to Vienna.
& INTERNATIONAL HOLLYWOOD FILM MUSIC WORKSHOP
IHFMW offers additional opportunities for film scoring courses online, while maintaining the high quality of our well known live workshops in Baden & holds “Specialized Series” with different lecturers on Zoom during the year.
The benefit of our classes
- Learn and study with highly experienced film music professionals from Hollywood.
- Daily 6-hour film music courses in a focused work environment.
- Interact and receive assignments as well as professional feedback.
- Classes are taught either in person or via Zoom, depending on the lecturer.
- Establish possible future business relations and connections with like-minded colleagues and fellow composers.
- As a special bonus and depending on participants proficiency, private lessons are being offered to enrolled participants.
- Become a part of the Hollywood Music Workshop networking.
The HMW Team is looking forward to welcoming you in Baden/Austria,
or virtually at one of our ZOOM-Courses at the Film Scoring Summer Academy 2022 !
See you soon !