Seminars

The SCL produces a number of educational seminars each year in Los Angeles and New York covering a range of subjects relevant to media composers. Topic areas certain around the business, art, craft and technology of writing music for media. Video of the seminars are included here wherever possible.

Lightning Talk: Building Your Team

October 4, 2023

2023 Career Symposium: Survival Skills and Work/Life Balance for Music Creators

September 30, 2023

2023 Career Symposium: Self-Promotion and Social Media

September 30, 2023

2023 Career Symposium: The Co-Writing Relationship and Team Composing

September 30, 2023

2023 Career Symposium: Songwriting for Sync and Writing to a Brief

September 30, 2023

2023 Career Symposium: Relationship with the Composer/Songwriter

September 30, 2023

2023 Career Symposium: Creating Your Own Sound on a Budget

September 30, 2023

2023 Career Symposium: Blending Songs and Score in “Flora and Son”

September 30, 2023

2023 Career Symposium: Selecting the Right Voice and Getting the Performance

September 30, 2023

2023 Career Symposium: Assembling Your Creative Team

September 30, 2023

2023 Career Symposium: Score Analysis – Writing to Picture for Maximum Effect

September 30, 2023

2023 Career Symposium: Self-Publishing and Royalty Streams

September 30, 2023

2023 Career Symposium: Writing to Brief and Building a Library

September 30, 2023

2023 Career Symposium: Working in a Non-Linear Environment

September 30, 2023

2023 Career Symposium: Assembling Your Business Team

September 30, 2023

2023 Career Symposium: Communication Skills for Getting the Best Performance

September 30, 2023

2023 Career Symposium: Getting Started After College

September 30, 2023

Game Changers: The Music of Mobile Gaming

September 12, 2023

AI Systems and the Music Industry

August 28, 2023

Ask An Expert About ChatGPT and Generative AI

August 14, 2023