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  • Michael Giacchino will host the 2017 Golden Score Awards!

    Nov 18, 17 • 1036 Views • Blog, Golden Score Awards, Homepage Slider

    ASMAC and Gayle Levant, Event Chair, are excited to announce that the award-winning composer Michael Giacchino, will host the 2017 Golden Score Awards.   ASMAC and Gayle Levant, Event Chair, are excited to announce that the award-winning...

  • ASMAC Master Class with Christopher Young

    Nov 1, 17 • 321 Views • Blog

    Over his many years as faculty on the USC Screen Scoring program, Christopher Young has broken down genre films into eleven essential dramatic categories, each with musical solutions he will discuss in detail. Chris will also examine the importance of...

  • ASMAC’s Orchestrators Night Out

    Oct 27, 17 • 350 Views • Blog, First WEDNESDAYS Highlights

    If one word had to be used to sum up ASMAC’s Orchestrators Night Out event, the word would be wisdom. Ten of the most brilliant and relevant contemporary film orchestrators gathered on stage for the First Wednesday evening of October 2017 at Evergreen...

  • November 1st, 2017: First WEDNESDAYS presents Fletcher Beasley

    Oct 9, 17 • 523 Views • Blog

    Mockups are a requirement for most music projects these days, so skill in using virtual instruments and samples is a requirement for the contemporary arranger. This seminar explores the expressive use of virtual instruments, integrating disparate sample...

  • ASMAC Hang Out on Tuesday, Oct 24, 2017

    Oct 2, 17 • 332 Views • Blog, In the News

    READY TO HANG OUT WITH ASMAC MEMBERS & FRIENDS? ‘ASMAC Hang Out’ at Viva Cantina in Burbank Tuesday, October 24, 2017 7:30 – 10:30 pm (This event was originally scheduled for Oct 10th.) The Flight 584 Jazz Band* big band will be playing...

  • NEW! Tune in to this “First WEDNESDAYS” event on Facebook LIVE!

    Oct 2, 17 • 182 Views • Blog, In the News

    Can’t attend the event? You can watch it on Facebook LIVE! CLICK HERE for more information...

  • Managing Your Own Music Publishing

    Sep 29, 17 • 325 Views • Blog, First WEDNESDAYS Highlights

    ASMAC’s First Wednesdays event titled “Managing Your Own Music Publishing” was presented by a panel of five industry professionals (Gregg Nestor, Jill Ferguson, Abby North, Dave Black, and host Jeannie Poole). The event took place on September 7, 2017...

  • Lalo Schifrin 85th Birthday Concert

    Sep 27, 17 • 182 Views • Blog, In the News

    Music Fund of Los Angeles, Musicians at Play Foundation, and Varese Sarabande present a celebration of composer Lalo Schifrin and his music in honor of his 85th birthday. This will be held on October 7th at the Alex Theatre in Glendale.  ASMAC Advisory...

  • Scott Healey Master Class

    Sep 27, 17 • 172 Views • Blog, Master Class Highlights

    Creative freedom to write from your inner self, freedom from structured time and harmonic boundaries was the general theme of Scott Healey’s ASMAC master class held Saturday September 23rd, 2017 at Evergreen Scoring Stage in Burbank CA. Scott, as seen on TV...

  • Frank Capp has passed away

    Sep 24, 17 • 156 Views • Blog, In the News

    Frank Capp, a flexible and consistently swinging drummer who loved nothing more than driving a big band, has passed. As leader of the Juggernaut (a group he co-led with Nat Pierce starting in 1975, until the pianist’s death in 1992), he...