Master Class Highlights

  • Steve and Julie Bernstein Master Class

    Mar 8, 17 • 110 Views • Blog, Master Class Highlights

    Steve and Julie Bernstein presented a fantastic animation music master class that was very informative and entertaining. The halls of the Valley College were filled with some of the best animation music ever composed as Steve and Julie played video clips of...

  • Kim Richmond’s Nov 12th Master Class

    Dec 1, 16 • 291 Views • Blog, Master Class Highlights

    On Saturday, November 12, ASMAC President Kim Richmond presented an informative Master Class at L.A. Valley College. The hosting and moderating duties were expertly handled by composer Duane Tatro, also a long time board member of ASMAC. The title of the...

  • Dennis McCarthy Master Class

    Aug 25, 16 • 424 Views • Blog, Master Class Highlights

    On August 21, 2016, composer Dennis McCarthy joined ASMAC at Valley College for a remarkable and informative master class. The subject was “From the Road to the Scoring Stage,” and it was not only retrospective of his career, but a nuts-and-bolts...

  • Jorge Calandrelli Master Class

    May 3, 16 • 575 Views • Blog, Master Class Highlights

    On Saturday, April 30, veteran composer, arranger, conductor and producer Jorge Calandrelli was featured at the ASMAC Masterclass. Entitled “From Ballads to Bossa.” It was an interesting and informative day. 50 interested and enthralled audience...

  • Pete Myer’s Master Class

    Feb 7, 16 • 629 Views • Master Class Highlights

    Pete Myers’ Master Class on January 30, 2016,  “Surviving as an Arranger in the Music Business,” was a special one. We listened and discovered some of the innovative techniques he has developed through the years, as he has travelled through...

  • ASMAC Oct18 Woodwind Concert

    Oct. 18th Woodwind Concert

    Oct 21, 15 • 1038 Views • Blog, Master Class Highlights

    The Woodwind Quintet Concert presented by ASMAC at the Fire House Recording Studio in Pasadena on October 18, 2015 was a great success, with at least 65 in attendance. We had a full house in the studio and even more attendees in the control room enjoying the...

  • Master Class on Writing for Woodwind Quintet

    Jun 17, 15 • 856 Views • Blog, Master Class Highlights

    Some excellent woodwind instrumentalists taught us the do’s and don’ts of writing for woodwinds and woodwind quintet! Moderated and presented by Charles Fernandez. This discussion included instrumentalists: Karin Hoesli, Flute; Lisa...

  • Master Class with Gordon Goodwin

    Apr 14, 15 • 1218 Views • Master Class Highlights

    Gordon Goodwin is a four-time Grammy winner, to go along with his twenty nominations. He is leader of Gordon Goodwin’s Big Phat Band, an internationally known ensemble with a reputation as one of the most exciting large ensembles in jazz. He presented an...

  • Master Class with Ira Hearshen

    Feb 26, 15 • 1104 Views • Blog, Master Class Highlights

    Master Class with Ira Hearshen Moderated by Tim Simonec Saturday, February 28, 2015 – 11:00am Legends Studio 4403 W Magnolia Blvd Burbank, CA 91505   $25 Members & Students / $40 Non-Members ‘Writing Music – (The Art of) Composing,...

  • Master Class with Sammy Nestico

    Oct 27, 14 • 2379 Views • Blog, Master Class Highlights

    Master Class with Sammy Nestico Moderated by Gordon Goodwin Saturday, November 22, 2014 – 11am Legends Studio 4403 W Magnolia Blvd Burbank, CA 91505   $25 Members & Students / $40 Non-Members In the years between 1970 and 1984, Sammy was the...