Classical Chops

Classical Chops

Tips & Resources


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Career advice and arts consulting 

Teaches peak performing to musicians

Master performance coach

Marketing, social networking for the arts

Online resources, workshops, artistic services

Career building skills for musicians

Music career development specialist

Describes careers in music 

Learn music notation software 

Learn orchestration

Discussions on all things related to music composition

Learn the circle of fifths and key signatures 

Learn music theory

How to write a song

Renee Fleming gives a master class

Renee Fleming/Susan Graham/Thomas Hampson discuss auditions 

Thomas Hampson gives a master class

Itzak Perlman talks violin technique

Lang Lang gives a master class

Placido Domingo teaches a master class

Find your music app 

Free printable staff paper 

Free sheet music 

An internet and public music library

Websites on Film Composing

Wikipedia Article

Scoring Sessions

Film Score Monthly

Classical Music in the Movies

Videos on Film Composing

John Williams

Hans Zimmer

Education Programs on Film Composing

ASCAP Film and TV Workshops

USC Film Scoring Program

UCLA Extension Film Scoring Program ProgramDetails.aspx?reg=CF513

Berklee College of Music


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