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Career advice and arts consulting
ednalandau.com/ 

Teaches peak performing to musicians
bulletproofmusician.com/

Master performance coach
dongreene.com/live/

Marketing, social networking for the arts
artspromo.org/

Online resources, workshops, artistic services
operaamerica.org/indexNOC.aspx

Career building skills for musicians
chopsbeyondthepracticeroom.com/

Music career development specialist
angelabeeching.com/bt/
For_individuals.html

Describes careers in music
ehow.com/way_5124374_music-career-ideas.html 

Learn music notation software
ehow.com/how_6692667_learn-music-notation-software.html 

Learn orchestration
philharmonia.co.uk/
TheSoundExchange/

Discussions on all things related to music composition
composersforum.ning.com/forum

Learn the circle of fifths and key signatures
circle-of-fifths.net/ 

Learn music theory
musictheory.net/

How to write a song
wikihow.com/Write-a-Song

Renee Fleming gives a master class
hbo.com/documentaries/renee-fleming-a-youngarts-masterclass/index.html

Renee Fleming/Susan Graham/Thomas Hampson discuss auditions
youtube.com/watch?v=8Yb6pGEq-GM 

Thomas Hampson gives a master class
youtube.com/watch?v=iD6t72iAhas

Itzak Perlman talks violin technique
youtube.com/watch?v=h3xEHigWShM

Lang Lang gives a master class
youtube.com/watch?v=FptLO1FlSOo

Placido Domingo teaches a master class
youtube.com/watch?v=0Ijs9hyYgWY


Find your music app
brand-m.biz/wheres-that-music-app_15951.html 

Free printable staff paper
blanksheetmusic.net/ 

Free sheet music
freesheetmusic.net/ 

An internet and public music library
gti.net/mocolib1/music/bach.html

Websites on Film Composing

Wikipedia Article
en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Film_score

Scoring Sessions
www.scoringsessions.com/

Film Score Monthly
filmscoremonthly.com/daily/

Classical Music in the Movies
naxos.com/musicinmovies.asp


Videos on Film Composing

John Williams
www.youtube.com/watch?v=PlwqlHkF870

Hans Zimmer
www.youtube.com/watch?v=7FFri-mnHVw


Education Programs on Film Composing

ASCAP Film and TV Workshops
ascap.com/music-career/workshops/

USC Film Scoring Program
www.smptv.net/

UCLA Extension Film Scoring Program
www.uclaextension.edu/r/ ProgramDetails.aspx?reg=CF513

Berklee College of Music
www.berklee.edu/careers/film_scoring.html

 

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