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Film Music: Composing for Film

Interviews, resources, recordings, advice, and links about movie soundtracks and composing music for film

Software

Prices listed are current as of 2017 for full purchases. Upgrades are usually discounted.

Books in Murphy Library

You can also use Search@UW to find more throughout the UW System using the subject "Motion Picture Music -- Instruction and Study." Try it.

Online Resources

The following resources provide instruction, tips, or general information about composing music for film & tv.

Schools & Programs

Here are some places you can enroll to study composing for film and television: