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Live-Online Workshop: How Sound Design Can Help Tell a Story
“Nobody Needs Music”: In his live-online workshop on the 29th of May 2021, author and lecturer Stephan Eicke will talk about the fine line between music and sound design as well as show clips and exclusive interviews to discuss how sound design can tell a story
Young film composers, game musicians, sound designers and interested people from all over the world up to the age of 35 years can apply for a scholarship until May 1st. A scholarship includes free participation in all Master Classes, MSH Conference, workshops and special events as well as accommodation and board worth 3.000,00 Euro.
New IFFMA Shop online
The International Film Television & Music Academy (IFFMA), which organizes MediaSoundHamburg annually, has opened a new online shop which sells specialist literature. In the shop, you can purchase books on film music, sound design, directing, script writing, and many more topics.
10 years of MediaSoundHamburg: Young musicians, composers, game musicians and sound designers up to 35 years of age are invited to this year’s jubilee to write a birthday piece. The composition in celebration of MediaSoundHamburg’s anniversary in August 2021 will be premiered by the renowned Kaiser Quartet.
In the second part of our interview series about directors and their composers, author Stephan Eicke speaks with Ernst Reijseger, a cellist and composer who has worked with director Werner Herzog for 15 years. The first part of our series, an interview with Herzog, was published last month.
We are working at full pressure on our new program and we really hope to see you all again in Hamburg in August. The next MediaSoundHamburg will take place from August 10 to 15, 2021.
In a new interview series, Stephan Eicke focuses on the relationship between directors and their composers. Prominent filmmakers talk about the creative alliance, the respective composers share their views on the collaboration. The series starts with the German director Werner Herzog, who has been working with the cellist and film composer Ernst Reijseger for over 15 years.
MediaSoundHamburg is an is an international summer school for film music, game music and sound design, which takes place in Hamburg annually since its inception in 2011. For ten days, national and international film composers, game musicians and sound designers meet international professionals and renowned experts. In various workshops, master classes and forums, the participants work on specific projects and get new ideas for their artistic work. With further attractive special events, such as the presentation of the Young Talent Award Media Music, the African Night and workshop discussions with directors and film composers, MediaSoundHamburg is open for a broad, interested audience.
The main venue is the ibis Hotel Hamburg St. Pauli Messe.