Chapter 11. Scoring Movies

Media

Logic 8_Files > Media > Additional Media

 

Logic 8_Files > Media > Car Commercial

Time

This lesson takes approximately 60 minutes to complete.

Goals

Import a movie file into a project

 

Choose synchronization settings

 

Detect scene cuts

 

Start a musical cue on a downbeat

 

Export a project’s audio to a video file

Scoring movies is an exciting creative process. Many composers make a highly successful living writing scores in a variety of music genres, not only for feature films but also for documentaries, cartoons, commercials, and video games.

Writing music to picture can present a number of challenges. You have to be ready to address last-minute changes in the movie’s editing. Movie directors generally start by giving you a ...

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