FIMU – Film Music Symposium Vienna 2015

Soon it’s time for the »FIMU – Film Music Symposium Vienna«, which will again take place  at the University of Music and Performing Arts, Vienna on the 13th and 14th of October, 2015.

In addition to James Newton Howard (Film composer and producer, Grammy and Emmy winner), Richard Bellis (Film composer, Emmy winner), and Sam Schwartz (Agent, The Gorfaine/ Schwartz Agency, Inc.), we look forward to welcoming more national and international guests such as:

Christoph Becher (Director of the ORF RSO)
Jon Burlingame
(US film music journalist)
Paul Hertel
(composer, conductor and music producer)
Alexander Kukelka
(composer, president Austrian Composers’ Association)
Johannes Kretz ( Head of the course » Computer games and electronic media)
Dimitrie Leivici (Hollywood violinist)
Thomas Mikusz
(actor and host)
Werner Müller
(GM Film and Music Austria (FAMA))
Chandler Poling
(President of Krakower Poling PR, Los Angeles)
Conrad Pope
(Hollywood film composer and orchestrator)
Dennis Sands
(US sound engineer, Grammy- and Emmy winner)
Marijana Stoisits  
(GM Vienna Film Commission)
Roland Teichmann
(Director Austrian Film Institute)
Herbert Tucmandl
(GM Vienna Symphonic Library)

13th October, 2015
08:30 Admission
09:00 Inauguration
09:15 Jon Burlingame: »The influence of Viennese composers on
the Hollywood Sound and today‘s film music industry«
10:00 Richard Bellis: »Working on Steven King‘s IT«
11:15 Chandler Poling: »10 Things You should know about Music PR«
12:15 Lunch break
01:15 Herbert Tucmandl: »The project synchronous recording
stage at Vienna’s Rosenhügel«
02:00 Sam Schwartz: »My job as a film
music agent – Dealing with the world‘s leading film composers
and film studios in Hollywood«
04:20 James Newton Howard: »My work for the motion picture«
– From »Pretty Woman« to »The Sixth Sense», »The Dark
Knight« and »Hunger Games«
04:30 ROUND TABLE: »Vienna – the new capital of film music?
– The Austrian Perspective«
05:30 ROUND TABLE: »Vienna – the new capital of film music?
– The International Perspective«
06:45 Autograph Session
07:15 End

14. Oktober 2015

Workshop James Newton Howard
09:00 – ca. 12:00h

Workshop Richard Bellis
01:30 – ca. 14:30h

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