Courses Currently Available for Purchase

Directing the Composer Workshop


This overall design of this course will enhance communication between the director and the composer, to invite and encourage creative collaboration along the way.

Course Number: CTST800
Course Instructor: Brian King
Guest Artists: Christopher Young, Daniel Wehr, David Naulin

You must create an Ethos account and complete an application before you can purchase this course. If you haven’t already done so, click here to create your account and apply to Ethos now.

Already have an Ethos account but you haven’t completed an Ethos application? Click here to apply now.

– For More Information –

SKU: BTKG01 Category:


This course will provide the director with a thorough understanding of the role music plays in film , the emotional impact it has on the narrative, as well as how to work directly with the composer.The course instruction combines critical studies with a hands-on approach to music creation – each student will become familiar with basic forms and structures in music including; melody, harmony, rhythm and texture, as they apply to current film projects and practices in multimedia. The course will take you through the entire process of creating & producing the score, from concept to the final dub.

Additional information

Paris - Los Angeles

This workshop will include guest artists segments, with live broadcasts between Paris and Los Angeles. Check the Ethos Events Calendar for scheduling details.