Fimucité Film Scoring Academy launches this september

The FIMUCITÉ Film Scoring Academy launches this year along the festival dates.

Guests from FIMUCITÉ’s X edition will conduct workshops aimed to students and professionals interested in specialized training.

The Tenerife International Film Music Festival (FIMUCITÉ) celebrates its tenth anniversary with the launch of the Fimucité Film Scoring Academy, aimed to students and professionals who want to receive specialized training. Lolita Ritmains, Christopher Carter and Michael McCuistion, members of the Dynamic Music Partners, will offer a workshop addressed to musicians, and a seminar for audiovisual composers and students of music composition will be given by Richard Bellis.

All activities are free entry and will be held at Aula Magna in Conservatorio Profesional de Música de Santa Cruz de Tenerife, during the festival week happening from September 23rd to October 1st, sponsored by Cabildo Insular de Tenerife, the Canary Islands Government and Santa Cruz de Tenerife City Council. Every participant will receive an official diploma for their attendance (to the activities).

Furthermore, as part of this initiative, both the Tribute to Shirley Walker and the Animated Warner Heroes concerts, to be held at Teatro Guimerá, will have matinee sessions for the school public on September 28th and 29th. FIMUCITÉ is committed with promoting culture in order to attract young people, as well as creating new audiences among music and film lovers.

The workshop for those aspiring to “become a professional musician in the recording sessions” offered by the Dynamic Music Partners will take place on Sunday September 25th, from two to five pm.

The conference “ASCAP presents: Master Sessions with Richard Bellis”, with the collaboration of the American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers, will be held at the Conservatorio on Friday, September 30th, from 11:30 am to 14:00 pm, and on Saturday, October 1st, from 12:30 pm until 14:00pm.

This year FIMUCITÉ will provide a unique opportunity to receive training from leading figures in audiovisual composition, winners of numerous Emmy awards and with an impeccable Hollywood career.