Welcome to the leading community of industry professionals dedicated to the art of scoring.

We’ve created an incredible collection of resources, including nearly a decade of score studies, guest interviews, panel discussions, and other helpful files, to take you deeper into the craft of scoring for media and exploring music’s relationship to picture.

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Our events are all open to the public. We are constantly at work on new events so check back often, join the ASA for discounts, follow us on Twitter and Instagram, and like us on Facebook to get notified when new events are added.

Here’s what membership gives you.

Score Studies

Full access to years of our video archives including studies of composers like Igor Stravinsky, John Williams, Claude Debussy, Gustav Holst, Jerry Goldsmith, and many more.

Preview the collection here.

Debussy La Mer

Debussy’s La Mer (Episode 8)

Jurassic Park Score Study

John Williams’s Jurassic Park

NxNW

Bernard Herrmann’s North by Northwest

Debussy La Mer

Debussy’s La Mer (Episode 7)

Ravel Challenge 2019 with Thomas Goss

Ravel Challenge 2019 with Thomas Goss

Debussy La Mer

Debussy’s La Mer (Episode 6)

Debussy La Mer

Debussy’s La Mer (Episode 5)

Debussy La Mer

Debussy’s La Mer (Episode 4)

Debussy La Mer

Debussy’s La Mer (Episode 3)

Debussy La Mer

Debussy’s La Mer (Episode 2)

Debussy La Mer

Debussy’s La Mer (Episode 1)

Pines of Rome

Resphigi’s Pines of Rome

Alexander Nevsky

Prokofiev: Alexander Nevsky Cantata

Candide 2

Leonard Bernstein’s Candide Overture

Nutcracker 2

Tchaikovsky’s Nutcracker

Holst Planets Neptune

Holst Planets: Neptune

Holst Planets Uranus

Holst Planets: Uranus

Herrmann

Bernard Herrmann and the Psychological Narrative of His Film Scores

Ravel Challenge 3

Ravel Challenge 2017 with Thomas Goss

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Thomas Goss

Holst Planets Jupiter

Holst Planets: Jupiter

Mercury_sm

Holst Planets: Mercury

Venus

Holst Planets: Venus

Mars

Holst Planets: Mars

Erich Korngold

Erich Korngold and The Adventures of Robin Hood

Night on Bald Mountain

Mussorgsky’s Night on Bald Mountain

Catch Me If You Can

John Williams’s Catch Me If You Can

John Adams Short Ride

John Adams: Short Ride in a Fast Machine

WSS-America

Bernstein’s Symphonic Dances Score Study: America

WSS-Rumble

Bernstein Symphonic Dances Score Study: Rumble

WSS-Cool

Bernstein Symphonic Dances Score Study: Cool

WSS-Maria

Bernstein Symphonic Dances Score Study: Maria

WSS-Mambo

Bernstein Symphonic Dances Score Study: Mambo

WSS-Scherzo

Bernstein Symphonic Dances Score Study: Scherzo

WSS-Prologue

Bernstein Symphonic Dances Score Study: Prologue

Appalachian Spring

Appalachian Spring

Star Wars

Star Wars Score Study

Star Wars

Star Wars Score Study

Star Wars

Star Wars Score Study: Imperial March

Star Wars

Star Wars Score Study

Star Wars

Star Wars Score Study

Star Wars

Star Wars Score Study

Rite of Spring

Rite of Spring Score Study Episode 3

Rite of Spring

Rite of Spring Score Study Episode 2

Rite of Spring

Rite of Spring Score Study Episode 1

Star Wars

Star Wars Score Study

Guest Interviews

Dozens of talks featuring some of the industry’s most fascinating people discussing their work, craft, techniques, and business.

Preview the collection here.

Discounted Ticketing

Your membership includes significant discounts for attending our live events, including Ravel studies, Ellington groups, INFOrum panel discussions, Legends film score studies, and more. Attend more than six studies and your membership will have paid for itself with the discounts alone.

Mix with industry professionals

Many of our events include lunch with the price of admission. Sit down and break bread with fellow professionals to talk music, pick their brains, and compare notes. You can even play your music in our Adventures in Listening feature and receive instant constructive criticism.

Discounts

Our Harmony Partners Program provides our members with special discounts on studio gear, software, and services from a specially curated list of composer-friendly vendors.

Ongoing Education for Musicians

Membership can be a major form of ongoing education for many of our members. We all need continued stimulation and exposure to make strides forward in our craft and career.

Community

You're never alone when you join a community that loves music and film scores the same way you do. Ask your questions, get musical and career advice, and make strides towards achieving your dreams.