Welcome to the leading community of industry professionals dedicated to the art of scoring. We’ve created an opportunity for you to study with modern masters of their crafts. Dive into a decade of score studies, guest interviews, and panel discussions to discover how to take your music to the next level. We welcome you to join our community today! JOIN NOW RECENT EVENTS On October 11, in association with Fans of Film Music, we hosted an interview with John Powell, which was moderated by Kaya Savas. This interview is available to all our members (including our free tier, Chamber). Chamber members may view it on our Free Events page; Orchestra and Philharmonic Members may view it on the dedicated Event page. We recently wrapped up a 4-session study of James Horner's score to Apollo 13, featuring the original orchestrator Steve Bramson. Members may stream the full length videos to Part 1, Part 2, Part 3, and Part 4. Eighteen highlight excerpt videos are also available: UPCOMING EVENTS Back to the Future at the Hollywood Bowl – Group Discount! August 5 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm IN THE WORKS James Horner’s Aliens Score Study with Chris Siddall We’ll open the music of James Horner for the third time this summer, when we’ll look at the score for his 1986 Aliens film. Batman: A Look at Danny Elfman’s 1989 Score Score study of Danny Elfman’s 1989 score to Batman. Coming May 2022. NEWS ASA Member Spotlight: Akira Komatsu January 20, 2022 ASA Member Spotlight: Andrew M. Edwards August 9, 2021 Remembering Pearl Kaufman August 2, 2021 ASA Member Spotlight: Rachel Hardy June 29, 2021 ASA Board Member Spotlight: William Malpede June 29, 2021 ASA Board Member Spotlight: Vice President Reuven Herman June 17, 2021 Short Liszt, Op. 2: The Two Hour Composing Challenge Winners! August 24, 2020 Short Liszt, Op. 1: The Two Hour Composing Challenge Winners! August 17, 2020 Sabrina Hutchinson of Defiant PR Joins Advisory Board July 31, 2020 Rest In Power, Ennio Morricone July 6, 2020 POPULAR VIDEOS 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. Sign up for our e-mail list to get news about our upcoming events and opportunities. Name Please enter your name. Email Address Please enter a valid email address. Sign Up! Thanks for subscribing! Please check your email for further instructions. Something went wrong. Please check your entries and try again. You can get involved! The Academy of Scoring Arts is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization run by volunteers. Want to help out? Have an idea on how to make it better? We’re all ears. Please fill out our volunteer form!