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 ENTER THE CHALLENGE! We’re proud to partner with Thomas Goss of Orchestration Online on our 2023 Orchestration Challenge! This unique event offers our Los Angeles members the opportunity to have their orchestrations played by live musicians and critiqued by Thomas himself. Composers that wish to enter the challenge will be given a melody that they will orchestrate for our ensemble. Learn more here. Support your colleagues and join the orchestration discussion with Thomas Goss! Get a ticket to our event here. GIFT AN ASA MEMBERSHIP! An Academy of Scoring Arts membership is the perfect gift for anyone interested in scoring for media. Our Orchestra and Philharmonic membership levels unlock access to a robust video archive of interviews, score studies, panel discussions and more! Our members also have exclusive access to a variety of industry discounts to software, sample libraries, music gear, and other related services of value to composers, orchestrators, arrangers, and songwriters! Gifting a membership is quick, convenient and will provide a wealth of knowledge for the rest of the year. Click the button below to learn more about our membership levels. GIFT AN ASA MEMBERSHIP UPCOMING EVENTS Joe Hisaishi’s Howl’s Moving Castle Online Score Study October 28 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm IN THE WORKS Check back soon for more information on our upcoming events! NEWS ASA Welcomes New Board Members November 29, 2022 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 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!