Course Codes : MUS310
Music for New Media: Composing Music for Videogames, Web Sites, Presentations and Other New Media
OverviewThis book details the technical and dramatic requirements necessary for each type of new media. In engaging language, illustrated by countless real-world examples and practical workshops, writers at all levels will find ways to create music for new markets, and find new opportunities for creative expression. Guided hands-on projects will help you create music in all these forms. A CD of examples and practice files illustrates all concepts and lets you practice the techniques. Readers will learn to: score videogames, developing music for different characters, addressing the standard types of scenes and cues, and the formats required by game publishers; develop music for web sites, including HTML and Flash code; use sound technologies within mobile devices to create distinctive ringtones and other sounds; and, create demos and portfolios for getting clients.