Regional Arts Development Central West NSW

CALLING COMPOSERS LIVING IN REGIONAL AUSTRALIA

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NOW CLOSED. Closes 21 February, 2022. APPLICATIONS OPEN FOR OPPORTUNITY TO DEVELOP YOUR CAREER AS A SCREEN COMPOSER.

Screenworks’ annual Screen Composing Bootcamp is designed to support the professional development of two regionally-based composers. The program is open to composers from anywhere in regional Australia. The program is delivered by Screenworks with support from APRA AMCOS and the Australian Guild of Screen Composers.

Award winning professional Screen Composer Leah Curtis (Killing Ground, Exitus Roma) and an additional mentor, to be announced, will provide one-on-one mentoring to the two selected participants. The mentors will assist with skills development, as well as provide opportunities to increase the experience and confidence of the participants in order to advance their capacity for composing music for the screen. At the completion of the program, each participant will receive $1500 to aid them in advancing their screen composing careers.

Each year, the Screen Composing Bootcamp provides an extraordinary opportunity for two emerging regional musicians to connect with professional composers so that they are able to develop skills and find ways to build their screen composing careers while living regionally”, explains Screenworks CEO, Ken Crouch.

As with all of our programs, we know that this program gives regional people opportunities that they wouldn’t otherwise have the chance to help advance their careers”.

 For more info and to apply, visit 2022 Screen Composing Bootcamp – Screenworks

Screenworks’ Screen Composing Bootcamp 2022 is a targeted mentorship program supported by APRA AMCOS and the Australian Guild of Screen Composers.

About Screenworks

Screenworks is a registered charity that provides support, leadership and vision for the regional screen industries in Australia.

The principal objective of Screenworks is to promote and advance the screen industry in regional, rural and remote Australia, with a focus on the industry cluster in the Northern Rivers region of NSW.

Our principal activities provide screen-related development and networking opportunities, programs and initiatives specifically designed to support people living in regional, rural and remote Australia.

We are a home-grown not-for-profit, membership-based association managed by a board of volunteer directors that provide industry, management and screen industry knowledge and experience.

www.screenworks.com.au

About APRA AMCOS

APRA AMCOS is a key business partner to Australasian music creators. We have 110,000 members who are songwriters, composers and music publishers. We license organizations to play, perform, copy or record our members’ music, and we distribute the royalties to our members.

As a world-leading organisation invested in the future of music, APRA AMCOS enables music creators and customers to maximise the value music brings to business and life. We achieve this through a simple and effective licensing framework, and providing holistic industry support – from education, to live music, export, creators’ rights advocacy and recognition through our high profile awards and events program.

www.apraamcos.com.au