InMICS Composers Lab is back at Film Fest Ghent (20-23 October 2021)
Not one, not two, but three live editions of the InMICS Composers Lab in 2021! After Music & Cinema at FIFA in June, the Krakow Film Music Festival in August, the InMICS Composers Lab is back at Film Fest Ghent, where it was organised for the first time in 2018. The events will start on 20 October with an afternoon dedicated to music in games, and will close with the annual World Soundtrack Awards on 23 October. The second group of InMICS students will attend and participate in many composer talks, matchmakings and other networking events.
For an overview of the InMICS Composers Lab programme at FFG 2021, see here.
InMICS Composers Lab in Krakow (26-29 August 2021)
For the first time live in Krakow, the InMICS Composers Lab activities took place this year between 26th and 29th of August during Krakow Film Music Festival. The highlight of the programme was a two-day recording session with engineer Piotr Witkowski and a chamber orchestra. Additionally, students had closed meetings with several composers: Martin Phipps, Sonya Belousova & Giona Ostinelli, and Marcin Przybyłowicz. There were also workshops on 3D sound and spatial audio conducted by Hans-Martin Buff, Katia Sochaczewska and Magdalena Piotrowska. There were exercises in communication skills with Annette Gentz, Andy Hill, Robert Townson, and there was also a meeting about musical notation with Professor Mateusz Bień. Last but not least, the students attended along with several thousand people the outdoor film music concert FMF Gala in three seasons.