New York, NY (Top40 Charts) Back again in Cologne this summer: The Jeff Rona Masterclass at SoundTrack_Cologne. This hands-on workshop takes place every other year with the focus on scoring for video game. This year Jeff is joined by music composer and video game producer Helge Borgarts.
The full-day masterclass is aimed at beginners as well as experienced composers who want to learn different composing techniques for video games. Participants will expand their skills to compose emotional and effective interactive music for different genres and styles.
After registering, they receive a short sequence from a game to which they have to compose music with the help of detailed producer's notes in the run-up to the masterclass.
In order to be able to work on their music on site at Soundtrack_Cologne and implement it as a test in an interactive audio engine, the participants will have to bring along their own mobile music rigs.
The Masterclass will take place on Saturday, August 31, 2019, from 9:00 am to 6:00 pm.
Jeff Rona composed music for games like God of War 3, Devil May Cry 5, Far Cry 4 and Du Lac and Fey as well as for numerous movies and TV series. Helge Borgarts provided music and sound for games like The Surge 2, The Surge: The Good, the Bad, the Augmented, The Climb and Bring Them Home.
The Jeff Rona Masterclass is limited to 12 active participants, selected in order of registration. The price is 175 €.
In addition to the active participation, there is the opportunity to participate as an observer. The number of observers is limited to three. Observer tickets are 85 €.