2017 Summer Intensive Registration (Seattle)

 The two-week Summer Intensive Program for 2017 is scheduled to run from July 31st to August 11th, 2017, Monday through Friday, from 10:00 AM to 5:30 PM, along with a few film screenings in the evenings during the two-week session. The middle weekend will have optional events planned as well. On-site registration will be held in the late afternoon on Sunday, July 30th.

Core courses offered in the 2017 program include:

    • Film Scoring I: An Overview of Film Scoring
    • Film Scoring II: Composition Techniques for Writing Dramatic Music

Students also choose two of the following electives--one for each week. 
(Note: Each elective must meet a minimum enrollment number before it can be offered.)

    • Digital Performer (beginner or advanced)
    • Logic Audio: (beginner or advanced)
    • Finale (beginner or advanced)
    • Sibelius (beginner or advanced)
    • Songwriting for Film
    • Studio Technology
    • Composing for Interactive Games
    • History of Film Music
    • Practical Music Theory for the Contemporary Composer  (See Note below)

 For complete program details, please visit the summer program information page.


To register for the 2017 Summer Intensive Program and pay in-full now, fill out the following form and click on Register at the bottom to take you to the PayPal page where you can pay using a credit card or your PayPal account.

    • If you want to request hotel accommodations during the summer program, please select the appropriate options BEFORE clicking Register.
    • NOTE: After June 30th, 2017, special program hotel room rates cannot be guaranteed.
    • If you request accommodations, we will contact you to get credit card information to hold your hotel reservation, but no charges will be run until you check in.
    • For complete accommodation and rate information, please visit the summer program accomodations page.
  •  Your registration will not be processed, and your place in the course will not be reserved, until the course payment is made. 

Note *: Be sure to give us THREE elective choices in case one of your first two choices is not available because too few people requested the elective. We only offer electives that meet minimum attendance requirements.

A link to download the sample music theory test and test key is available at the bottom of the Schedule page.

This test is similar to the one administered on the first day of our program to determine whether you will be required to take Practical Music Theory for the Contemporary Composer as your Week I elective. For more information on the placement test, visit the summer program information page.

Cost: $1700 (tuition only, accommodations are not included). 

General Info:
Mailing Address:
Music Background
Music Based Computer Program
Music Software You've Used:
For each software package, please list programs and indicate for each one: "Beginner," "Intermediate," or "Advanced" skills.
Preferred Electives
You must choose two (2) electives to take in the late afternoon session of each day -- ONE elective for the FIRST week and another ONE for the SECOND week. Please indicate your top two choices for electives AND one alternate choice in case we are unable to give you your first two choices. We will do our best to honor all first choices.
* Students may choose one elective per week; however, the "Practical Music Theory For The Contemporary Composer" elective is mandatory for students who do not pass the Film Scoring Theory exam administered on the first day of the program.
Hotel Reservations
If you are reserving a room, we will need to take your credit card information to hold your room at the special program rate. If you need a hotel room, please fill out the dates and we will contact you for your credit card information as we need to give the hotel this information to hold your reservation. Your card will NOT be billed or run through until check in at the hotel. Payment for the course is by PayPal in the next page, after finishing the registration, by clicking the Register button below.
You will be transferred to Paypal for payment.