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LAB x Music: Music Scoring for Film
15 Feb - 23 May
Various locations

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Mentorship Programme on Scoring Music for Film

Interested in music scoring? Join LAB: Music Scoring for Film where you can be part of an mentorship programme to become an emerging music composer for film / commercials / ads. You can expect access to industry partners and have the opportunity to learn and develop with these established partners.

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Objectives of the Programme

  • Recognise the importance of music in film and media and the role composers play in the industry
  • Outline the entire process of music scoring for film and media from project conceptualisation to delivery
  • Apply basic and advance techniques and strategies in music scoring
  • Examine problems and challenges in music scoring
  • Devise solutions to problems and challenges in music scoring
  • Create original music for film and media
  • Work with mentors from the industry


  1. Registration is open to youths between the age of 15 – 35 years old of Singaporean / PR nationality.
  2. Applicants are to fill up all sections of the registration form.
  3. A write-up of less than 80 words of your interest in the programme.
  4. Share links to 1-3 past music scoring works for any projects with creative rationale / explanation of the works.
  5. Links should be in WAV. MP3. FLAC. MP4. M4V or MOV.
  6. You are required to obtain parental consent if you are below 18 years of age. A form will be sent to you via email.

Key Programme Dates

Week 1

19 Feb

Workshop #1: Introduction to Music Scoring for Film & Media + Onboarding to programme
Week 2

By 25 Feb

Projects assigned
Weeks 3-4

By 11 Mar

Discussion on approach to tackle the project; Confirm music scoring direction and deliverables for project
Week 4

12 Mar

Workshop #2: Advanced Techniques & Strategies in Music Scoring
Weeks 5-6

By 25 Mar

Sample/test scoring for selected scene(s); further discussion
Week 7

2 Apr

Workshop #3: Problematising & Creative Solutions to Music Scoring
Weeks 7-9

By 15 Apr

Samples of work-in-progress scoring for project; further discussion
Weeks 10-12

By 6 May

Close-to-final scoring for project; further discussion
13 May Submission of projects
21 May Screening of excerpts of works produced by mentees + sharing by mentees

If you have any enquiries on this programme, please contact