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Filmmaker Boot Camp in Western New York Buffalo Starts July 5

Filmmaker Boot Camp in Western New York Buffalo Starts July 5Budding filmmakers and professionals alike will work together in this collaborative class to write, film, act in, and edit an original short film written by the class. Learn film production basics in screenwriting, filming, sound and video editing, special fx, makeup fx, and more. Students will each take on a specific role in the short film production that will be filmed during class. The final film will be screened the last day of class.
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Filmmaker Boot Camp films have shown at the Buffalo Dreams Fantastic Film Festival, NCCC Film and Animation Festival, and Screening Room Cafe in Buffalo New York.

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How to Greenscreen Final Cut X Tutorial on YouTube

How to Greenscreen Final Cut X Tutorial on YouTubeHow to Greenscreen - Final Cut X Tutorial. Filmmaking Crash Course. I go over the basics of using greenscreen and chromakey, as well as other effects, in Final Cut X. Created this for my film class students. If you have any questions or comments, feel free to comment below!


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Sabrina Pena Young: https://sabrinapenayoung.wordpress.com/ Twenty years of music/audio, film, academic and media experience. Young’s experience runs the gamut of composition/music production, video production/editing, audio engineering, sound production, special fx makeup, orchestral and choral writing, music technology lectures and public speaking, visual fx, movie trailer production, humanities education, animation, film music, foley, and more.


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Listen to Music Soundtrack : 30 Minutes of Ambient Music for Free

Listen to Music Soundtrack : 30 Minutes of Ambient Music for Free
Enjoy thirty minutes of beautiful ambient space music from award-winning composer Sabrina Pena Young. If you enjoy this video and would like to see more, please SUBSCRIBE and SHARE! And would love to hear your comments below! https://sabrinapenayoung.wordpress.com/

What Skills Do You Need to Become a Songwriter?

What Skills Do You Need to Become a Songwriter? Becoming a successful songwriter is the dream of many musicians. But knowing how to write a song, learn an instrument, and make a successful musical career can seem impossible. Well, it does take a lot of work. Not everyone that wants to be a professional musician will succeed, and many just enjoy writing songs as a fun hobby for their enjoyment. 
Do I need to Sing or Play a Musical Instrument?This might seem like a simple question, but it actually has a complicated answer. Why? Some songwriters never learned a single instrument yet can come up with great lyrics and catchy melodies. Others have played piano or guitar for years or are trained singers. So what is the answer? 

As a songwriter, you need to understand different aspects of the songwriting process. That doesn't mean you have to have an incredible voice or be the best guitar player on the block. What it does mean is that you need to know music. There is no better way to learn …

Free Film Event Buffalo NY Tonight! - World Premier Scamarama The Next Generation

Free Film Event Buffalo NY Tonight! - World Premier Scamarama The Next Generation
Monday, April 15, 20197:15 PM to 9:00 PM
The Screening Room in the Boulevard Mall
880 Alberta Drive · Buffalo, NY
After a lifetime of being scammed, Kris has decided to do a scam of her own. Produced by Buffalo's own Buffalo Movie and Video Makers! 
Bring a friend! Fun event a the Screening Room Cafe and Cinema.
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Download Sheet Music for Piano at Sheet Music Plus

Download Sheet Music for Piano at Sheet Music Plus Piano/Vocal/Chords, Piano Accompaniment, Voice, Soprano Voice - Intermediate - Digital Download
Composed by Sabrina Pena Young. Valentine's Day, Fairy Tales, Anniversary, Wedding, Recital. Score. 10 pages. Published by Pena Young Publishing (S0.311581).

DOWNLOAD MUSIC NOW Item Number: S0.311581 Beautiful song for soprano and piano about love, romance, and a forgotten rose found by her hero. A wedding song. Mythical tale. Truly a lovely work for intermediate to advanced singers. A perfect work of repertoire for any vocal studio! Ideal for pedagogy, performance, or special event. Award-winning composer. Quite an exceptional work! About SMP Press This product was created by a member of SMP Press, our global community of independent composers, arrangers, and songwriters. Our independent musicians have created unique compositions and arrangements for the Sheet Music Plus community, many of which are not available anywhere else.

How to Write Film Music in 5 Easy Steps

How to Write Film Music in 5 Easy Steps
How to write film music in five simple steps for any composer. Thanks for checking out this video! Subscribe for more great content!
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The Landing - Science Fiction Robot Music by Composer Sabrina Pena Young

The Landing - Science Fiction Robot Music by Composer Sabrina Pena Young


Futuristic electronica and cyborg music. For more great sci-fi music for your projects - Cinematic Music for Film, TV, Apps, Video Games, and Youtube https://sabrinapenayoung.bandcamp.com... Official Artist Website sabrinapenayoung.blogspot.com Cinematic music for Film, TV, Video Games, Apps, Business, and Youtube. Includes a collection of original science fiction soundtracks, horror music, dramatic songs, and more. Created by award-winning composer and filmmaker Sabrina Pena Young. Combining science fiction and fantasy in "epic" musical soundtracks and film, Young's works have been showcased throughout Asia, Europe, Australia, and the Americas at the Beijing Conservatory, the Holland Animation Film Festival, Miramax's Project Greenlight, the NY International Independent Film Festival, Art Miami, Art Basil Miami, and more. released 06 July 2015 Composed and Produced by Sabrina Pena You…

How to Write an Opera Libretto in 5 Steps - Composer Secrets

How to Write an Opera Libretto in 5 Steps - Composer Secrets


“WAGNER 2.0” – The Palm Beach Arts Paper Young is the foremost expert on virtual opera production and online collaboration with the debut of her machinima opera Libertaria: The Virtual Opera. Libertaria includes a live international cast and film crew, virtual choirs, sound synthesis, machinima animation, and contemporary choral writing, produced entirely online using crowdsourcing, social networking, and the Internet. Libertaria premiered October 5th, 2013 in Lake Worth, Florida, with additional screenings at the Buffalo Women and Arts Festival, the UK-site Moviestorm, the Holland Animation Film Festival, and other venues. Young is a sought-after lecturer and writer on music technology, social media, online collaboration, marketing, and contemporary music.

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Buffalo Girl Choir Fundraiser this Week! Support Vocal Education for Urban Girls

Buffalo Girl Choir Fundraiser this Week! Support Vocal Education for Urban Girls 

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Buffalo Girlchoir almost never happened. Throughout 2013-2015, I was searching for a way to create a youth choral ensemble. I sought advise from colleagues involved in music education who were discouraging at best, telling me that there was simply no need for another such ensemble. I knew I could make it happen but I was struggling with ideas about how this new ensemble would be unique when I received a letter from a student. Among the many inspirational things she wrote, one phrase stood out and changed everything. She wrote: “singing in an all female, women-led ensemble was empowering” and changed the way she thought about herself and her abilities. It was my light bulb moment. I didn’t want to start a children’s choir, I wanted to create a GIRLchoir.
Our first rehearsal opened with 9 singers, by our first concert, we had 14 and by the end of the first year, 24. Now, just three ye…