Screen Composing with Adam Gock
You’ve probably heard the music of Adam Gock – he’s one of Australia’s most performed screen composers, having written the music for Masterchef, Gogglebox and Shark Tank (just to name a few).
Come along to find out how he creates music for TV and to hear his advice on how to get work as a composer in the Australian screen industry today.
Adam will cover the following points:
- How to respond to a brief for composing a piece for TV – how to follow through and deliver
- His creative process
- The differences in composing for commercials, drama and factual content
- How to manage multiple jobs
- Adam’s personal journey to composing and setting up The D.A’s Office
- Plus advice for composers and musicians wanting to compose for screen.
This event is designed to inform local composers, musicians, screen producers and screen content creators on how to develop a successful screen composing career.
Tickets $30 General Admission / $20 Screenworks members & Students
Available online click here
BYRON BAY: 2pm – 5pm, WEDNESDAY 5 APRIL
SAE INSTITUTE BYRON BAY
Ewingsdale Rd, Byron Bay
GRAFTON: 10AM – 1pm, THURSDAY 6 APRIL
CLARENCE VALLEY CONSERVATORIUM
8 Villiers St, Grafton
This event is proudly supported by APRA AMCOS, The D.A’s Office,
SAE Institute Byron Bay and Clarence Valley Conservatorium
About the presenter:
In 2006, Adam Gock & Dinesh Wicks established The D.A’s Office, an award winning Music & Sound Design company for Film, Television, Radio & TVC. They have a built a reputation for “creating a unique voice for each project, not a ‘The D.A’s Office‘ sound”.
Recent productions include Masterchef (Worldwide), Kakadu (Awarded documentary), Life On The Reef (documentary), Once Upon A Time In Cabramatta (documentary), Once Upon A Time In Punchbowl (documentary), Ten News theme, The Apprentice Australia, Sea Patrol (Drama), Compass (Theme), as well as commercials for Qantas, Virgin, Instyle Magazine, Hyundai, Optus & many more.
In addition to The D.A’s Office, Adam cofounded Lamp Music in 2016, specialist in Music & Sound Design for Advertising. Recent work from Lamp includes Lamb, Audi & Chang Beer.