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I'm here to help you grow your music business composing for Film, TV, & Video Games. Some days, I'll teach you practical info & strategies. Other days, I'll just show you up-close and personal through my own work and experiences. Either way, join me daily for fresh content!

I'm here to help you grow your music business composing for Film, TV, & Video Games. Some days, I'll teach you practical info & strategies. Other days, I'll just show you up-close and personal through my own work and experiences. Either way, join me daily for fresh content!
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I'm here to help you grow your music business composing for Film, TV, & Video Games. Some days, I'll teach you practical info & strategies. Other days, I'll just show you up-close and personal through my own work and experiences. Either way, join me daily for fresh content!

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@stevenmelin

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English

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Episodes

{Main Theme} Magnus Quest OST

8/20/2019
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Main theme composed this morning during the live stream for the upcoming Metroidvania "Magnus Quest" (sequel to "Mage") by Game Sage Productions. #vgm #metroidvania #magnusquest

Duration:00:03:03

{Confliction} Austin Wintory Cover Challenge

8/19/2019
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Channeling my inner Austin Wintory today with this cover of his main theme from the new soundtrack Erica. Austin recently posted a challenge on Twitter, asking other composers to try and arrange his new theme in their own style. Austin responded to my entry with: "Gorgeous! And totally in line with the source haha :)"

Duration:00:01:17

{Rain} Chiptune VGM

8/16/2019
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Calm chiptune inspired by rain storm. *Pixel Art by @digitallyaesthetic #chiptune #vgm #indiedev #pixelart

Duration:00:03:10

{LIVE} Composing Another Boss Battle in the Style of Bloodborne

8/14/2019
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Client loved the first round and asked for more! Another Boss Battle track in the style of Bloodborne, featuring hurdy gurdy, lute, hammered dulcimer, accordion, & strings! This time, I'm speeding up the tempo and trying out a new approach. Jump to the final track 1:35:46 *Disclaimer: sorry for the periodic small bouts of silence while I edited the DAW session - this audio is from a YouTube Live stream. ►► Answer the Top 25 Questions Every Composer Asks in 5 Minutes or Less. Free eBook →...

Duration:01:40:30

How I Composed a Boss Battle in the Style of Bloodborne

8/7/2019
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My latest project for a client...including a hurdy gurdy, lute, hammered dulcimer, accordion, & strings! Jump to the good stuff 19:31

Duration:00:24:07

{Afternoon Break} Chiptune VGM

8/2/2019
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Take a break this afternoon with a fresh chiptune. *Pixel Art by @1041uuu #chiptune #vgm #indiedev #pixelart

Duration:00:03:48

How I Composed an Anime Rock Theme Song

7/30/2019
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My latest composing adventure - today with an Anime Rock Theme Song!! ►► Answer the Top 25 Questions Every Composer Asks in 5 Minutes or Less. Free eBook → http://screenmusic.academy/free-ebook

Duration:00:14:46

More Freelance Jobs with Content Marketing

7/29/2019
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Want more freelance jobs? Use this content marketing strategy on YouTube, Instagram, Blogs, & Podcasts (or wherever your target audience lives) to land MORE jobs! Whether you're a musician, artist, editor, writer, or anything in-between, this is for you. ►► This video is from my course 10 Steps to More Freelancing Gigs Than You Can Handle. Watch the rest now with this 75% off code → https://www.udemy.com/more-scoring-gigs/?couponCode=SMA4999

Duration:00:13:15

What is a Film Score and How to Compose Music for One?

7/19/2019
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What is a Film Score? How do you Compose Music for a Film? Let's tackle these two questions with my best tips & strategies. ►►Enroll in The Art of Film Scoring course → https://courses.screenmusic.academy/p/the-art-of-film-scoring ►► Answer the Top 25 Questions Every Composer Asks in 5 Minutes or Less. Free eBook → http://screenmusic.academy/free-ebook

Duration:00:17:36

{Exhale} Chiptune VGM

7/17/2019
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New chiptune for those who need to...exhale

Duration:00:03:22

How I Composed VGM Level for 2D Blaster in the Style of Mega Man X

7/15/2019
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Behind-the-scenes tutorial of how I composed VGM for a 2D Blaster level theme in the style of Mega Man X. Lots of synthy & EDM goodness. ►► Answer the Top 25 Questions Every Composer Asks in 5 Minutes or Less. Free eBook → http://screenmusic.academy/free-ebook

Duration:00:16:55

How I Composed VGM Demo for 2D Viking Action RPG

7/15/2019
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My process for how I composed a VGM demo for a 2D Viking Action RPG

Duration:00:11:16

{Unchained Will} Chiptune VGM

7/14/2019
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New chiptune for those who will do whatever it takes to overcome the challenge.

Duration:00:03:58

{Distant Dreams} Chiptune VGM

7/13/2019
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New chiptune for those who feel like their dreams are too far away to grasp.

Duration:00:03:11

{Nighttime Metropolis} Chiptune VGM

7/13/2019
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Night vibes tonight with a new chiptune.

Duration:00:04:25

Repeat Clients Are Your Business

7/13/2019
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Did you know that you only need repeat work from about 5 clients to last an entire career? Here are my best tips for cultivating successful repeat client relationships. ►► Answer the Top 25 Questions Every Composer Asks in 5 Minutes or Less. Free eBook → http://screenmusic.academy/free-ebook

Duration:00:11:57

How to Get Paid VGM Work in 2019

7/13/2019
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►►Download Social Game Dev DM Scripts → https://www.screenmusic.academy/vgmscripts ►► Answer the Top 25 Questions Every Composer Asks in 5 Minutes or Less. Free eBook → http://screenmusic.academy/free-ebook

Duration:00:11:15

Build Your Brand with YouTube, Podcasts, & Books

3/14/2019
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In this 1 hr masterclass, we cover: LINKS: ✅ Keyword Magic Tool for YouTube Titles ► https://www.semrush.com/features/keyw... ✅ Hire a human to transcribe your audio to text! ► https://www.rev.com

Duration:01:07:46

Crafting Effective Audio in Podcasts

3/14/2019
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In this episode, we discuss how to craft effective audio in podcasts. Joining us today are audio drama creators Travis Vengroff (Liberty: Critical Research, The White Vault) & Anthony Olivieri (Great and Terrible, 2298) with tons of insights into how to effectively use sound to tell stories.

Duration:00:26:22

Top 5 Mistakes when Selling Music Online

2/13/2019
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www.stevenmelin.com

Duration:00:12:44