ASMAC presents a Special Master Class Series! Part Two features Chuck Fernandez

23 July 2018

This Master Class will include:

– Transcribing to Band from Orchestra
– Appropriate doublings and ranges for different groups, with video and audio examples
– Working with music publishers: setting age-appropriate ranges
– Working with music publishers: setting age-appropriate ranges

Part Two with Chuck Fernandez on August 25th

August 25, 2018
@ Evergreen Stage

10:30am Check-in/refreshments
11-2pm  Master Class


Chuck Fernandez Biography

Charles Fernandez Is an Emmy and Annie nominated composer who has been a composer, orchestrator, bassoonist, educator and conductor in Los Angeles since 1983.
Mr. Fernandez has composed on many Animated TV series including Disney’s Little Mermaid; Disney’s Aladdin; Universal’s Casper Cartoon Series (Emmy and one Annie Nominations); Disney’s Doug; Disney’s 101 Dalmations; Dreamworks’Toonsylvania, Disney’s Bonkers and Robot Chicken. He’s also written and/or orchestrated on dozens of films, trailers and many concert works. As a teacher, he’s been an instructor at LACSHA (Los Angeles County High School of the Arts); UCLA Extension and for Thinkspace, based in the UK.

His work “A Quiet House and A Mouse” was the winner of the New Flute Ensemble Music Award at the 2016 National Flute Association Conference. Recent concert premieres include: Frolic: Concertino for Tuba and Concert Band; “Persepolis Bazaar” for Concert Band; “Holiday Horn Concerto” for Horn and Band/Orchestra; “For the Matadors” for the 50th anniversary of CSUN; Spirits Rising: for the 50th Anniversary of Tarlton University in Stephenville, Texas; “Americana Trio” for Flute, Clarinet and Bassoon; ”Cruise and Star” for Saxophone Sextet and Harp, and the latest commission for Dr. Larry Stoffel and CSUN, “Bachus Illatus” for Band and Organ for the Los Angeles Bach Festival. He’s also served as orchestrator and conductor on countless trailers and film projects, which includes the trailer for the recent James Bond film, Spectre. You can find videos of many of his works by searching “Charles Fernandez Music” on youtube.

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