Career Connection with Emmy Winner Chris Mangum through Video Conference
Emmy Award-Winning Film/Documentary Composer/Educator- Julliard School of Music Graduate
On March 27th, 2015, Students from grades 8-12 participating in Music programs in Wellsville had the opportunity to attend a live Video Conference with a professional Composer/Educator. The conference started with a brief synopsis of the composers life and career choices that led him to where he is today. Seven schools from around New York State participated in this conference. Students from each participating school had the opportunity to ask individual questions and answer question from Mr. Mangum. Topics discussed were: Equipment and tools required to compose for films and documentaries, necessary education required to become a Film/Documentary Composer and the detailed process in which he composes music with the Film Makers. The Video Conference lasted roughly an hour.