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Music in Film Workshop 22 Sep 2019

Find out more about composing for film - perfect for children aged 5-7 with an interest in music and film. Part of Fantastic Flix at The Ark.

Join musician and performer Morgan Cooke as he guides you through this fun class for young musicians. Together, you will explore and create a soundtrack to short film Micilín Muc from the IFI Irish Film Archive.

At the end of the workshop, there will be a live performance of your soundtrack for your friends and family.

Presented in partnership with the Virgin Media Dublin International Film Festival with short film Miclín Muc from the IFI Irish Film Archive.

About Morgan Cooke...

Morgan is an actor, musician and teacher. Head of Singing at the Lir Academy, ensemble member of Moonfish Theatre (Star of the Sea, Pinocchio A Nightmare), and composer and performer with outlandish theatre (Youtopia, ExhibitUs, Come Into The Gardens) and BezKinte Breaks which was a radio play and Morgan’s music was shortlisted in the top 5 original scores at the 2018 New York International Radio Festival. Morgan recently performed live improvised soundtracks to the classic film Little Old New York for the IFI at the Barbican, IAC New York and the American Film Institute in Washington DC. Morgan has done film soundtrack work with children and young people at the IFI, Rúille Búille in Castlebar, and at the Killruddery Silent Film Festival. He has also played at the Charlie Chaplin Comedy Film Festival which has audiences of all ages.