The Reel Insights blog
How Hollywood composer Chris Lennertz levels up his demo reelsIn this exclusive interview, composer Christopher Lennertz discusses the importance of demo reels and how he uses ReelCrafter’s metrics on reel engagement to identify what works well and what doesn't. Don’t miss his tips on ways to always be improving and making sure your pitches are top-notch.
The art of building relationships in the music industryIn ReelCrafter’s Expert Series, composer Kubilay Üner shares invaluable wisdom on cultivating lasting relationships in the music industry. Explore the significance of genuine connections, personal authenticity, and strategic networking in achieving long-term success. Üner’s insights offer a unique perspective on navigating the creative landscape and forming meaningful collaborations.
4 things composers can do to get paid what they’re owedMaximize your earnings as a artist by understanding your rights and royalties. In this article, Emperia Records President Mary Kate Jiménez-Wall outlines key royalty types and offers tips for organizing your data. Learn the importance of registering your catalog and staying up-to-date with communication. Follow these strategies to ensure you’re paid what you deserve for your music.
5 ways to keep your composing career moving forwardUnlock the secrets to a successful composing career with insights from David Das, President of the Academy of Scoring Arts. Navigate the dynamic music industry by mastering essential skills that go beyond technical expertise. Boost your career by embracing innovative approaches and fostering strong client relationships. Don’t miss these invaluable tips!
The basics of a film trailer cueDiscover the art of crafting intense film trailer music with composer Mike Rubino. Learn the importance of structure, continuity, motion, and segmentation while simplifying and layering elements to create powerful, memorable cues. Rubino’s insights guide you in achieving that coveted epic trailer sound.
How film and TV composer Trevor Morris uses ReelCrafterDiscover how renowned composer Trevor Morris (The Tudors, Vikings) leverages ReelCrafter to create compelling demo reels. Learn why he considers the reel as the “business card of being a composer” and how ReelCrafter‘s features streamline the process, making it efficient and reliable for both Morris and his clients.