Program 2024

Thursday July 4 2024

10:30: Castle of Carovigno
Masterclass with the emerging composers & professionals (90 minutes)
"Story telling & film score - Think more like a filmmaker »
Andy Hill / Denis Furne

16:30: Castle of Carovigno
Masterclass with the emerging composers & professionals (90 minutes)
"Scene-Reading for composers - Get to the heart of a scene "
Andy Hill / Denis Furne

21 :00: Castle of Carovigno 
Concert: “Meddley of film scores and songs”
Honorary Awards
Presentation of our guests:  Valeria Altobelli –Jean Michel Bernard – Sean Callery – Gabriel Marini & David Imbault

Friday July 5 2024

10:30 : Castle of Carovigno
Masterclass with the emerging composers & professionals (90 minutes)
"Composing international scores " 
Sean Callery / Jean Michel Bernard / Denis Furne / Cyril Morin

16:30 : Castle of Carovigno 
Masterclass with the emerging composers & professionals (90 minutes)
"Songs in movies" 
Ray Costa and guest / Denis Furne / David Imbault / Gabriel Marini

21 :00: Castle of Carovigno
Life time achievement to Diane Warren.
Best contribution to film score awards
Concert: Tribute to Diane Warren

Saturday July 6 2024

10:30 : Castle of Carovigno
Emerging composers, professionals and press.
"Q& A with festival guests"
Moderated by Ray Costa and Cyril Morin

21 :00: Castle of Carovigno
“Award ceremony”
Lifetime achievement award to Pino Donaggio
Emerging composer awards
International composer of the year
Italian Composer of the year
Concert: A piano duel: Sean Callery / Jean Michel Bernard

Program 2023

Thursday July 6 2023

10:30: Castle of Carovigno
Masterclass with the emerging composers & professionals (90 minutes)
"International relationship between Directors and Producers"
George Christopoulos / Myriam Cutler

16:00: Castle of Carovigno
Masterclass with the emerging composers & professionals (120mn)
"Film Music Industry Insights to Evolve Your Career"
George Christopoulos / Myriam Cutler/ Cyril Morin

20:30: Castle of Carovigno
Concert: Coro Lirico di Lecce
Lifetime achievement awards: Sally Stevens

Friday July 7 2023

10:30 : Castle of Carovigno

Masterclass with the emerging composers & professionals (90 minutes)
"Laurent Levesque Masterclass – Agnes Varda"
Laurent Levesque/ Denis Furne/ Cyril Morin

16:00 : Castle of Carovigno
Masterclass with the emerging composers & professionals (120 minutes)
"Songs in movies"
David Imbault/ Gabriel Marini/ Marco Guazzone/ Roberto Fia/ Denis Furne

20:30: Castle of Carovigno
International composer of the year
Best contribution for the art of Film Music award

Concert: David Imbault & Gabriel Marini (film composers)
Concert: Laurent Levesque (composer Agnes Varda) with Aurelienne Brauner.

Saturday July 8 2023

10:30 : Castle of Carovigno 
Masterclass with the emerging composers & professionals (90 Minutes)
"Simon Franglen masterclass" 
Simon Franglen (Composer of Avatar: The Way of Water)/ Ray Costa (Composer publicist) / Cyril Morin
 
20:30: Castle of Carovigno 
Emerging composer awards
Composer of the year
Outstanding Original score
Lifetime achievement award: Howard Shore
Composer of the year (Italia)
   
Concert: Marco Guazzone (songwriter, composer) 
 

Program 2022

JULY 6 – Day 1: Master Class For 10 Emerging Composers

10:00 at the Castle of Carovigno: Private Master class for the 10 emerging composers selected for the contest with an international composer.

JULY 6 – Night 1: Tribute To Claudia Cardinale, Lalo Schifrin, Nino Rota, Ennio Morricone

20:00 at the Castle of Carovigno: Ambassador, Guests of honor, and emerging composers.
Lifetime Achievement Award to Claudia Cardinale & Lalo Schifrin
Musical homage to Nino Rota and 81/2 with Jean Michel Bernard
Concert “Cinema Paradisio” (Silvio Caroli & Catherine Lee)
11:00: DJ set playing music from movies

JULY 7 Day- Day 2: Public Master Class

10:00 at the Castle of Carovigno: Public master class and conference about “Being a composer (or an artist) in today’s world”
17:00 at the Castle of Carovigno: Public Master class with Jean Michel Bernard – Presentation of the music from “Hugo” (Martin Scorsese)

JULY 7 Night- Day 2: Youth Program

20:00 at the Castle of Carovigno: Film with musical introduction with Jean Michel Bernard
Best contribution for Art of Film Music Award
Screening
11:00: DJ set playing music from movies

JULY 8 - Day: Apulia Composers Roundtable

10:00 at the Castle of Carovigno: Special “Apulia composer roundtable” with local and Italian composers “How to organize ourself”

JULY 8 - Night: Award Ceremony – New Talent, -Composer Of The Year - Concert By Jean Michel Bernard

20:00 at the Castle of Carovigno: Closing ceremony with guests, ambassadors and candidates
Award ceremony: Emerging composer/ Composer of the year
Composer of the year Award 2022 (Composer not yet announced).
Concert with Jean Michel Bernard with a special guest
11:00: DJ set playing music from movies