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The power of a film to convey specific sentiments is often intensified by the musical score that accompanies its scenes. Emotionally-charged moments can be emphasized or diminished through the use of instrumentation, volume, and pacing; each nuance influencing the audience’s interaction with the film and its characters. One Gardner-Webb University student is aiming for a career as a film composer, and he recently took advantage of an opportunity to participate in the GWU Undergraduate Research Scholars program, where he fully explored the unique role of music in film.
Office of University Communications, "GWU Undergraduate Research Program Offers Student Opportunity to Complete Dream Project" (2016). Gardner-Webb NewsCenter Archive. 781.