Scoring music for film can be a daring task. Whether creating a soundtrack, music score or just working towards your future career as a composer, practising using ready-made samples and loops provides a great experience for your next venture. All modern film composers start somewhere.

In this hands-on video tutorial, Lara explains a few key steps in scoring a short film by only using samples from Dramatic Textures available on By choosing the right soundscapes for dramatic intro scenes, to fitting drum and string sequences into correct time signatures and tempos, this workshop has you covered.