Summer Intern - Music, Disney Animation

Walt Disney Animation Studios

Burbank, CA 11-20-2021
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  • Paid
  • Internship
  • Entry (0-2 years) Experience
Job Description
The Walt Disney Animation Studios Music Department produces all music for Disney Animation Studios and Pixar Animation Studios. Learn, adapt, and implement existing workflow for backup and archiving of digital music assets for current/ongoing and legacy productions at Disney and Pixar Animation. Coordinate digitizing of analog masters, transfers of digital tape masters and other formats to standard Pro Tools files.

• Contributing to the management of archives of digital music assets for current/ongoing and legacy Disney/Pixar productions
• Coordinating transfers of legacy audio formats to standard Pro Tools files
• Documenting procedures to create workflow manual
• Presenting periodic progress reports to supervisor
• Assisting with archive project implementation
• Assisting music staff with department functions

Basic Qualifications:
• Mac OS – advanced
• Unix OS – ability to navigate through terminal shells using basic commands
• Pro Tools – proficient
• Music background
• Knowledge of legacy analog and digital audio recording formats
• Desire to learn current and historical production methodologies
• Attention to detail and organizational skills
• Library Sciences beneficial

Required Education
• Working towards or recently completed an undergraduate degree in music, film, computer science or related.

Additional Information:

Program Eligibility
• At least 18 years of age
• Unrestricted work authorization
• Available full time for 12 weeks from May/June through August/September
• Ability to provide own relocation, housing and transportation. Position is located in Burbank, CA.
• Enrolled in an undergraduate program at a college/university taking at least one class in the semester prior to participation in the internship program, or recently graduated within six months at time of application

WDAS continues to build on its rich legacy of innovation and creativity, from the first fully-animated feature film, 1937's Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, to 2019's Frozen 2, the biggest animated film of all time, to our 60th animated feature, Encanto, releasing November 2021. Among the studio's timeless creations are Pinocchio, Sleeping Beauty, The Jungle Book, The Little Mermaid, The Lion King, Frozen, Big Hero 6 and Zootopia.

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-rjvkx0-54-80-173-217-42 in your application.

Company Profile
Walt Disney Animation Studios

Combining masterful artistry and storytelling with groundbreaking technology, Walt Disney Animation Studios is a filmmaker-driven animation studio responsible for creating some of the most beloved films ever made.