Arts & Entertainment

Martin Scorsese’s Top 5 Sound Design Tips

Written by the MasterClass staff

Last updated: Feb 25, 2022 • 3 min read

Music and sound effects, collectively known as sound design, can heavily influence a film’s atmosphere, tone, and overall meaning. These tips from award-winning director Martin Scorsese can help aspiring filmmakers understand how to use sound design techniques to create intense and emotionally powerful scenes that resonate with audiences.