The Music Makers

Centerpiece Video


“We are the music makers,
and we are the dreamers of dreams.”
Arthur O’Shaughnessy

The Yale School of Music celebrates its world-class students, faculty, and alumni, who embody the values of their alma mater, and of music itself.

Directed and Edited by Austin Kase
Produced by Becky Morrison
LA Unit Producer – Jade Fox
Associate Producers – Lily Sutton and Dana Astmann
DP – Chase Bowman
LA Unit DP – Chris Hamilton

Original Soundtrack by Garth Neustadter
Audio Mixer – John Avarese

Voiceover Script adapted from speeches by Dean Robert Blocker
by Austin Kase and Dana Astmann
Voiceover- Austin Kase
VO Recording Engineer – Jack Vees

VFX and Titles – finally. Studio
Colorist – George Robert Morse


1st AC – Brian White
2nd AC – Jordan Oglesby
Gaffer – Will Elder
Key Grip – Zander Kroon
Hair/Makeup – Tania Hahm
Sound Mixer – Redd Reynolds & Dustin Bath
PA – Yule Owens


1st AC – Marcos Herrera
2nd AC / DMT – Kiersten Lane
Utility – Jan Michalik & Gerry Polinsky
Hair/Makeup – Kristen Arnett & Annie Brice
Sound Mixer – Dennis Rainaldi & Ryan Brooks
PAs – Terrance Smith, Wale Adedoyin, Devin Martinez