"Awesome ! Couldn't wait for the videos last night ! Just wanna say they are really awesome! I really think this is so cool how your breaking down this book piece by piece.Thanks Norman."

"Just letting you know that I’m enjoying the class…"


"The first class was great! I've done the assignments, it was interesting, really."


"I’m thoroughly enjoying the course so far and look forward to the next class links. Thank you so much for letting me join your class.  It was extremely interesting and have also enjoyed meeting other students online.  I’ll look forward to seeing your accompanying book as your discussion and commentary on each of these pieces was the most interesting part of the course."


"I took a master class from him. He is the real deal and he is amazing."


"I took Norman’s’ orchestration class at the Musicians Union 47 back in the summer of 2008. He is the real deal, amazing. I will contact you next year teacher to continue. All best!"


"I fully appreciate your teachings and your passion for music and hope I can continue learning from you very soon!"


"Great work on the new course! Very happy to see you incorporating some movie music into it."


"Absolutely! Love it. You are the perfect person to present this wonderful book."


"I never expected such a great opportunity I would have while I was preparing my visa petition. Now I have found a direction to go with a new weapon of composing."


"First of all I'd like to thank you for the wonderful 20th Century class. I found the lectures, score review, and assignments all very mind-opening.  Also the video access was very helpful since I work and travel quite a bit."