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In Conversation with Composer Jeff Beal

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From News, posted 10.04.22. Five-time Emmy-winner Jeff Beal is renowned for scoring celebrated films and television series including House of Cards,Rome,Monk,Pollock, and Blackfish, as well as composing powerful orchestral works. The prolific and versatile composer has roots in classical music, which imbue his works with a wide range of moods and tones, augmented by… Read more...


BMI Composer Alan Menken Receives Max Steiner Achievement Award in Vienna

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From News, posted 10.04.22. Legendary composer Alan Menken was recently honored by Hollywood in Vienna, the annual film music gala, with the Max Steiner Achievement Award, a prestigious accolade which recognizes exceptional achievements in the art of film music. The ORF Vienna Radio Symphony Orchestra paid tribute to the multiple Oscar, GRAMMY, and Golden… Read more...


A League of Her Own: How Composer Esin Aydingoz Forged a Path from Istanbul to Los Angeles

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From News, posted 9.15.22. Media composer Esin Aydingoz has built an impressive career scoring projects for Disney, Apple TV, Amazon Prime, Netflix and Hallmark while also pursuing leadership positions at the Alliance for Women Film Composers (AWFC) and her alma mater, Berklee College of Music — all before celebrating her 30th birthday. Aydingoz was… Read more...


BMI Congratulates its 2022 World Soundtrack Awards Nominees

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From News, posted 8.08.22. BMI is proud to congratulate the seven BMI composers who have been honored in the first round of prestigious nominations for this year’s World Soundtrack Awards, including Nicholas Britell, who scored nods in two categories: Television Composer of the Year and Best Original Song. Additional category nominations will be announced… Read more...


BMI and White Bear PR Present “The Character of Music” at Comic-Con 2022

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From News, posted 7.26.22. BMI partnered again this year with White Bear PR to present “The Character of Music” at Comic-Con 2022, held at the San Diego Convention Center in CA on July 23. This year, the popular panel paired revered BMI composer Hesham Nazih and Marvel Studios’ Dave Jordan, who collaborated on the… Read more...


BMI Sponsors League of American Orchestras’ 77th National Conference

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From News, posted 7.13.22. BMI was the exclusive sponsor of the opening session of the League of American Orchestras’ National Conference, held at Walt Disney Concert Hall in LA on Wednesday, June 1. Attendees of the “Forward Together” event were treated to an exciting live performance by YOLA (Youth Orchestra Los Angeles). Following the… Read more...


BMI Congratulates its 2022 Emmy Nominees

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From News, posted 7.12.22. On Tuesday, nominations for the 74th Creative Arts Emmy Awards were announced, and BMI is proud to share that many of its talented composers and songwriters were singled out for their exceptional work. The Creative Arts ceremonies will be held on September 3 and September 4, and will be broadcast… Read more...


BMI Composers Share Their Expertise in NYU TV Scoring Workshop

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From News, posted 6.29.22. BMI was proud to partner once again with NYU for this year’s renowned TV Scoring Workshop in which BMI composers give insights, as well as feedback, to NYU scoring students. This year’s BMI mentors included John Kaefer, Ben Decter, Sherri Chung, and Sean Callery. The 12-day workshop, which ran from… Read more...


BMI Congratulates its Daytime Emmy Award Winners and Nominees

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From News, posted 6.24.22. BMI proudly congratulates our extraordinary composers and songwriters who captured the prestigious honor of winning or having been nominated for this year’s Daytime Emmy Awards. The ceremony will be aired on CBS Friday, June 24, at 9PM Eastern with streaming available on Paramount+. Congratulations to all! Here… Read more...


BMI Composers Open Up at Tribeca Talks: The Art and Business of Scoring for Film, TV & Visual Media

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From News, posted 6.15.22. On Saturday, June 11, BMI presented Tribeca Talks: The Art and Business of Scoring for Film, TV & Visual Media, as part of the Tribeca Festival’s Music Lounge at Baby’s All Right in Brooklyn. The panel, moderated by BMI’s Senior VP, Creative Alex Flores featured leading composers Kathryn Bostic, Carlos… Read more...