BMI Congratulates its 2017 Creative Arts Emmy Nominees

Posted in News on July 13, 2017

BMI is proud to recognize its affiliates who have been nominated for this year’s Creative Arts Emmys. The prestigious trophies will be given out in ceremonies at the Microsoft Theater at LA Live on September 9 & 10, with a broadcast date of September 16, 2017, at 8:00PM ET / PT, 7:00PM CT on FXX.

Here’s the complete list of BMI nominees. Congratulations to all!

Outstanding Music Composition for a Series (Original Dramatic Score)

Jeff Beal – House of Cards / Chapter 63

Jacob Shea & Jasha Klebe – Planet Earth II / Islands

James Newton Howard – A Series of Unfortunate Events – A Bad Beginning

Martin Phipps (PRS), Ruth Barrett (PRS) and Natalie Holt (PRS) - Victoria (Masterpiece) / Doll 123

Outstanding Music Composition for a Limited Series, Movie, or Special (Original Dramatic Score)

Mac Quayle – FEUD: Bette And Joan / Pilot

Gary Lionellli – O.J.: Made in America / Part 3

Outstanding Music Direction

Duke Erikson, Jack White, T Bone Burnett – American Epic: The American Epic Sessions

Rickey Minor – Stayin’ Alive: A GRAMMY Salute to the Music of the Bee Gees

Rickey Minor – Taking the Stage: African American Music and Stories That Changed America

Outstanding Original Music and Lyrics

Common (music & lyrics) – “Letter to the Free” from 13th

Rachel Bloom (lyrics) – “We Tapped That Ass” from Crazy Ex-Girlfriend

Darrick Bachman (lyrics) – “Jing-A-Ling-A-Ling” from Duck the Halls: A Mickey Mouse Christmas Special

Gary Greenberg (music & lyrics) – “The Ballad of Claus Jorstad (Devil Stool)” from Jimmy Kimmel Live

Eli Brueggemann (music), Chancelor Johnathan Bennett (lyrics) – “Last Christmas” from Saturday Night Live / Host: Casey Affleck

Outstanding Original Main Title Theme Music

Mac Quayle – FEUD: Bette and Joan

David Buckley (PRS) – The Good Fight

Martin Phipps (PRS) – Victoria (Masterpiece)

Ramin Djawadi – Westworld

Outstanding Music Supervision

Manish Raval, Jonathan Leahy & Tom Wolfe – Girls / Goodbye Tour