BMI Congratulates its 2019 Creative Arts Emmy Nominees

Posted in News on July 16, 2019

The nominations for this year’s Creative Arts Emmys have the names of BMI composers and songwriters written all over them. The prestigious awards will be given out in ceremonies on September 14 & 15 at the Microsoft Theater at LA Live. Congratulations to all with a special call out to our affiliates, Miriam Cutler, Rachel Bloom, Rickey Minor and Eli Brueggemann, who are each up for two awards. Kudos also go to the nominees for Outstanding Music Supervision: Thomas Golubić, Steven Gizicki, Jasper Leak, Brienne Rose, Robin Urdang, Amy Sherman-Palladino, and Daniel Palladino.

Here’s the full list of BMI nominees:

Outstanding Music Composition for a Limited Series, Movie, or Special (Original Dramatic Score)
Hildur Guðnadóttir Chernobyl | “Please Remain Calm”
Edward Shearmur - Escape At Dannemora | “Episode 5”
David Arnold - Good Omens | “In The Beginning”
T Bone Burnett, Keefus Ciancia - True Detective | “The Final Country”
Kris Bowers - When They See Us | “Part Two”

Outstanding Music Composition for a Series (Original Dramatic Score)
David Wingo - Barry | “What?!”
Ramin Djawadi - Game Of Thrones | “The Long Night”
Jeff Beal - House of Cards | “Chapter 73”
Siddhartha Khosla - This Is Us | “Songbird Road: Part One”

Outstanding Music Composition for a Documentary Series or Special (Original Dramatic Score)
Miriam Cutler - Love, Gilda
Miriam Cutler - RBG

Outstanding Music Direction
Rickey Minor - Aretha! A Grammy Celebration For The Queen Of Soul
Alex Lacamoire - Fosse/Verdon | “Life Is A Cabaret”
Leon Pendarvis, Eli Brueggemann - Saturday Night Live | “Host: Adam Sandler”
Rickey Minor - The Oscars

Outstanding Original Main Title Theme Music
Thomas Newman - Castle Rock
Rachel Bloom - Crazy Ex-Girlfriend
David Arnold - Good Omens

Outstanding Original Music and Lyrics
Josh Groban - “This One’s For You” from the 72nd Annual Tony Awards
Rachel Bloom - “Antidepressants Are So Not A Big Deal” from Crazy Ex-Girlfriend | “I Have To Get Out”
Eli Brueggemann, Bryan Tucker - “The Upper East Side” from Saturday Night Live | “Host: James McAvoy”


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