BMI Congratulates its Daytime Emmy Award Children’s Programming and Animation Nominees

Posted in News on June 29, 2021

The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (NATAS) has nominated several BMI composers to win coveted Daytime Emmy® Awards in the Children’s & Animation category. The 48th annual ceremony will be presented in a stand-alone show streaming on the Emmy® OTT platform on Saturday, July 17, 2021, at 8PM ET.

Congratulations to all! Here are the BMI nominees:

Outstanding Music Direction And Composition For A Preschool, Children’s Or Animated Program
Julie Bernstein, Steven Bernstein - Animaniacs
Tony Morales - Elena of Avalor
Kevin Kliesch - Rapunzel’s Tangled Adventure
Kevin Kiner - Star Wars: The Clone Wars
Vivek Maddala, Steve Morrell - The Tom & Jerry Show

Outstanding Original Song For A Preschool, Children’s Or Animated Program
Alan Menken - “Nothing Left To Lose” from Rapunzel’s Tangled Adventure
Craig Gerber - “Something in the Air” from Elena of Avalor
Dan Povenmire - “Such a Beautiful Day” from Phineas and Ferb the Movie: Candace Against the Universe
Andrew Barbot, Roddy Hart (PRS) - “Suffragette Song” from Animaniacs