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BMI and SCL Honor Creative Arts Emmy Nominees at Pre-Award Reception

Posted in News on September 15, 2016
Pictured (L-R)  at the SCL Emmys nominee reception at Montage Beverly Hills are: BMI composer and 2016 Emmy award winner Mac Quayle, BMI composer and nominee Duncan Thum, BMI composer and 2016 Emmy award winner Sean P. Callery, BMI composer and nominees Kate Micucci, Abel Korzeniowski, Riki Lindhome and Chris Bacon, BMI’s Doreen Ringer-Ross, BMI composer and nominee Jeff Beal, BMI composer, nominee and Television Academy Governor Rickey Minor, BMI’s Anne Cecere and Evelyn Rascon, Television Academy Governor Michel Levine, SCL President Ashley Irwin and BMI’s Ray Yee.
Pictured (L-R)  at the SCL Emmys nominee reception at Montage Beverly Hills are: BMI composer and 2016 Emmy award winner Mac Quayle, BMI composer and nominee Duncan Thum, BMI composer and 2016 Emmy award winner Sean P. Callery, BMI composer and nominees Kate Micucci, Abel Korzeniowski, Riki Lindhome and Chris Bacon, BMI’s Doreen Ringer-Ross, BMI composer and nominee Jeff Beal, BMI composer, nominee and Television Academy Governor Rickey Minor, BMI’s Anne Cecere and Evelyn Rascon, Television Academy Governor Michel Levine, SCL President Ashley Irwin and BMI’s Ray Yee.

On Thursday, September 8, the Society of Composers & Lyricists celebrated its Creative Arts Emmy nominees at the Montage Beverly Hills, where BMI executives were on hand to honor our BMI nominated composers. This year, the BMI nominees included  Mac Quayle, who won Outstanding Music Composition for a Series (Original Dramatic Score) for Mr. Robot; Duncan Thum, who was nominated for Outstanding Music Composition for a Series (Original Dramatic Score) for Chef’s Table; Sean P. Callery, who was nominated for Outstanding Music Composition for a Series (Original Dramatic Score) for Minority Report and Outstanding Original Main Title Theme Music for Marvel’s Jessica Jones (which he won); Kate Micucci and Riki Lindhome, who were nominated for Outstanding Original Music and Lyrics for “Frozen Lullaby Garfunkel & Oates: Trying to be Special;” Abel Korzeniowski, who was nominated for Outstanding Music Composition for a Series (Original Dramatic Score) for Penny Dreadful; Chris Bacon, who was nominated for Outstanding Music Composition for a Series (Original Dramatic Score) for Bates Motel; Jeff Beal, who was nominated for Outstanding Music Composition for a Limited Series, Movie, or a Special for Jesse Stone: Lost in Paradise; James Newton Howard, also nominated for Outstanding Music Composition for a Limited Series, Movie, or a Special for All The Way; Danny Elfman, who was nominated and won for Outstanding Music Direction for Danny Elfman’s Music From The Films of Tim Burton (Live From Lincoln Center); Rickey Minor and Christian McBride, who were  nominated for Outstanding Music Direction for Smithsonian Salutes Ray Charles: In Performance At The White House; Rachel Bloom, who received two nominations (Outstanding Original Main Title Theme Music and Outstanding Original Music and Lyrics) for Crazy Ex-Girlfriend; Jim Beanz, who received a nod for Outstanding Original Music and Lyrics for “Good People” from Empire; Alan Menken, who was nominated for Outstanding Original Music and Lyrics for “A New Season” from Galavant and Tom Tykwer (GEMA/BMI) who was honored with a nomination for Outstanding Original Main Title Theme Music for Sense8.