BMI Composers Score Majority of Oscar Nods

Posted in News on January 16, 2014
Pictured: Thomas Newman
Pictured: Thomas Newman

Broadcast Music, Inc. composers and songwriters took three out of five nominations for Academy Awards in both the Best Original Score and Best Original Song categories. Please join us in congratulating them all, and don’t miss the show airing on ABC, March 2, 2014, at 7 p.m. EST.

Here’s the list of BMI nominees:

For Best Original Score
John Williams - The Book Thief
Alexandre Desplat - Philomena
Thomas Newman - Saving Mr. Banks

For Best Original Song
Dennis Spiegel - “Alone Yet Not Alone“ from Alone Yet Not Alone
Kristen Anderson-Lopez and Robert Lopez - “Let It Go” from Frozen
Karen O  - “The Moon Song” from Her