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BMI Congratulates its 2015 Emmy Nominees

Posted in News on July 17, 2015
Pictured (L-R) Jeff Danna, Mychael Danna, Kristen Anderson-Lopez and Robert Lopez, and Abel Korzeniowski
Pictured (L-R) Jeff Danna, Mychael Danna, Kristen Anderson-Lopez and Robert Lopez, and Abel Korzeniowski

The 67th Primetime Creative Arts Emmy Award nominations were announced yesterday with nods going to several BMI composers including multiple nominees Robert Lopez and Kristen Anderson-Lopez, Abel Korzeniowski, and Jeff and Mychael Danna. The highly anticipated annual ceremony will be held at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles on September 12, with the broadcast to air on FXX on September 19 at 8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT.

The complete list of BMI nominees is below. Kudos to all!

Outstanding Original Music and Lyrics

The Comedians (“Kiss An Old Man”) - Kristen Anderson-Lopez and Robert Lopez

How Murray Saved Christmas (“You Gotta Believe”) - Mike Reiss (with Walter Murphy*)

Inside Amy Schumer (“Girl You Don’t Need Make Up”) - Kyle Dunnigan (with Jim Roach*)

The Oscars (“Moving Pictures”) - Kristen Anderson-Lopez and Robert Lopez)

 

Outstanding Original Main Title Theme Music

Penny Dreadful - Abel Korzeniowski

Tyrant - Jeff Danna and Mychael Danna

Marco Polo - Daniele Luppi

Transparent - Dustin O’Halloran

 

Outstanding Music Composition for a Limited Series, Movie or a Special (original dramatic score)

American Horror Story: Freak Show - Mac Quayle

Away and Back - William Ross

Bessie - Rachel Portman

Sofia the First: The Curse of Princess Ivy - Kevin Kliesch

 

Outstanding Music Composition for a Series (original dramatic score)

Chef’s Table - Duncan Thum

Penny Dreadful - Abel Korzeniowski

Tyrant - Jeff Danna and Mychael Danna

 

Outstanding Music Direction

The Kennedy Center Honors - Rob Mathes

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