BMI Writers Shine With Primetime Creative Arts Emmy Awards Nominations

Posted in News on July 11, 2014
Pictured: Alan Silvestri
Pictured: Alan Silvestri

The 2014 Primetime Creative Arts Emmy Awards nominations have been announced and Broadcast Music, Inc. once again has reason to be proud of its members whose musical works have enhanced compelling, popular TV shows. The ceremony for the Creative Arts Emmy Awards will be held at the NOKIA Theatre L.A. LIVE in Los Angeles on Saturday, August 16, 2014, at 4:00 p.m. PDT.

BMI Nominees:

Outstanding Music Composition for a Series (Original Dramatic Score)

Alan Silvestri: COSMOS: A SpaceTime Odyssey | Standing Up In The Milky Way

Ramin Djawadi: Game Of Thrones | The Mountain and the Viper

T Bone Burnett: True Detective | Form and Void

Outstanding Music Composition for a Miniseries, Movie or a Special (Original Dramatic Score)

Ludovic Bource: Clear History

Rob Mathes: Herblock: The Black & The White

David Arnold / Michael Price (PRS): Sherlock: His Last Vow (Masterpiece)

Outstanding Music Direction

William Ross: Barbra Streisand: Back to Brooklyn (Great Performances)

William Ross: The Oscars

Leon Pendarvis / Eli Brueggemann: Saturday Night Live | Host: Jimmy Fallon

Outstanding Original Music and Lyrics

Bob Christianson: “No Trouble” - A Christmas Carol - The Concert

Rebecca Drysdale: “Les Mis” - Key & Peele | Substitute Teacher #3

Eli Brueggemann: “Home For The Holiday (Twin Bed)” - Saturday Night Live | Host: Jimmy Fallon

Craig Gerber: “Merroway Cove” - Sofia The First | The Floating Palace

Noah Gundersen: “Day Is Gone” - Sons Of Anarchy | A Mother’s Work

Tom Kitt: “Bigger!” - 67th Annual Tony Awards

Outstanding Original Main Title Theme Music

Alan Silvestri: COSMOS: A SpaceTime Odyssey

Daniele Luppi: Magic City

Brian Tyler / Robert Grant Lydecker: Sleepy Hollow

Andrew Feltenstein / John Nau: The Spoils Of Babylon

In addition, BMI celebrates its members who recently won Daytime Emmys and Sports Emmys.

Daytime Creative Arts Emmy Awards Winners:

Outstanding Achievement in Music Direction and Composition for a Drama Series
Brian Lydell - Music Director / Gary Kuo - Composer: All My Children

Outstanding Original Song - Drama
Denyse Tontz - Composer & Lyricist: “Parachute”- All My Children

Outstanding Original Song - Main Title and Promo
Craig Gerber - Lyricist: “Sofia the First: Main Title Theme” - Sofia the First

Sports Emmy Awards Winners:

Outstanding Music Composition / Direction / Lyrics
David Robidoux - Composer / Scott Anderson – Arranger / Steve Moseley – Arranger: Hard Knocks - Training Camp with the Cincinnati Bengals


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