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BMI Honors Legendary Composer Mike Post at 70th Annual NAB Dinner in Las Vegas

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From News, posted 4.13.18. BMI proudly celebrated preeminent television composer Mike Post at the 70th annual BMI/NAB Dinner held earlier this week at the Wynn Encore in Las Vegas. Post was honored with the BMI Board of Directors Award for his incomparable contributions to the world of television music as a composer, musician, arranger and… Read more...


American Society of Music Arrangers and Composers Honors Mike Post

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From News, posted 9.26.16. One of the most successful composers in television history, Mike Post was honored recently by the American Society of Music Arrangers and Composers at a luncheon held at CATALINA’s jazz club in LA. The discussion that followed, which was moderated by noted BMI composer, guitarist, arranger, record producer and long-time friend… Read more...


From Iceland to LA, BMI Composer Atli Örvarsson’s Music Soars

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From News, posted 9.12.16. The breadth of Atli Örvarsson’s music is as vast and captivating as the Northern Lights are over his home country of Iceland. As a composer, he provides the edge-of-your-seat scores to the immensely popular NBC TV series Chicago Fire, Chicago PD and Chicago Med. He also wrote the 2016 HARPA Award-winning… Read more...


Christopher Lennertz is an Agent of Change When it Comes to Scoring ABC’s ‘Agent Carter’

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From News, posted 6.23.16. Having scored nearly 50 feature films, numerous network television series, many of the world’s biggest interactive titles, and spending weeks on the Billboard charts, BMI composer Christopher Lennertz is fast becoming one of the industry’s hottest composers. Add to this his new score for ABC’s Agent Carter, which stars Hayley Atwell… Read more...


BMI Foundation Reinstates Pete Carpenter Fellowship With Sonic Fuel Studios

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From News, posted 5.18.16. The BMI Foundation, a nonprofit organization founded in 1985 to encourage the creation, performance, and study of American music, proudly announced the reinstatement of the annual Pete Carpenter Fellowship, a competitive residency for aspiring film, television, and video game composers. The newly enhanced program will award a $3,000 stipend for four… Read more...


BMI Foundation Names Three Winners of 21st Annual Pete Carpenter Fellowship

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From News, posted 2.17.10. The BMI Foundation has named Gerrit Wunder, Elizabeth Luttinger and Peter Bateman the winners of the 21st annual Pete Carpenter Fellowship for aspiring film composers under the age of 35. The Fellowship was established by the BMI Foundation and Mr. Carpenter’s family, colleagues, and friends to honor the late co-composer of… Read more...


BMI Film & Television Awards Tout Composers of Year’s Top Film, Television, & Cable Music

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From News, posted 5.21.09. David Newman Honored for Outstanding Career Achievement; Mike Post Receives Classic Contribution Award BMI honored the composers of music featured in the past year’s top-grossing films, top-rated prime-time network television series, and highest ranking cable network programs tonight at its annual Film & Television Awards. Held at the Beverly Wilshire Hotel… Read more...


Composer David Newman to Receive Richard Kirk Award at BMI Film & Television Awards

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From News, posted 4.20.09. Prolific composer David Newman will receive the Richard Kirk Award for outstanding career achievement at BMI’s annual Film & Television Awards on Wednesday, May 20 in Los Angeles. Staged at the Beverly Wilshire Hotel, the black-tie, invitation-only dinner will also honor the composers of the past year’s top-grossing films, top-rated prime-time… Read more...


David Fleming Named Recipient of Pete Carpenter Film Composing Fellowship

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From News, posted 4.25.08. Composer David Fleming, along with previously touted honoree Bryan Senti, was selected as the 2007 recipient of the 19th Annual BMI Foundation Pete Carpenter Fellowship. BMI Foundation President Ralph N. Jackson originally announced the winners in May 2007, but due to the recent writers’ strike, Fleming’s visit and award presentation was… Read more...


20th Annual Pete Carpenter Film Composer Fellowship Set

From News, posted 10.02.07. The BMI Foundation has announced the opening of the 20th annual Pete Carpenter Fellowship for aspiring film composers under the age of 35. The Fellowship was established by the BMI Foundation and Carpenter’s family, colleagues, and friends to honor the late co-composer of… Read more...


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