Category Archives: Awards

BMI TO HONOR ALAN SILVESTRI WITH ICON AWARD


2017 BMI FILM, TV & VISUAL MEDIA AWARDS CEREMONY TO BE HELD ON MAY 10 IN BEVERLY HILLS

Los Angeles, CA – (April 10, 2017) Broadcast Music, Inc.® (BMI®), the global leader in music rights management, will present the BMI Icon Award for outstanding career achievement to celebrated composer Alan Silvestri at the company’s 2017 Film, TV & Visual Media Awards. The annual ceremony will be held Wednesday, May 10, at the Beverly Wilshire Hotel in Beverly Hills. BMI President & CEO Mike O’Neill and BMI Vice President Film, TV & Visual Media Relations Doreen Ringer-Ross will host the ceremony. Continue reading BMI TO HONOR ALAN SILVESTRI WITH ICON AWARD

FIMUCITÉ HONORS FILMMAKER LUCIO FULCI WITH TRIBUTE CONCERT


Fabio Frizzi

The Tenerife International Film Music Festival will feature a “live-to-picture” screening of the horror film “The Beyond”, scored and performed by composer Fabio Frizzi
The concert will be held on September 22nd at Infanta Leonor Auditorium in Los Cristianos

Santa Cruz de Tenerife, March 28th, 2017.- For its eleventh year, the Tenerife International Film Music Festival (FIMUCITÉ) will open at Infanta Leonor Auditorium in Los Cristianos with a tribute concert to italian filmmaker Lucio Fulci. The festival will screen the film “The Beyond” together with the performance of the music. This “live-to-picture” experience will be conducted by the composer of the score, the prominent Fabio Frizzi. This attractive and thrilling event is included in a varied program of concerts and activities to be held from September 22nd to 30th, thanks to the sponsorship of Cabildo Insular de Tenerife, the Canary Islands Government, and Santa Cruz de Tenerife and Arona City Councils. Continue reading FIMUCITÉ HONORS FILMMAKER LUCIO FULCI WITH TRIBUTE CONCERT

DANNY ELFMAN TO RECEIVE THE MAX STEINER AWARD IN VIENNA


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Danny Elfman

Four-time Oscar nominee Danny Elfman (“The Nightmare Before Christmas”, “Edward Scissorhands”, “Good Will Hunting”, “Milk”) to receive the distinguished Max Steiner Award in the City of Music, Vienna

Vienna/Los Angeles – March 9th, 2017 – Vienna is without a doubt the music capital of the world. More famous composers have lived here than in any other city – in Vienna, music is literally in the air. It’s no surprise that therefore it’s the Austrian born composer Max Steiner (“Gone with the Wind”, “Casablanca”), who is one of the fathers of film music as we know it today. Continue reading DANNY ELFMAN TO RECEIVE THE MAX STEINER AWARD IN VIENNA

TREVOR JONES, DAVID SHIRE AND TYLER BATES AMONG THE GUESTS FOR MOSMA 2017


The Málaga City Council and The Málaga Film Festival Announce the 2017 Program and Guests For The Festival – To Run July 5-9 Continue reading TREVOR JONES, DAVID SHIRE AND TYLER BATES AMONG THE GUESTS FOR MOSMA 2017

THE 2017 OSCAR NOMINATIONS AT THE FILM MUSIC CATEGORIES


BEST ORIGINAL SCORE

  • Mica Levi for “Jackie”
  • Justin Hurwitz for “La La Land”
  • Hauschka, Dustin O’Halloran for “Lion
  • Nicholas Britell for “Moonlight
  • Thomas Newman for “Passengers

Continue reading THE 2017 OSCAR NOMINATIONS AT THE FILM MUSIC CATEGORIES

THE 2016 GRAMMY’S SOUNDTRACK NOMINATIONS


grammy-logo-260x150BEST SCORE SOUNDTRACK FOR VISUAL MEDIA

BRIDGE OF SPIES – Thomas Newman
THE HATEFUL EIGHT – Ennio Morricone
THE REVENANT – Alva Noto & Ryuichi Sakamoto
STAR WARS: THE FORCE AWAKENS – John Williams
STRANGER THINGS VOLUME 1 – Kyle Dixon & Michael Stein
STRANGER THINGS VOLUME 2 – Kyle Dixon & Michael Stein Continue reading THE 2016 GRAMMY’S SOUNDTRACK NOMINATIONS

LALO SCHIFRIN TO RECEIVE COMMANDEUR OF ARTS AND LETTERS BY FRANCE’S ORDRE DES ARTS ET DES LETTRES


Schifrin To Appear At Two Festivals As A Special Guest
Cinematheque Festival To Feature a Retrospective of Schifrin’s Films (November 9-14)
Festival du Cinéma & Musique de Film de la Baule Featuring Tribute To Schifrin With A Special Concert Featuring His Music (November 9-13)

(October 27, 2016 – Los Angeles, CA) – On November 8th France’s Ordre des Arts et des Lettres will be presenting composer Lalo Schifrin with their prestigious Commandeur of Arts and Letters. Two festivals in France will be paying tribute to Schifrin over the subsequent seven days. Continue reading LALO SCHIFRIN TO RECEIVE COMMANDEUR OF ARTS AND LETTERS BY FRANCE’S ORDRE DES ARTS ET DES LETTRES

30th BRAUNSCHWEIG INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL HOUNORS FILM COMPOSER PATRICK DOYLE


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Patrick Doyle

The festival to take place November 7th – 13th, 2016-10-23 Continue reading 30th BRAUNSCHWEIG INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL HOUNORS FILM COMPOSER PATRICK DOYLE