JAMES EDWARD BARKER TO SCORE ‘GWEN’


Award-winning composer James Edward Barker has signed on to score Endor Productions and BFI’s upcoming Gothic mystery-thriller Gwen, by first time feature director William McGregor. The film is Produced by Tom Nash and Hilary Bevan Jones for Endor, Lizzie Francke (’71) for the BFI, and stars BAFTA-nominated actress Maxine Peake (Funny Cow, The Theory of Everything) alongside Eleanor…

HANS ZIMMER TO RECEIVE THE MAX STEINER AWARD IN VIENNA


Academy Award and Golden Globe Winner Hans Zimmer to be recognized by Vienna, the City of Music, for his innovative contributions to Music in Film during the annual Hollywood in Vienna Gala and this year’s concert Los Angeles/ Vienna, April 22nd, 2018- Hollywood in Vienna CEO and Founder Sandra Tomek is proud to announce that Academy Award, Tony Award,…

JÓHANN JÓHANNSSON AND RUPERT GREGSON-WILLIAMS ARE THE MAIN WINNERS AT THE 17th WORLD SOUNDTRACK AWARDS


Tonight, the 17th World Soundtrack Awards have been awarded in Ghent. Jóhann Jóhannsson and Rupert Gregson-Williams won Best Film Composer of the Year and Best Television Composer of the Year respectively, while David Shire received the Lifetime Achievement Award for his entire career. Guest of honour during the concert that follows the awards ceremony, is…

DANIEL LICHT (1957-2017)


Daniel Licht, composer of the TV show Dexter, and movies such as Thinner, Hellraiser: Bloodline, Children of the Corn II: The Final Sacrifice, as well as video games including Dishonored, Dishonored 2 & Silent Hill: Downpour passed away on Wednesday, August 2, after a battle with a rare form of sarcoma.

THE 16th WORLD SOUNDTRACK AWARDS WINNERS


Ryuichi Sakamoto received the Lifetime Achievement Award On 19 October, the World Soundtrack Academy announced the winners of the 2016 World Soundtrack Awards in Capitole, Ghent. Film Fest Gent celebrated its 16th edition of the World Soundtrack Awards by focusing on television scores. Brussels Philharmonic and the Flemish Radio Choir performed scores from the most beloved…

PAUL LEONARD-MORGAN EARNS HIS FIRST EMMY® NOMINATION


Outstanding Music Composition For A Series (Original Dramatic Score) for LIMITLESS (July 14, 2016 — Los Angeles, CA) Composer Paul Leonard-Morgan earns his first EMMY® nomination for his work on the CBS series LIMITLESS.  Leonard-Morgan also composed the music for the film on which the series was based.

ATTICUS ROSS SCORES ‘TRIPLE 9’


Oscar-winning composer and Nine Inch Nail co-founder Atticus Ross (The Social Network, Love & Mercy,The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo) has co-scored with Claudia Sarne, Leopold Ross, and Bobby Krlic the new John Hillcoat (Lawless, The Road, The Proposition) crime thriller, Triple 9. Ross is one of the most versatile composers today, and on this…

Composer Profile: Jeremy Nathan Tisser


Jeremy Nathan Tisser is a young, talented composer for film, television and multimedia projects that represents the new wave of artists coming up, that are now facing the realities of this competitive career field. In only a few short years since finishing his studies first at Cal State Northridge, then at the USC Film Scoring Program, Jeremy…

BMI TO HONOR ALEXANDRE DESPLAT WITH BMI ICON AWARD


Chris Montan to receive Classic Contribution Award at Ceremony Slated for May 13 in Beverly Hills LOS ANGELES, April 15, 2015 – Broadcast Music, Inc.® (BMI®), the global leader in music rights management, will present the BMI Icon Award for outstanding career achievement to prolific composer Alexandre Desplat at the organization’s 2015 Film & Television Awards.…

COMPOSER JULIAN WASS TO RELEASE THREE ORIGINAL MOTION PICTURE SOUNDTRACKS ON ITUNES THIS SUMMER


Tribeca Films presents THE BIG ASK available now on VOD Sony Pictures presents THE PRETTY ONE available on VOD June 3rd Snag Films presents LOST FOR LIFE available on VOD in June (MAY 27, 2014- Los Angeles, CA) – Composer, producer, instrumentalist Julian Wass will release three original motion picture soundtracks this summer; THE PRETTY…